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The Chinese word tamen - 它们 - tāmen
("they" in Chinese)

Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)


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English translations

they, them

Chinese character (modern = simplified):

Chinese character tamen ( tāmen ) with pronunciation (English translation: they )
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它們 (tamen / tāmen) is composed of these characters: (ta) , (men)
它们 (tamen / tāmen) in traditional characters
Chinese Pinyin example sentence with 它们 ( tamen / tāmen ) Writing in Pinyin

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If you cannot use Chinese charactes, it is preferable to use the Pinyin with tones (in dark blue). Only use the Pinyin without tones (in grey) if there's no other option (e.g. writing a text message from/to a mobile phone that doesn't support special charactes such as ā, í, ŏ, ù).
Ni bixu xuanze tamen zhong de yige.
Nĭ bìxū xuănzé tāmēn zhōng de yīgè.

 – English translation: You must choose one of them.

Tags and additional information
(Meaning of individual characters, character components etc.)

it  |  suffix to indicate plurality  |    |  
refers to things and animals
它们 (tamen / tāmen) belongs to the 50 most common composed words in Chinese language (rank 48)
More words that mean they in Chinese
tāmen ( 他们 ), tāmen ( 她们 )

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