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English Definitionhead person; leader
Simplified Script头领
Traditional Script頭領
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄊㄡˊ ㄌㄧㄥˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)tau4ling5
Word Decomposition
tóuhead; hair style; the top; end; beginning or end; a stub; remnant; chief; boss; side; aspect; first; leading; measure word for pigs or livestock
lǐngto lead; to guide; to occupy

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
头发tóufahair (on the head)
头脑tóunǎobrains; mind; skull; (fig.) gist (of a matter); leader; boss
头痛tóutòngto have a headache
头子tóuziboss; gang leader
头目tóumùringleader; gang leader; chieftain
Words With Same Tail Word    
率领shuàilǐngto lead; to command; to head
本领běnlǐngskill; ability; capability
带领dàilǐngto guide; to lead
纲领gānglǐngprogram (i.e. plan of action); guiding principle
占领zhànlǐngto occupy (a territory); to hold
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