gāi
v./pro. to owe; this, indicating somebody or something mentioned before, mainly used in formal document
Other meanings
[gāi]   av. should, to be somebody's turn to do something
[gāi]   v. to deserve, ought to, would, used in exclamatory sentences as an intensifier
    speech (for )
    to say, to talk; speech, word; character, word, sentence (for )

Simplified Chinese

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Traditional Chinese

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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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tā hái gāi wó wú bǎi kuài qián ne .
phr. He still owes me 500 RMB.
gāi xiào
n. this school