nǎi milk

Made up of [ female; woman radical 38, nǎi to be; thus; so ]

Note

A picture combining woman and swollen breasts and abdomen (also phonetic) to give idea of mother's breast milk

Related characters


Using : hǎo (good) ān (peace) nǚ (woman) tā (she) jiě (elder sister) fù (woman) mèi (younger sister) rú (as) shǐ (to begin) mā (mother) ǎi (low) yào (want) gū (paternal aunt) xìng (surname) lóu (multi-story building)

Sounds same

nǎi (to be)

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Pronunciation

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