dài
v. in place of, instead of, take the place of
Other meanings
[dài]   n. period; generation; dynasty
    person, man
 n/a 
Simplified stroke orders are based on the 'Standard of National Commonly-used Mandarin Chinese Characters (现代汉语通用字笔顺规范)', issued by the China National Language and Character Working Committee (国家语言文字工作委员会) on April 7th 1997. Traditional stroke orders are based on information issued by the Taiwan Ministry of Education.
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dài lǐ
n./v. agency, representation, agent; act as agent
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qǐng dài wǒ xiàng nǐ fù mǔ wèn hǎo .
phr. Please send my regards to your parents.
dài tì
v. replace, substitute for, take the place of
dài bàn
v. act on somebody's behalf, do something for somebody