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侯门
Main
English Definitionnoble house
Simplified Script侯门
Traditional Script侯門
Pinyinhóumén
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄏㄡˊ ㄇㄣˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)hau4mun4
Word Decomposition
hóumarquis, second of the five orders of ancient Chinese nobility 五等爵位; nobleman or high official; (Chinese surname)
méngate; door; gateway; doorway; opening; valve; switch; way to do something; knack; family; house; (religious) sect; school (of thought); class; category; phylum or division (taxonomy); measure word for large guns; measure word for lessons, subjects, branches of technology; (suffix) -gate (i.e. scandal; derived from Watergate); (Chinese surname)

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Words With Same Head Word    
侯爵hóujuémarquis
侯马hóumǎHouma county level city in Linfen 临汾, Shanxi
侯赛因hóu sài yīnHusain or Hussein (name); Hussein (c. 626-680), Muslim leader whose martyrdom is commemorated at Ashura; Saddam Hussein al Tikriti (1937-2006), dictator of Iraq 1979-2003
侯马市hóumǎ shìHouma county level city in Linfen 临汾, Shanxi
侯宗宾hóu zōng bīnHou Zongbin
Words With Same Tail Word    
部门bùméndepartment; branch; section; division
专门zhuānménspecialist; specialized; customized
出门chūménto go out; to leave home; to go on a journey; away from home; (of a woman) to get married
大门dàménentrance; door; gate; large and influential family
对门duìménthe building or room opposite
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