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English DefinitionLiu Bang (256 or 247-195 BC), bandit leader who became first Han emperor Han Gaozu 汉高祖 (reigned 202-195 BC)
Simplified Script刘邦
Traditional Script劉邦
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄌㄧㄡˊ ㄅㄤ
Cantonese (Jyutping)lau4bong1
Word Decomposition
liú(Chinese surname)
bāngcountry; nation; state

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Words With Same Head Word    
刘淇liúqíLiu Qi
刘备liúbèiLiu Bei (161-223), warlord at the end of the Han dynasty and founder of the Han kingdom of Shu 蜀汉 (c. 200-263), later the Shu Han dynasty
刘向liúxiàngLiu Xiang (77-6 BC), Han Dynasty scholar and author
刘基liújīLiu Ji or Liu Bowen 刘伯温 (1311-1375), general under the first Ming emperor Zu Yuanzhang 朱元璋, with a reputation as a military genius
刘奭liúshìLiu Shi, personal name of Han Emperor Yuandi 汉元帝
Words With Same Tail Word    
联邦liánbāngfederal; federation; commonwealth; federal union; federal state; union
邻邦línbāngneighboring state; adjacent country
友邦yǒubāngfriendly state; ally
土邦tǔbāngnative state (term used by British Colonial power to refer to independent states of India or Africa)
城邦chéngbānga city state (Greek polis)
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