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English DefinitionChilung or Keelung, city and major port in north Taiwan
Simplified Script基隆
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄐㄧ ㄌㄨㄥˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)gei1lung4
Part of Speech(专有名) proper noun
Word Decomposition
base; foundation; basic; radical (chemistry); (slang) gay
lónggrand; intense; prosperous; to swell; to bulge; (Chinese surname); short for 吉隆坡, Kuala Lumpur

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Words With Same Head Word    
基础jīchǔbase; foundation; basis; underlying
基本jīběnbasic; fundamental; main; elementary
基地jīdìbase (of operations); industrial or military base; al-Qaeda
基层jīcéngbasic level; grass-roots unit; basement layer
Words With Same Tail Word    
兴隆xīnglóngprosperous; thriving; flourishing; Xinglong county in Chengde 承德, Hebei
克隆kèlóngclone (loanword)
乾隆qiánlóngQianlong Emperor (1711-1799), sixth Qing emperor, princely title 宝亲王, personal name 弘历, reigned 1735-1799
化隆huàlóngHualong Huizu autonomous county in Haidong prefecture 海东地区, Qinghai
吉隆jílóngGyirong county, Tibetan: Skyid grong rdzong, in Shigatse prefecture, Tibet
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