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The Chinese word nenggou - 能够 - nénggòu
(can in Chinese)

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English translations

can, to be able to,
would, to be capable of, may

Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( nenggou / nénggòu ) with pronunciation (English translation: can )

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能够 ( nenggou / nénggòu ) is composed of these characters: (neng) , (gou)
能够 ( nenggou / nénggòu ) in traditional characters

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capable  |  enough
能够 ( nenggou / nénggòu ) belongs to the 100 most common composed words in Chinese language (rank 61)
More words that mean can in Chinese
( 可 ), kĕyĭ ( 可以 ), néng ( 能 )

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