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English Definitionsee 紫荆
Simplified Script子京
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄗˇ ㄐㄧㄥ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zi2ging1
Word Decomposition
son; child; seed; egg; small thing; 1st earthly branch: 11 p.m.-1 a.m., midnight, 11th solar month (7th December to 5th January), year of the Rat; Viscount, fourth of five orders of nobility 五等爵位; ancient Chinese compass point: 0° (north)
jīngcapital city of a country; big; algebraic term for a large number (old); artificial mound (old); abbr. for Beijing; (Chinese surname); Jing ethnic minority

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Words With Same Head Word    
子孙zǐsūnoffspring; posterity
子弟zǐdìchild; the younger generation
子女zǐnǚchildren; sons and daughters
子丑zǐchǒufirst two of the twelve earthly branches 十二地支; by ext., the earthly branches
Words With Same Tail Word    
北京běijīngBeijing, capital of People's Republic of China; Peking; PRC government
南京nánjīngNanjing subprovincial city on the Changjiang, capital of Jiangsu province 江苏capital of China at different historical periods
普京pǔjīngVladimir Putin (1952-), president of Russia
东京dōngjīngTokyo, capital of Japan; Tonkin, northern Vietnam during the French colonial period
回京huíjīngto return to the capital
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