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The Chinese word nanbian - 南边 - nánbiān
(south in Chinese)

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English translations

south, southern part

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Chinese characters  ( nanbian / nánbiān ) with pronunciation (English translation: south )
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南边 ( nanbian / nánbiān ) is composed of these characters: (nan) , (bian)
南边 ( nanbian / nánbiān ) in traditional characters
Chinese Pinyin example sentence with 南边 ( nanbian / nánbiān ) Writing in Pinyin
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Wo de jiaxiang weiyu Shanghai de nanbian.
Wŏ de jiāxiāng wèiyú Shànghăi de nánbiān.

 – English translation: My hometown is (located) at the south of Shanghai.

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More words that mean south in Chinese
nán ( 南 )

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