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PinYin wā    Simplified 哇    Traditional
  1. Wow!
  2. sound of child's crying
  3. sound of vomiting
PinYin wa    Simplified 哇    Traditional
  1. replaces 啊[a5] when following the vowel "u" or "ao"

Chinese meanings

  1. BS 口 | BH 6
    象声词,形容呕吐声、大哭声等:打得孩子~~叫│~的一声把刚吃的东西全吐了。 另见·wa。

    ◆ 哇
    wa
    BS 口 | BH 6
    助词,‘啊’受到前一字收音u或ao的影响而发生的变音:才几天工夫功夫~,麦子就长过了膝盖│你好~?另见wā。

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