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宫殿
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English Definitionpalace
Simplified Script宫殿
Traditional Script宮殿
Pinyingōngdiàn
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄍㄨㄥ ㄉㄧㄢˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)gung1din6
Part of Speech(名) noun
Measure Words
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6; TOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
gōngpalace; temple; castration (as corporal punishment); first note in pentatonic scale; (Chinese surname)
殿 diànpalace hall

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Words With Same Head Word    
宫主gōngzhǔimperial empress; milady
宫人gōngrénimperial concubine or palace maid; imperial secretary (old)
宫刑gōngxíngcastration (archaic punishment)
宫城gōngchéngMiyagi prefecture in north of Japan's main island Honshū 本州
宫女gōngnǚpalace maid
Words With Same Tail Word    
偏殿piāndiànside palace hall; side chamber
大殿dàdiànmain hall of a Buddhist temple
宝殿bǎodiànking's palace; throne hall
正殿zhèngdiànmain hall of a Buddhist temple
神殿shéndiànshrine
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