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The Cantonese word waan - 湾 - waan1
(bay in Cantonese)





Romanization (Jyutping)

waan1

English translations

bay"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.
, bend in a river"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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gulf"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.

Chinese character (simplified):

湾 ( waan / waan1 ) in traditional characters
Character complexity
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is composed of 12 strokes and therefore is of average complexity compared to the other simplified Chinese characters (average: 13.1 strokes).

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

water  |  river bend
湾 ( waan / waan1 ) belongs to the 1000 most common Chinese characters (rank 699)
Other characters that are pronounced waan1 in Cantonese
More words that mean bay in Cantonese
juk1 ( 澳 )

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