也许

也许 yěxǔ

也许 yěxǔ Meaning

Learn the Pinyin Pronunciation and 2 English Translations of the word 也许 yěxǔ .

Pīnyīn Pronunciation
yěxǔ | ye3 xu3
English translation
perhaps
maybe

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Traditional form

也許

Part of speech

Adverb / 副词 fù cí Fù cí
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Etymology of 也许 yěxǔ

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Explanation

Origin unclear. Variously explained as a pictograph of a snake, a vulva, a funnel, a crying child, or an ideograph depicting a pause in speech.

Positional decomposition

⿻? gōu

Number of Strokes

3

Type

pictophonetic

Explanation

Simplified form of . Phonosemantic compound. yán represents the meaning and represents the sound.

Phonetic compound

Semantic compound

yán

Positional decomposition

讠午

Number of Strokes

6

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Example sentences using 也许 yěxǔ

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也许 yěxǔ 有人 yǒu rén shè dào ne .

Maybe somebody found it.

Zuò 起来 qǐlai , xiě 下他 de mèng , 然后 ránhòu 继续 jìxù shuì , 也许 yěxǔ yòu zuò gēng duō 的梦.

He sits up, records his dream, and goes back to sleep, perhaps to dream some more.

gěi gēn 木棍 mù gùn ,也许 yěxǔ 你用 zhāo .

Here's a stick in case you should need it.

tiān Yīn 上来 shàng lái le , 今天 jīntiān 下午 xiàwǔ 也许 yěxǔ yǒu .

It's clouding up. Maybe it'll rain this afternoon.

āi , jiù guài le , ” 汤姆 Tāng mǔ shuì , “ Guò 也许 yěxǔ 他们 tā men 只是 zhǐ shì zài 心里 xīn li niàn .

" Well, that's funny,' said Tom. " But maybe they say it to themselves.

也许 yěxǔ Decomposition

See the 6 Chinese characters that make up 也许 yěxǔ and their own compounds.

也许 yěxǔ Compounds

See all 54 Chinese words that contain the characters that make up the word 也许 yěxǔ in their composition.

      • tān
    • de
      • ,
    • Shī
      • shì , , , shī , , , ,
    • Chí
    • , tuō , chí , chí , , , , , chǐ , , , , , jiě , xiè , chí , shī , , , , , tuó , tuó , , , , tuó , , , , chī , , , , , , , , , chí ,
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