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English DefinitionFuzhou prefecture level city and capital of Fujian province in east China; formerly known as Foochow or Fuchow
Simplified Script福州
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄈㄨˊ ㄓㄡ
Cantonese (Jyutping)fuk1zau1
Part of Speech(名) noun
Word Decomposition
good fortune; happiness; luck; (Chinese surname); abbr. for Fujian province 福建省
zhōuprefecture; (old) province; (old) administrative division; state (e.g. of US); oblast (Russia); canton (Switzerland); land surrounded by water

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Words With Same Head Word    
福利fúlìmaterial benefit; benefit in kind; (social) welfare
福建fújiànFujian province (Fukien) in east China, abbr. or , capital Fuzhou 福州; Fujian province (Fukien) in Taiwan
福祉fúzhǐwell-being; welfare
福田fútiánfield for growing happiness; domain for practices leading to enlightenment (Buddhism); Futian district of Shenzhen City 深圳市, Guangdong; Fukuda (Japanese surname)
Words With Same Tail Word    
广州guǎngzhōuGuangzhou subprovincial city and capital of Guangdong; Canton
贵州guìzhōuGuizhou province (Kweichow) in south central China, abbr. to or , capital Guiyang 贵阳
杭州hángzhōuHangzhou subprovincial city and capital of Zhejiang province in southeast China
兰州lánzhōuLanzhou prefecture level city and capital of Gansu province 甘肃
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