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子曰
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English DefinitionConfucius says:
Simplified Script子曰
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinzǐyuē
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄗˇ ㄩㄝ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zi2joek6
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)
yuēto speak; to say

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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    
号曰hàoyuēto be named; named
诗曰shīyuēa poem goes:
美其名曰měi qí míng yuēto call by the glorified name of (idiom)
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