n./m./v. line; raft; platoon; row, line; to put in order, to line up; to rehearse
Other meanings
[pái]   n./v. (abbr.) volleyball team; (western-style dish) piece, slice of meat; discharge, emit; push
[pǎi]   v. to shape a shoe with a last

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.
ān pái
v./n. plan, arrange; arrangement
pái duì
v. wait in line, queue
qǐng wèn wǒ yīng gāi pái nǎ tiáo duì ?
phr. Excuse me, can you tell me at which queue I should wait?
rén men zài děng chē de shí hou zhàn chéng yì pái .
phr. People queued in a row when waiting for the bus.
cǎi pái
v. to rehearse
pái liè
v. to arrange, to rank, to put in order
biān pái
v. arrange, lay out
pái le yí kè zhōng de duì
phr. have waited in the line for fifteen minutes
zhú pái
n. bamboo raft