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English Definitiondisciple; follower
Simplified Script弟子
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄉㄧˋ ㄗˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)dai6zi2
Part of Speech(名) noun
Word Decomposition
younger brother; junior male; I (modest word in letter)
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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Words With Same Head Word    
弟弟dìdiyounger brother
弟兄dìxiongbrothers; comrade
弟妹dìmèiyounger sibling; younger brother's wife
弟妇dìfùyounger brother's wife; sister-in-law
弟媳dìxíyounger brother's wife; sister-in-law
Words With Same Tail Word    
电子diànzǐelectronic; electron (particle physics)
女子nǚzǐwoman; female
男子nánzǐa man; a male
原子yuánzǐatom; atomic
瓜子guāzǐmelon seeds
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