Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)
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琵琶 ( pipa / pípá ) is composed of these characters:
The traditional Chinese characters of pípá are identical with the modern (simplified) characters displayed above.
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Version 5.30 / Last updated: 2020-10-23