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一代一代
Traditional Chinese
一代一代
Mandarin pinyin pronunciation
yī dài yī dài
Cantonese jyutpin pronunciation
/(yat1 doi6 yat1 doi6 )
Short definition generation after generation
Usage frequency Very infrequent
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All available English definitions generation after generationAdso icon /
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这些(zhè xiē) these
古老(gǔ lǎo) ancient
习俗(xí sú) (n) custom
都是(dōushì) all
一代一代( yī dài yī dài) generation after generation
相传(xiāng chuán) to pass on
下来(xià lai) to come down
(dedì) of

These old customs have been handed down from generation to generation.

神话(shén huà) legend
(hé) with
传说(chuán shuō) legend
应该(yīng gāi) should
一代一代( yī dài yī dài) generation after generation
(dedì) of
传承(chuán chéng) traditional
下去(xià qù xià qu) to go on

Myths and legends should be handed down from generation to generation.

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