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Simplified Script将伯
Traditional Script將伯
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄐㄧㄤ ㄅㄛˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zoeng3baak3
Word Decomposition
jiāngwill; shall; to use; to take; to checkmate; just a short while ago; (introduces object of main verb, used in the same way as )
father's elder brother; senior; paternal elder uncle; eldest of brothers; respectful form of address; Count, third of five orders of nobility 五等爵位

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Words With Same Head Word    
将来jiāngláiin the future; future; the future
将要jiāngyàowill; shall; to be going to
将军jiāngjūngeneral; high-ranking military officer; to check or checkmate; fig. to embarrass; to challenge; to put somebody on the spot; Chiangchun township in Tainan county 台南县, Taiwan
将近jiāngjìnalmost; nearly; close to
将就jiāngjiuto accept (a bit reluctantly); to put up with
Words With Same Tail Word    
世伯shìbóuncle (affectionate name for a friend older than one's father); old friend
亚伯yàbóAbe (short form for Abraham); Abel, a figure of Jewish, Christian and Muslim mythologies
哈伯hābóEdwin Hubble (1889-1953), US astronomer; Fritz Haber (1868-1934), German chemist
大伯dàbóhusband's older brother; brother-in-law
屠伯túbóbutcher; fig. brutal killer
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