YellowBridge Chinese Language & Culture
Chinese Language Center

Learn Mandarin Mandarin-English Dictionary & Thesaurus

New Search

兵戈
Main
English Definitionweapons; arms; fighting; war
Simplified Script兵戈
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinbīnggē
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄅㄧㄥ ㄍㄜ
Cantonese (Jyutping)bing1gwo1
Word Decomposition
bīngsoldiers; a force; an army; weapons; arms; military; warlike
spear; (Chinese surname)

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
兵力bīnglìmilitary strength; armed forces; troops
兵团bīngtuánlarge military unit; formation; corps; army
兵器bīngqìweaponry; weapons; arms
兵家bīngjiāmilitary strategist in ancient China; military commander; soldier; the School of the Military, one of the Hundred Schools of Thought 诸子百家 of the Warring States Period (475-220 BC)
兵乱bīngluànconfusion of war; turmoil of war
Words With Same Tail Word    
倒戈dǎogēto change sides in a war; turncoat
坚戈jiāngētenge (Kazakhstan currency) (loanword)
干戈gāngēweapons of war; arms
探戈tàngētango (dance) (loanword)
挥戈huīgēto brandish a spear
Derived Words or Phrases    
Sign-in
Similar-sounding Words    
Sign-in
Wildcard: Use * as placeholder for 0 or more
Chinese characters or pinyin syllables