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亚洲
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English DefinitionAsia; abbr. for 亚细亚洲
Simplified Script亚洲
Traditional Script亞洲
Pinyinyàzhōu
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
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Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄧㄚˋ ㄓㄡ
Cantonese (Jyutping)aa3zau1
Part of Speech(专有名) proper noun
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Proficiency Test LevelHSK=4
Word Decomposition
Asia; Asian; second; next to; inferior; sub-
zhōucontinent; island in a river

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Words With Same Head Word    
亚军yàjūnsecond place (in a sports contest); runner-up
亚太yàtàiAsia-Pacific
亚欧yà'ōusee 欧亚
亚丁yàdīngAden
亚伯yàbóAbe (short form for Abraham); Abel, a figure of Jewish, Christian and Muslim mythologies
Words With Same Tail Word    
欧洲ōuzhōuEurope; abbr. for 欧罗巴洲
非洲fēizhōuAfrica; abbr. for 阿非利加洲
澳洲àozhōuAustralia; abbr. for 澳大利亚洲
五洲wǔzhōufive continents; the world
大洲dàzhōucontinent
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