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English DefinitionHouma county level city in Linfen 临汾, Shanxi
Simplified Script侯马
Traditional Script侯馬
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄏㄡˊ ㄇㄚˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)hau4maa5
Part of Speech(专有名) proper noun
Word Decomposition
hóumarquis, second of the five orders of ancient Chinese nobility 五等爵位; nobleman or high official; (Chinese surname)
horse; horse or cavalry piece in Chinese chess; knight in Western chess; (Chinese surname); abbr. for Malaysia 马来西亚

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侯门hóuménnoble house
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
侯宗宾hóu zōng bīnHou Zongbin
侯伍杰hóu wǔ jiéHou Wujie
Words With Same Tail Word    
出马chūmǎto set out (on a campaign); to stand for election; to throw one's cap in the ring
千军万马qiān jūn wàn mǎmagnificent army with thousands of men and horses (idiom); impressive display of manpower; all the King's horses and all the King's men
罗马luómǎRome, capital of Italy
司马sīmǎMinister of War (official title in pre-Han Chinese states); (Chinese surname)
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