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子代
Main
English Definitionoffspring; child's generation
Simplified Script子代
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinzǐdài
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄗˇ ㄉㄞˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zi2doi6
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)
dàito substitute; to act on behalf of others; to replace; generation; dynasty; age; period; (historical) era; (geological) eon

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Words With Same Head Word    
子弹zǐdànbullet
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    
现代xiàndàimodern times; modern age; modern era; Hyundai, South Korean company
时代shídàiage; era; epoch; period (in one's life); Time, US weekly news magazine
年代niándàia decade of a century (e.g. the Sixties); age; era; period
古代gǔdàiancient times; olden times
交代jiāodàito hand over; to explain; to make clear; to brief (somebody); to account for; to justify oneself; to confess; to finish (colloquial)
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