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The Chinese word yiban - 一般 - yībān
(generally in Chinese)

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Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)


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English translations

generally, ordinary, the same as,
in general, usual, average

Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( yiban / yībān ) with pronunciation (English translation: generally )

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一般 ( yiban / yībān ) is composed of these characters: (yi) , (ban)
The traditional Chinese characters of yībān are identical with the modern (simplified) characters displayed above.

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one  |  kind
一般 ( yiban / yībān ) belongs to the 500 most common composed words in Chinese language (rank 102)
More words that mean ordinary in Chinese
biàn ( 便 ), cháng ( 常 ), jiăndān ( 简单 )

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