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English Definitionhamburger (loanword); Hamburg (German city)
Simplified Script汉堡
Traditional Script漢堡
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄏㄢˋ ㄅㄠˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)hon3bou2
Part of Speech(名) noun
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Basic
Word Decomposition
hànman; Han ethnic group; Chinese (language); the Han dynasty (206 BC-220 AD)
bǎoan earthwork; castle; position of defense; stronghold; used in place names, often as phonetic bao for "burg" or "bad"

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汉语hànyǔChinese language
汉字hànzìChinese character; Japanese: kanji; Korean: hanja; Vietnamese: hán tự
汉奸hànjiāntraitor (to China)
汉学hànxuésinology; Chinese studies (in foreign schools); Han Learning, a Qing dynasty movement aiming at a philological appraisal of the Classics
汉城hànchéngHanseong, old name of Seoul as traditional capital of Korea and capital of South Korea; adopted new Chinese spelling 首尔 in 2005
Words With Same Tail Word    
城堡chéngbǎocastle; rook (chess piece)
古堡gǔbǎoancient castle
地堡dìbǎobunker (underground fortification)
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