Kuai Le - Daily Mandarin Lesson

"Happy" in Mandarin Chinese

Kuai Le
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Meaning

happy; merry

Pronunciation

Tone marks: ►kuài lè
Tone numbers: kuai4 le4

Chinese Characters

Traditional: 快樂
Simplified: 快乐

First Character: 快 (kuài) – ; fast; quick; swift;
Second Character: 樂 (lè) – (surname); happy; laugh; cheerful

Examples of Kuài Lè

Audio files are marked with ►

►Tā guò dehěn kuàilè.
她過得很快樂。
她过得很快乐。
She is happy with her life.

►Xīn nián kuài lè.
新年快樂。
新年快乐。
Happy New Year.