Definitions for qipao

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  1. qipao(Noun)

    A traditional dress worn by Chinese women

  2. Origin: From 旗袍.


  1. Cheongsam

    The cheongsam is a body-hugging one-piece Chinese dress for women, also known in Mandarin Chinese as qipao, and Mandarin gown in English. The stylish and often tight-fitting cheongsam or qipao that is best known today was created in the 1920s in Shanghai and made fashionable by socialites and upper class women.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of qipao in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of qipao in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Osmond Chan:

    We prefer to call it cheongsam -- not qipao, cheongsam means long robe in Cantonese and actually only became a common woman's wear after the May Fourth Movement( 1919), or the New Culture Movement.

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