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conj. until, when
Other meanings
[děng]   v. wait
[děng]   n./m. grade, rank; kind, type
[děng]   char. equal in number or degree
[děng]   aux. and so on, and so forth, etc.; indicating the end of an enumeration

Simplified Chinese


Traditional Chinese

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.
déng wó bǎ tā gǎo dìng le zài gào su nǐ
phr. Wait, I will tell you when I get it done.
déng wǒ tuì xiū le , wǒ yào qù nóng cūn ān jiā .
phr. After I retire, I will settle down in the countryside.
déng wǒ shuì zhao le , mā ma cái lí kāi .
phr. Mom didn't leave until I fell asleep.