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English Definitionrestaurant; bartender; (old) wineshop; tavern
Simplified Script酒家
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄐㄧㄡˇ ㄐㄧㄚ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zau2gaa1
Word Decomposition
jiǔwine (esp. rice wine); liquor; spirits; alcoholic beverage
jiāhome; family; (polite) my (sister, uncle etc); measure word for families or businesses; refers to the philosophical schools of pre-Han China; noun suffix for a specialist in some activity, such as a musician or revolutionary, corresponding to English -ist, -er, -ary or -ian; (Chinese surname)

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Words With Same Head Word    
酒店jiǔdiànwine shop; pub (public house); hotel; restaurant
酒会jiǔhuìdrinking party; wine reception
酒精jiǔjīngalcohol; ethanol CH3CH2OH; ethyl alcohol; also written 乙醇; grain alcohol
酒吧jiǔbābar; pub; saloon
酒馆jiǔguǎntavern; pub; wine shop
Words With Same Tail Word    
国家guójiācountry; nation; state
大家dàjiāeveryone; influential family; great expert
专家zhuānjiāexpert; specialist
文学家wénxué jiāwriter; man of letters
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