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English Definitionsissy; effeminate
Simplified Script娘娘腔
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinniángniang qiāng
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄋㄧㄤˊ ㄋㄧㄤ˙ ㄑㄧㄤ
Cantonese (Jyutping)noeng4noeng4 hong1
Word Decomposition
娘娘niángniangqueen; empress; imperial concubine; Goddess, esp. Xi Wangmu 王母娘娘 or 西王母, Queen Mother of the West; mother; aunt
qiāngcavity of body; barrel (e.g. engine cylinder); compartment; tune; accent of speech

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Words With Same Head Word    
娘娘庙niángniang miàotemple of Goddess of Fertility
Words With Same Tail Word    
满腔mǎnqiāngone's heart filled with; full of (joy)
口腔kǒuqiāngoral cavity
唱腔chàngqiāngvocal music (in opera); aria
一腔yīqiāngfull of (zeal, anger etc)
哭腔kūqiāngsobbing tone; sob; dirge; opera tune portraying mourning
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