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English DefinitionFour Books, namely: the Great Learning 大学, the Doctrine of the Mean 中庸, the Analects of Confucius 论语, and Mencius 孟子
Simplified Script四书
Traditional Script四書
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄙˋ ㄕㄨ
Cantonese (Jyutping)sei3syu1
Word Decomposition
four; 4
shūbook; letter; document; to write; abbr. for 书经; name of a calligraphy style

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四周sìzhōuall around
四处sìchùall over the place; everywhere and all directions
四季sìjìfour seasons, namely: spring , summer , autumn and winter
四方sìfāngfour-way; four-sided; in all directions; everywhere
四面八方sìmiàn bāfāngin all directions; all around; far and near
Words With Same Tail Word    
读书dúshūto read a book; to study; to attend school
教书jiāoshūto teach (in a school)
证书zhèngshūcredentials; certificate
念书niànshūto read; to study
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