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Traditional
Pīnyīn
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Ministry of Appointments (in imperial China)
Wenbu or Ombu village in Nyima county 尼瑪縣|尼玛县, Nagchu prefecture, central Tibet / Tang dynasty equivalent of 吏部, personnel office
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minor government official or functionary (old)
style of governing (of minor official) / achievement in office
bureaucrat / official
grasping officials, corrupt mandarins (idiom); abuse and corruption
low-level government official (in former times)
prison guard / jailer (old)
(literary) former subordinate
minor official / to be an official
minor official
(old) subordinate / underling
a corrupt official
acting magistrate / temporary official (in former times)
traitor minister and corrupt official (idiom); abuse and corruption
corrupt officials
grasping officials, corrupt mandarins (idiom); abuse and corruption


Tip: Pinyin can be entered with or without tone numbers, e.g. 'nihao' or 'ni3hao3'.
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