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de
par. used with an adjective or an attributive phrase; used to form a noun; used to emphasize the doer, time or place
Other meanings
[dí]   char. (lit) truly, really, without doubt
[dì]   char. target, bull's eye (not used alone)
    white
 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.
EXAMPLES
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zhè shì zhǎo nín de qián
phr. Here is your change.
cháng jiǔ de yǒu yì
phr. long-lasting friendship
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nǐ shì nǎ nián chū shēng de
phr. When were you born?
qián xiǎn de dào lǐ
phr. plain truth, simple truth
xiǎo de shí hou
phr. childhood, when someone is very young
nǚ de
n./adj. woman; of women
mài shuǐ de
n. (oral) people who sells water, water seller
yì hái lǐ de jù lí
phr. a distance of one nautical mile
wǒ de ài hào
nphr. my hobby
bái sè de
phr. white-colored; the white one
xīn de
phr. (attributive) new; (used as a noun) the new one
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zhè shì wǒ de shū
phr. This is my book.
zuì jìn de yín háng
nphr. nearest bank
nǐ de zuó shǒu biān
phr. your left-hand side
yǒu xué wen de rén
nphr. scholar; learned man
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zhè lí tǐng rè de
phr. It's rather hot here.
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bú shì , shì sòng bào zhǐ de .
phr. No, it's not. It's the newspaper delivery guy.