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The Chinese word meili - 美丽 - mĕilì
("beautiful" in Chinese)

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Chinese character meili ( mĕilì ) with pronunciation (English translation: beautiful )
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美麗 (meili / mĕilì) is composed of these characters: (mei) , (li)
美丽 (meili / mĕilì) in traditional characters
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Ta hen meili.
Tā hĕn mĕilì.

 – English translation: She is very beautiful.

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beauty  |  also: pretty  |    |  

美丽 (meili / mĕilì) belongs to the 500 most common composed words in Chinese language (rank 186)
More words that mean beautiful in Chinese
hăokàn ( 好看 ), mĕi ( 美 )

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