Uncle Hanzi (汉字叔叔）
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Character: 笑English Senses For (英文): xiao4
to laugh / to smile / to grin / to giggle / to titter / to chuckle / to snicker / to guffaw / to ridicule / to deride / to jeer
New! Simplification explanation under construction.
夭 yao1 wo4
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New! etymology explanation under construction.
From bamboo 竹 and phonetic 夭. Meaning to laugh（note: old Chinese bamboo slat books)
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