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官方
Main
English Definitiongovernment; official (approved or issued by an authority)
Simplified Script官方
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinguānfāng
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄍㄨㄢ ㄈㄤ
Cantonese (Jyutping)gun1fong1
Part of Speech(名) noun
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
guāngovernment official; governmental; official; public; organ of the body; (Chinese surname)
fāngsquare; power or involution (mathematics); upright; honest; fair and square; direction; side; party (to a contract, dispute etc); place; method; prescription (medicine); just when; only or just; measure word for square things; abbr. for square or cubic meter; (Chinese surname)

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
官员guānyuánofficial (in an organization or government); administrator
官僚主义guānliáo zhǔyìbureaucracy
官司guānsilawsuit
官僚guānliáobureaucrat; bureaucracy; bureaucratic
官兵guānbīngofficers and men
Words With Same Tail Word    
双方shuāngfāngbilateral; both sides; both parties involved
西方xīfāngthe West; the Occident; Western countries
东方dōngfāngeast; the East; the Orient; (Chinese surname)
北方běifāngnorth; the northern part a country; China north of the Yellow River
南方nánfāngsouth; the southern part of the country; the South
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