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diǎo

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diǎo Meaning

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Pīnyīn Pronunciation
diǎo | diao3
English translation
variant of diǎo [diǎo]
penis
Pīnyīn Pronunciation
niǎo | niao3
English translation
bird
CL: zhī
> zhǐ [zhī], qún [qún]

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About diǎo

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Number of strokes

5

Traditional form

niǎo

Contains the radical

diǎo

Part of speech

Status morpheme / 状态语素 Zhuàngtài yǔsù

Learning hint

Simplified form of , a bird

Etymology of diǎo

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Type

pictographic

Positional decomposition

Explanation

Simplified form of niǎo . Pictograph of a bird.

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Example sentences using diǎo

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Bǎi diǎo 齐鸣报春 dào .

The song of birds heralds the approach of spring.

diǎo 人类 rénlèi dōu shì 脊椎 jǐ zhuī 动物 dòngwù .

Fish, birds, and human beings are vertebrates.

破晓 pò xiǎo shí 鸟儿 niǎo r 不断 bùduàn 吱吱 de jiào , 我们 wǒmen chǎo xǐng le .

The birds, chirping relentlessly, woke us up at daybreak.

游隼 yóu sǔn 捕到鸟类 niǎo lèi 猎物 liè wù shí ,通常 tōngcháng shì xiān 拔掉 bá diào 它们 tā men de 羽毛 yǔ máo , zài ròu 撕下 lái .

Peregrine falcons usually pluck the feathers and strip the flesh off their bird prey.

清晨 qīngchén diǎo jiào zuì huān .

Birds sing loudest in the early morning.

Words with diǎo

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FrequencySimplifiedMeaningTraditional
diǎo bird niǎo
鸟儿 niǎo r bird鳥兒
小鸟 xiǎo niǎo penis (kiddie term)小鳥
鸟类 niǎo lèi birds鳥類
雷鸟 léi niǎo capercaillie (Lagopus, several species)雷鳥
鸟巢 niǎo cháo bird's nest鳥巢
鸵鸟 tuó niǎo ostrich鴕鳥
飞鸟 fēi niǎo bird飛鳥
鸟笼 niǎo lóng birdcage鳥籠
花鸟 huā niǎo painting of birds and flowers花鳥
蜂鸟 fēng niǎo hummingbird蜂鳥
火烈鸟 huǒ liè niǎo flamingo火烈鳥
知更鸟 zhī gēng niǎo redbreast知更鳥
啄木鸟 zhuó mù niǎo woodpecker啄木鳥
鸟瞰 niǎo kàn bird's-eye view鳥瞰
小鸟依人 xiǎo niǎo yī rén fig. cute and helpless-looking小鳥依人
鸟鸣 niǎo míng birdsong鳥鳴
布谷鸟 bù gǔ niǎo cuckoo (Cercococcyx spp.)布谷鳥
鸟语花香 niǎo yǔ huā xiāng lit. birdsong and fragrant flowers (idiom); fig. the intoxication of a beautiful spring day鳥語花香
惊弓之鸟 jīng gōng zhī niǎo lit. a bird startled by the mere twang of a bow (idiom)驚弓之鳥
水鸟 shuǐ niǎo water bird水鳥
鸟枪 niǎo qiāng air gun鳥槍
鸟兽 niǎo shòu fauna鳥獸
鸟窝 niǎo wō bird's nest鳥窩

diǎo Decomposition & Compounds

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diǎo Compounds

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