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宁死不屈

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Pīnyīn
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HSK
rather die than submit (idiom)

Character decomposition:

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Mandarin
Pīnyīn
Unihan Definition
standalone and in compounds
Jyutping
Cantonese
Variant
Four corner
Cangjie
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 *宁* | 宁* | *宁
5画
calm, peaceful, serene; healthy
3020.1
JMN
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 *死* | 死* | *死
6画
die; dead; death
1021.2
MNP
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 *不* | 不* | *不
4画
no, not; un-; negative prefix
1090.0
MF
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 *屈* | 屈* | *屈
8画
bend, flex; bent, crooked; crouch
7727.2
SUU

Word decomposition:

SimplifiedEnglish Definition
rather die than submit (idiom)
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  *宁* | 宁* | *宁
old variant of 寧|宁
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  *宁* | 宁* | *宁
abbr. for Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region 寧夏回族自治區|宁夏回族自治区 / abbr. for Nanjing 南京 / surname Ning
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *宁* | 宁* | *宁
peaceful / to pacify / to visit (one's parents etc)
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  *宁* | 宁* | *宁
would rather / to prefer / how (emphatic) / Taiwan pr. [ning2]
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  *宁* | 宁* | *宁
variant of 寧|宁
 
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  *死* | 死* | *死
to die / impassable / uncrossable / inflexible / rigid / extremely / damned
  
  
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  *不* | 不* | *不
(negative prefix) / not / no
  
unyielding / unbending
   
   
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *屈* | 屈* | *屈
surname Qu
   
   
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  *屈* | 屈* | *屈
bent / to feel wronged