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The Cantonese word doi - 待 - doi6
(to wait for in Cantonese)





Romanization (Jyutping)

doi6

English translations

to wait for, to deal with, to entertain, need"Why are some translations grayed out?"
Grayed-out terms are meanings of the character which cannot be used as translations. For example, 必 has the meaning must / to have to. However, the Cantonese translation for "must" is not 必 but 必须.
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to treat

Chinese character (simplified):

The traditional Chinese characters of doi6 are identical with the modern (simplified) characters displayed above.
Character complexity
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is composed of 9 strokes and therefore is of low complexity compared to the other simplified Chinese characters (average: 13.1 strokes).

Tags and additional information
(Meaning of individual characters, character components etc.)

to await  |  to be continued
待 ( doi / doi6 ) belongs to the 1000 most common Chinese characters (rank 519)
Other characters that are pronounced doi6 in Cantonese
More words that mean to wait for in Cantonese
hau6 ( 候 )
More words that mean to deal with in Cantonese
baan6 ( 办 )

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