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English DefinitionZhengzhou prefecture level city and capital of Henan Province in central China
Simplified Script郑州
Traditional Script鄭州
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄓㄥˋ ㄓㄡ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zeng6zau1
Word Decomposition
zhèngZheng state during the Warring States period; (Chinese surname); abbr. for 郑州
zhōuprefecture; (old) province; (old) administrative division; state (e.g. of US); oblast (Russia); canton (Switzerland); land surrounded by water

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郑玄zhèngxuánZheng Xuan (127-200), late Han scholar
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Words With Same Tail Word    
广州guǎngzhōuGuangzhou subprovincial city and capital of Guangdong; Canton
福州fúzhōuFuzhou prefecture level city and capital of Fujian province in east China; formerly known as Foochow or Fuchow
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
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