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世伯
Main
English Definitionuncle (affectionate name for a friend older than one's father); old friend
Simplified Script世伯
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinshìbó
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄕˋ ㄅㄛˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)sai3baak3
Word Decomposition
shìlife; age; generation; era; world; lifetime; epoch; descendant; noble; (Chinese surname)
father's elder brother; senior; paternal elder uncle; eldest of brothers; respectful form of address; Count, third of five orders of nobility 五等爵位

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Words With Same Head Word    
世界shìjièworld
世纪shìjìcentury
世代shìdàifor many generations; generation; era; age
世事shìshìaffairs of life; things of the world
世间shìjiānworld; earth
Words With Same Tail Word    
亚伯yàbóAbe (short form for Abraham); Abel, a figure of Jewish, Christian and Muslim mythologies
哈伯hābóEdwin Hubble (1889-1953), US astronomer; Fritz Haber (1868-1934), German chemist
大伯dàbóhusband's older brother; brother-in-law
将伯jiāngbóto ask for assistance
屠伯túbóbutcher; fig. brutal killer
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