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English Definitionscholarly honor (in imperial exams); rank; achievement; fame; glory
Simplified Script功名
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄍㄨㄥ ㄇㄧㄥˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)gung1ming4
Word Decomposition
gōngmeritorious deed or service; achievement; result; service; accomplishment; work (physics)
míngname; noun (part of speech); place (e.g. among winners); famous; measure word for people

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
功夫gōngfuskill; art; kung fu; labor; effort
功能gōngnéngfunction; capability
功劳gōngláocontribution; meritorious service; credit
功课gōngkèhomework; assignment; task; classwork; lesson; study
Words With Same Tail Word    
有名yǒumíngfamous; well-known
姓名xìngmíngfull name; name and surname
报名bàomíngto sign up; to enter one's name; to apply; to register; to enroll; to enlist
著名zhùmíngfamous; noted; well-known; celebrated
闻名wénmíngwell-known; famous; renowned; eminent
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