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English Definitionfeudal 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
Simplified Script诸侯
Traditional Script諸侯
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄓㄨ ㄏㄡˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zyu1hau4
Word Decomposition
zhūall; various; (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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诸多zhūduō(used for abstract things) a good deal, a lot of
诸位zhūwèi(pron) everyone; Ladies and Gentlemen; Sirs
诸如此类zhūrú cǐlèithings like this (idiom); and so on; and the rest; etc
诸如zhūrú(various things) such as; such as (the following)
诸事zhūshìeverything; every matter
Words With Same Tail Word    
列侯lièhóuduke (old); nobleman; gentry
武侯wǔhóuWuhou district of Chengdu city 成都市, Sichuan
闽侯mǐnhóuMinhou county in Fuzhou 福州, Fujian
伺侯sìhóuwait on; serve
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