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English Definition(slang) effeminate man; sissy; effeminate
Simplified Script娘炮
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄋㄧㄤˊ ㄆㄠˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)noeng4paau3
Word Decomposition
niángmother; young lady; (coll.) effeminate
pàocannon; firecracker

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Words With Same Head Word    
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
娘子niángzǐ(dialect) form of address for one's wife; polite form of address for a woman
娘家niángjiamarried woman's parents' home
娘惹niángrěNyonya; see 峇峇娘惹
娘泡niángpàovariant of 娘炮
Words With Same Tail Word    
鞭炮biānpàofirecrackers; string of small firecrackers
火炮huǒpàocannon; gun; artillery
大炮dàpàobig gun; cannon; artillery; one who talks big; trad. form 大炮 also used
弩炮nǔpàocatapult; ballista (siege catapult firing stone blocks)
打炮dǎpàoto open fire with artillery; to set off firecrackers; to make one's stage debut; (slang) to have sex; to masturbate
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