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English Definitioncontinent
Simplified Script大洲
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄉㄚˋ ㄓㄡ
Cantonese (Jyutping)daai6zau1
Word Decomposition
big; huge; large; major; great; wide; deep; older (than); oldest; eldest; greatly; very much; (dialect) father; father's elder or younger brother
zhōucontinent; island in a river

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Words With Same Head Word    
大学dàxuéuniversity; college; the Great Learning, one of the Four Books 四书 in Confucianism
大概dàgàiroughly; probably; rough; approximate; about; general idea
大家dàjiāeveryone; influential family; great expert
大声dàshēngloud voice; in a loud voice; loudly
大陆dàlùcontinent; mainland; mainland China (reference to the PRC)
Words With Same Tail Word    
亚洲yàzhōuAsia; abbr. for 亚细亚洲
欧洲ōuzhōuEurope; abbr. for 欧罗巴洲
非洲fēizhōuAfrica; abbr. for 阿非利加洲
澳洲àozhōuAustralia; abbr. for 澳大利亚洲
五洲wǔzhōufive continents; the world
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