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孙子
Main
English Definitiongrandson; son's son
See alsosūnzǐ Sun Tzu, also known as Sun Wu 孙武 (c. 500 BC, dates of birth and death uncertain), general, strategist and philosopher of the Spring and Autumn Period (700-475 BC), believed to be the author of the “Art of War” 孙子兵法, one of the Seven Military Classics of ancient China 武经七书
Simplified Script孙子
Traditional Script孫子
Pinyinsūnzi
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄙㄨㄣ ㄗ˙
Cantonese (Jyutping)syun1zi2
Part of Speech(名) noun
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Proficiency Test LevelHSK=4; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
sūngrandson; descendant; (Chinese surname)
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)

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孙女sūnnǚson's daughter; granddaughter
孙吴sūnwúSunwu county in Heihe 黑河, Heilongjiang
孙坚sūnjiānSun Jian (155-191), famous general at end of Han dynasty, forerunner of the southern kingdom of Wu of the Three Kingdoms
孙山sūnshānSun Shan, Song Dynasty joker and talented scholar
孙悦sūnyuèSun Yue (1973-), PRC female pop star; Sun Yue (1985-), PRC basketball star, plays for Los Angeles Lakers from 2007
Words With Same Tail Word    
孩子háizichild
儿子érzison
帽子màozihat; cap; (fig.) label; bad name
句子jùzisentence
屋子wūzihouse; room
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