Forum Rocket Chinese Chinese Vocab 牛(niú)=cow, ox, bull; 奶(nǎi)=milk, woman's breast, nurse; What do you think (niúnǎi) mean?

牛(niú)=cow, ox, bull; 奶(nǎi)=milk, woman's breast, nurse; What do you think (niúnǎi) mean?

John-H8

牛(niú)=cow, ox, bull; 奶(nǎi)=milk, woman's breast, nurse; What do you think 牛奶
 (niúnǎi) mean?
 

Robert-C7

奶 (niúnǎi) = milk, cow's milk in particular

Also, 奶酪 (nǎilào) = cheese

 

John-H8

Hi Robert,
Thank you for your reply and an additional word cheese.
I think 酪(lào)=curled milk 
奶酪 (nǎilào) = cheese

Robert-C7

That is interesting - thank you.

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