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English Definitionthe Stars and Stripes (US flag); by extension, the United States of America; abbr. for Citibank 花旗银行
Simplified Script花旗
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄏㄨㄚ ㄑㄧˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)faa1kei4
Word Decomposition
huāflower; blossom; fancy pattern; florid; to spend (money, time); (Chinese surname)
banner; flag; (in Qing times) refers to Manchurian ruling class, from 八旗 eight banners; administrative subdivision in inner Mongolia equivalent to county

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Words With Same Head Word    
花生huāshēngpeanut; groundnut
花费huāfèiexpense; cost; to spend (time or money); expenditure
花样huāyàngpattern; way of doing something; trick; (sports) fancy-style (as figure skating etc)
Words With Same Tail Word    
国旗guóqíflag (of a country)
红旗hóngqíred flag; Red flag city district; Hongqi district of Xinxiang city 新乡市, Henan
军旗jūnqíarmy flag; military flag
八旗bāqíEight Banners, military organization of Manchu later Jin dynasty 后金 from c. 1600, subsequently of the Qing dynasty
区旗qūqídistrict flag
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