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Pīnyīn Pronunciation
tā | ta1
English translation
he or him
(used for either sex when the sex is unknown or unimportant)
(used before sb's name for emphasis)
(used as a meaningless mock object)
other
another
other, another; he, she, it

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Number of strokes

5

Traditional form

Contains the radical

rén

Part of speech

Pronoun / 代词 dài cí Dàicí

Learning hint

An additional, "also"   person  rén

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Type

ideographic

Positional decomposition

亻也

Explanation

Phonosemantic compound. rén represents the meaning and represents the sound.

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发现 fāxiàn xiàng 平日 píng rì 一样 yīyàng zài 花园 huā yuán zuò zhāo hǎo mèng .

I found him in the garden, dreaming away as usual.

他们 tā men gěi 盐水 Yán shuǐ hǎo ràng 她吐出 lái .

They gave her salty water to make her vomit.

zhǔ hǎo de 鸡肉 jī ròu 撕开 jiù 开始 kāishǐ chī 起来 qǐlai .

He tore the cooked chicken apart and began to eat it.

shuì 昨晚 zuó wǎn hǎo 担心 dānxīn .

He said he had concerned for me very much last night.

de 客人 kèrén dào jiù qǐng lǐng jìn lái hǎo ?

When my visitor arrives, see him in, will you?

Words with

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FrequencySimplifiedMeaningTraditional
he or him
他们 tā men they他們
其他 qítā other其他 qítā
他妈的 tā mā de fucking他媽的
他人 tā rén another他人 tā rén
吉他 jí tā guitar (loanword)吉他 jí tā
维他命 wéi tā mìng vitamin (loanword)維他命
他国 tā guó another country他國
犹他州 Yóu tā zhōu Utah猶他州
马耳他 Mǎ ěr tā Malta馬耳他
犹他 Yóu tā Utah猶他
利他 lì tā altruism利他 lì tā
别无他法 bié wú tā fǎ there is no alternative別無他法
南达科他州 Nán Dá kē tā zhōu South Dakota, US state南達科他州
安非他明 ān fēi tā míng amphetamine (loanword)安非他明 ān fēi tā míng
他乡遇故知 tā xiāng yù gù zhī meeting an old friend in a foreign place (idiom)他鄉遇故知
他乡 tā xiāng foreign land他鄉
北达科他州 Běi Dá kē tā zhōu North Dakota, US state北達科他州
异国他乡 yì guó tā xiāng foreign lands and places (idiom); living as expatriate異國他鄉

Decomposition & Compounds

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Decomposition

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Compounds

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