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English Definitionto administer; to have jurisdiction (over)
Simplified Script管辖
Traditional Script管轄
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄍㄨㄢˇ ㄒㄧㄚˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)gun2hat6
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6
Word Decomposition
guǎnto take care (of); to control; to manage; to be in charge of; to look after; to run; to care about; tube; pipe; woodwind; measure word for tube-shaped objects; particle similar to in 管...叫 constructions; writing brush; (coll.) to; towards; (Chinese surname)
xiáto govern; to control; having jurisdiction over; linchpin of a wheel (archaic); noise of a barrow

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
管理guǎnlǐto supervise; to manage; to administer; management; administration
管道guǎndàotubing; pipeline; (fig.) channel; means
管子guǎnzitube; pipe; drinking straw
管制guǎnzhìcontrol; supervision
管教guǎnjiàoto discipline; to teach; to guarantee
Words With Same Tail Word    
直辖zhíxiáto govern directly
下辖xiàxiáadministered by; under the rule of
统辖tǒngxiáto govern; to have complete control over; to be in command of
州长管辖zhōuzhǎng guǎnxiábeylic
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