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The Chinese word nainai - 奶奶 - năinai
(grandmother in Chinese)

Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)


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English translations

granny, grandma, granny

Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( nainai / năinai ) with pronunciation (English translation: grandmother )

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奶奶 ( nainai / năinai ) is composed of these characters: (nai) , (nai)
The traditional Chinese characters of năinai are identical with the modern (simplified) characters displayed above.
Chinese Pinyin example sentence with 奶奶 ( nainai / năinai ) Writing in Pinyin
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If you cannot use Chinese characters, it is preferable to use the Pinyin with tones. Only use the Pinyin without tones if there's no other option (e.g. writing a text message from/to a mobile phone that doesn't support special characters such as ā, í, ŏ, ù).

Wo de nainai ganggang qushi le.
Wŏ de năinai gānggāng qùshì le.

 – English translation: My grandmother has just passed away.

Tags and additional information
(Meaning of individual characters, character components etc.)

female  |  milk
奶奶 ( nainai / năinai ) belongs to the 500 most common composed words in Chinese language (rank 482)
More words that mean grandmother in Chinese
wàipó ( 外婆 )

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