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English DefinitionChu-Han Contention (206-202 BC), power struggle between Liu Bang 刘邦 of Han and Xiang Yu 项羽 of Chu
Simplified Script楚汉战争
Traditional Script楚漢戰爭
Pinyinchǔ hàn zhànzhēng
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄔㄨˇ ㄏㄢˋ ㄓㄢˋ ㄓㄥ
Cantonese (Jyutping)co2 hon3 zin3zang1
Word Decomposition
chǔdistinct; clear; orderly; pain; suffering; deciduous bush used in Chinese medicine (genus Vitex); punishment cane (old); (Chinese surname); abbr. for Hubei 湖北省 and Hunan 湖南省 provinces together; Chinese kingdom during the Spring and Autumn and Warring States Periods (722-221 BC)
hànman; Han ethnic group; Chinese (language); the Han dynasty (206 BC-220 AD)
战争zhànzhēngwar; conflict

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