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English Definitionaristocracy
Simplified Script王侯
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄨㄤˊ ㄏㄡˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)wong4hau4
Word Decomposition
wángking or monarch; best or strongest of its type; grand; great; (Chinese surname)
hóumarquis, second of the five orders of ancient Chinese nobility 五等爵位; nobleman or high official; (Chinese surname)

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Words With Same Tail Word    
列侯lièhóuduke (old); nobleman; gentry
武侯wǔhóuWuhou district of Chengdu city 成都市, Sichuan
诸侯zhūhóufeudal vassal; feudal princes, esp. the monarchs (dukes or princes) of the several vassal states 诸侯国 of Zhou during Western Zhou and Spring and Autumn periods 11th-5th century BC; subordinate warlord; local official
闽侯mǐnhóuMinhou county in Fuzhou 福州, Fujian
伺侯sìhóuwait on; serve
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