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English Definitionlottery
Simplified Script摇号
Traditional Script搖號
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄧㄠˊ ㄏㄠˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)jiu4hou6
Word Decomposition
yáoto shake; to rock; to row; to crank; (Chinese surname)
hàoordinal number; day of a month; mark; sign; business establishment; size; ship suffix; horn (wind instrument); bugle call; assumed name; to take a pulse; classifier used to indicate number of people

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Words With Same Head Word    
摇摆yáobǎito sway; to wobble; to waver
摇晃yáohuàngto rock; to shake; to sway
摇头yáotóuto shake one's head
摇滚yáogǔnrock 'n' roll (music); to rock; to fall off
摇光yáoguāngeta Ursae Majoris in the Big Dipper
Words With Same Tail Word    
口号kǒuhàoslogan; catchphrase
挂号guàhàoto register (at a hospital etc); to send by registered mail
称号chēnghàoname; term of address; title
符号fúhàosymbol; mark; sign
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