YellowBridge Chinese Language & Culture
Chinese Language Center

Learn Mandarin Mandarin-English Dictionary & Thesaurus

New Search

公室
Main
English Definitionoffice (room); ruling families during Spring and Autumn period
Simplified Script公室
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyingōngshì
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄍㄨㄥ ㄕˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)gung1sat1
Word Decomposition
gōngpublic; collectively owned; common; international (e.g. high seas, metric system, calendar); make public; fair; just; Duke, highest of five orders of nobility 五等爵位; honorable (gentlemen); father-in-law; maternal gradfather; male (animal)
shìroom; work unit; grave; scabbard; family or clan; one of the 28 constellations of Chinese astronomy; (Chinese surname)

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
公司gōngsī(business) company; company; firm; corporation; incorporated
公里gōnglǐkilometer
公斤gōngjīnkilogram (kg)
公园gōngyuánpark (for public recreation)
公共汽车gōnggòng qìchēbus
Words With Same Tail Word    
教室jiàoshìclassroom
办公室bàngōng shìoffice; business premises; bureau
浴室yùshìbathroom (room used for bathing)
医务室yīwù shìinfirmary; sick bay
阅览室yuèlǎn shìreading room
Derived Words or Phrases    
Sign-in
Similar-sounding Words    
Sign-in
Wildcard: Use * as placeholder for 0 or more
Chinese characters or pinyin syllables