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English DefinitionJob (name); Book of Job in the Old Testament
Simplified Script约伯
Traditional Script約伯
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄩㄝ ㄅㄛˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)joek3baak3
Word Decomposition
yuēto make an appointment; to invite; approximately; pact; treaty; to economize; to restrict; to reduce (a fraction); concise
father's elder brother; senior; paternal elder uncle; eldest of brothers; respectful form of address; Count, third of five orders of nobility 五等爵位

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Words With Same Head Word    
约会yuēhuìappointment; engagement; date; to arrange to meet
约束yuēshùto restrict; to limit to; to constrain; restriction; constraint
约好yuēhǎoto settle time and place for an appointment
约翰yuēhànJohn (name); Johan (name); Johann (name)
Words With Same Tail Word    
世伯shìbóuncle (affectionate name for a friend older than one's father); old friend
亚伯yàbóAbe (short form for Abraham); Abel, a figure of Jewish, Christian and Muslim mythologies
哈伯hābóEdwin Hubble (1889-1953), US astronomer; Fritz Haber (1868-1934), German chemist
大伯dàbóhusband's older brother; brother-in-law
将伯jiāngbóto ask for assistance
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