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slave
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slave / fig. flunkey
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slave
to enslave / slavery
cat owner (neologism c. 2013, jocular)
servant
slave servant
Capricorn (star sign) / northern people in classical times, a branch of the Huns or Xiongnu 匈奴
domestic slave / slave servant
Honolulu, capital of Hawaii / also transliterated as 火奴魯魯|火奴鲁鲁
(old) your servant (humble self-reference by young female)
serf
miser / scrooge
Xiongnu, a people of the Eastern Steppe who created an empire that flourished around the time of the Qin and Han dynasties
Snoopy (comic strip pet dog)
a slave to one's mortgage
"a slave to one's children", hard-working parents who would do everything to ensure their children's well-being, in disregard of their own needs
Li Ling (-74 BC), Han dynasty general whose defeat by the Xiongnu 匈奴 in 104 BC led to a major scandal
chanyu (Han Dynasty name for chiefs of Xiongnu Huns 匈奴)
Qin general Meng Tian (-210 BC), involved in 215 BC in fighting the Northern Xiongnu 匈奴 and building the great wall
to enslave / to subjugate
Vishnu (Hindu deity)
Honolulu, capital of Hawaii / also called 檀香山
slave owner
slavery
slave labor / slave worker
servile and bending the knee (idiom); fawning / bending and scraping to curry favor
slave-owning society (precedes feudal society 封建社會|封建社会 in Marxist theory)
Five non-Han people, namely: Huns or Xiongnu 匈奴, Xianbei 鮮卑|鲜卑, Jie , Di , Qiang , esp. in connection with the Sixteen Kingdoms 304-439 五胡十六國|五胡十六国
Zhou Dynasty term for a northern nomadic tribe later called the Xiongnu 匈奴 in the Qin and Han Dynasties
part of Heilongjiang and the Vladivostok area ruled by the Ming dynasty
a slave to one's credit card / sb who is unable to repay their credit card borrowings
Kuala Terengganu, capital of Terengganu state, Malaysia
agricultural slave / serf
Uncle Tom's Cabin, translated and adapted by Lin Shu 林紓|林纾
if it's plowing, ask the laborer (idiom); when managing a matter, consult the appropriate specialist
slavery
silken tofu served cold with various toppings (loanword from Japanese "hiyayakko")
Serf Liberation Day (PRC)
to be set in one's ways (idiom)
if it's plowing ask the laborer, if it's weaving ask the maid (idiom); when managing a matter, consult the appropriate specialist
Knuth or Canute (name)
Li Guang (-119 BC), Han dynasty general, nicknamed Flying General 飛將軍|飞将军 and much feared by the Xiongnu 匈奴
Terengganu, northeast state of mainland Malaysia
Giordano (brand)
Hanuman, a monkey God in the Indian epic Ramayana
the Ming dynasty provincial headquarters in the Heilongjiang and Vladivostok area
white-collar slave (office worker who is overworked and exploited)
merino (breed of sheep)
"a slave to certificates", sb who does one's utmost to obtain as many certificates as possible so to be more employable
car slave, sb forced to sacrifice quality of life to buy or maintain a car
Serf Liberation Day (PRC)


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