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The Chinese word shoudu - 首都 - shŏudū
(capital in Chinese)

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Chinese characters  ( shoudu / shŏudū ) with pronunciation (English translation: capital )

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首都 ( shoudu / shŏudū ) is composed of these characters: (shou) , (dou)
The traditional Chinese characters of shŏudū are identical with the modern (simplified) characters displayed above.

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首都 ( shoudu / shŏudū ) belongs to the 3000 most common composed words in Chinese language (rank 1092)
Chinese words containing the word 首都 ( shoudu / shŏudū ) :
shŏudū guójì jīchăng ( 首都国际机场 : the Capital International Airport, Beijing ), shŏudū jùchăng ( 首都剧场 : capital theatre )
More words that mean capital in Chinese
bĕn ( 本 ), jīng ( 京 ), zībĕn ( 资本 ), zīchăn ( 资产 )

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