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Wednesday, September 14, 2016
歲 - Years old
Today's Chinese word of the day is 歲 which means years old.
In Mandarin 歲 is pronounced suì.
It's not used with 是 shì but used by itself meaning am X years old.
For example 我三十六歲 Wǒ sān shí liù suì meaning I'm 36 years old.