nǎo
n. brain; brainpower
Other meanings
[nǎo]   char. head; essence; odd bits and pieces of sth
    moon (for )
    meat (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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diàn nǎo
n. computer
nǎo zi
n. brain, mind
dà nǎo
n. brain
nǎo jīn
n. brains, mind; way of thinking
nǎo lì
n. brains, mental power
fèi nǎo jīn
phr. rack one's brain; be troublesome
xí nǎo
v./n. brainwash; brainwashing