replaces 啊[a5] when following the vowel "u" or "ao"
Jia Pingwa (1952-), Chinese novelist
Chinese giant salamander (Andrias davidianus)
arranged betrothal of minors
infant's part in opera, usually played by child actor
baby Chinese cabbage (mini-sized variety)
doll (of Western appearance)
(coll.) to induce an abortion (Tw)