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English Definitionfurniture
Traditional Script家具
Simplified ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄐㄧㄚ ㄐㄩˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)gaa1geoi6
Part of Speech(名) noun
Measure Words,
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=4; TOP=Basic
Word Decomposition
jiāhome; family; (polite) my (sister, uncle etc); measure word for families or businesses; refers to the philosophical schools of pre-Han China; noun suffix for a specialist in some activity, such as a musician or revolutionary, corresponding to English -ist, -er, -ary or -ian; (Chinese surname)
tool; device; utensil; equipment; instrument; talent; ability; to possess; to have; to provide; to furnish; to state; measure word for devices, coffins, dead bodies

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
家庭jiātíngfamily; household
家鄉jiāxiānghometown; native place
家人jiārénhousehold; (one's) family
家屬jiāshǔfamily member; (family) dependent
家長jiāzhǎnghead of a household; family head; patriarch; parent or guardian of a child
Words With Same Tail Word    
工具gōngjùtool; instrument; utensil; means (to achieve a goal etc)
農具nóngjùfarm implements; farm tools
玩具wánjùplaything; toy
用具yòngjùappliance; utensil; gear; equipment
文具wénjùstationery; item of stationery (pen, pencil, eraser, pencil sharpener etc)
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