25 Literal Translations Of Chinese Words To Make You Chuckle

Many words or concepts in Chinese are built up from other simpler concepts. For example, the word “computer” in Chinese is basically the words “electric” and “brain.” Well, technically each of those words has a corresponding symbol. Therefore, the word “computer” would be those two symbols next to each other. Congratulations! You now speak Chinese! Okay, not really. But maybe you can still enjoy these 25 Literal Translations Of Chinese Words To Make You Chuckle!

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大熊猫 - big bear cat

pandaSource: translate.google.com, Image: pixabay.com (public domain)

Panda

24

老师 - old expert

teacherSource: translate.google.com, Image: www.pexels.com (public domain)

Teacher


23

英国 - brave country

ukSource: translate.google.com

UK

22

百事可乐 - 100 things cola

pepsiSource: translate.google.com

Pepsi


21

仙人掌 - immortal man’s palm

cactusSource: translate.google.com, Image: pixabay.com (public domain)

Cactus



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