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barbarian
bɑːr'b(ə)riːən
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English Definition
(形) As an adjective
  1. Without civilizing influences.
(名) As a noun
  1. A crude uncouth ill-bred person lacking culture or refinement.
  2. A member of an uncivilized people.
Hyphenationbar•bar•i•an
Part of Speech(名) noun, (形) adjective
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野蛮人yěmán rénbarbarian
野蛮yěmánbarbarous; uncivilized
生番shēngfānbarbarian; aboriginal savage
蛮子mánzibarbarian; slave servant; (old) contemptuous term for people from southern China (used by northern Chinese people)
mánbarbarian; bullying; very; quite; rough; reckless
蛮夷mányícommon term for non-Han peoples in former times, not exclusively derogatory; barbarian
fānforeign (non-Chinese); barbarian; measure word for occurrences (of an event, action or speech utterance); measure word for iterations: times, -fold (as in twofold etc); measure word for situations: kind, sort
胡人húrénethnic groups in the north and west of China in ancient times; foreigner; barbarian
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