Word and Radical Components of 尿布

The Chinese word 尿布 is analysed below into its constituent words and the words into radicals. By seeing the breakdown of the word in this way you can more easily learn and recognise the word.


Component Pinyin Meanings
尿布 niàobù 1. n. nappy; diaper

尿布 ⇨ 尿 + 布
Component Pinyin Meanings
尿 niào 1. urine
2. to urinate; to pee
3. (dialectal Mandarin)
4.    to pay attention to someone
5.    to yield to; to give up; to admit defeat
6.    to fear; to be afraid of (the other party in a fight)
7.    to lose heart; to be discouraged; to be cowardly
8.    courage; guts
9.    smug; cocky; pleased with oneself
suī 10. (colloquial) urine
11. (colloquial) to urinate; to pee
12. (dialectal Mandarin) bad; spineless; poor; damned
13. (Southwestern Mandarin)
14.    to fail; to break down
15.    ugly; plain-looking
16.    wantonly; arbitrarily; carelessly
1. cotton cloth, textiles
     cotton cloth
2. to announce, to proclaim
     to declare, to proclaim, to announce
3. to spread
     to be found everywhere, to be spread all over

尿 ⇨ 尸 + 水
Component Pinyin Meanings
shī 1. corpse; carcass
1. water

布 ⇨ + 巾
Component Pinyin Meanings
1.
jīn 1. kerchief
2. towel
3. turban