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beard

noun [C]  us   /bɪərd/
hair that grows on the lower part of a man’s face, sometimes including the hair that grows above the lips
Translations of “beard”
in Arabic لِحْية…
in Korean 수염…
in Malaysian janggut, jejanggut…
in French barbe, arête…
in Turkish sakal…
in Italian barba…
in Chinese (Traditional) (下巴上的)鬍鬚, 山羊鬍…
in Russian борода…
in Polish broda…
in Vietnamese râu, ngạnh…
in Spanish barba, arista…
in Portuguese barba…
in Thai เครา, ขนแหลมที่รวงข้าว…
in German der Bart, die Grannen…
in Catalan barba…
in Japanese あごひげ…
in Indonesian janggut, rambut jagung…
in Chinese (Simplified) (下巴上的)胡须, 山羊胡子…
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