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  *夫* | 夫* | *夫
husband / man / manual worker / conscripted laborer (old)
teacher / husband / doctor (dialect) / CL:
(coll.) husband
husband and wife / married couple
household / dwelling / family / sb else's house / household business / house of woman's husband-to-be / CL: 戶|户,
husband / CL: 個|个
a (married) couple / husband and wife / CL: 對|对
former husband
husband's mother / mother-in-law / grandma
  *俪* | 俪* | *俪
husband and wife
man / fellow / (dialect) husband
old fellow / old man / father / husband
husband's father / grandpa / eunuch
to enter a door / to go in / to learn the basics of a subject / to join one's husband's household upon marriage
  *叔* | 叔* | *叔
uncle / father's younger brother / husband's younger brother / Taiwan pr. [shu2]
menfolk (collective term for men of different generations) / husbands and their fathers etc
daughter's husband / son-in-law
flying in pairs / close union as husband and wife / round-trip flight / (slang) threesome
to separate (married couple) / to live apart (of husband and wife, family members)
(coll.) older sister's husband
  *姑* | 姑* | *姑
paternal aunt / husband's sister / husband's mother (old) / nun / for the time being (literary)
hole / opening / cut / gap / gash / my husband or wife / classifier for people (used for indicating the number of people in a family etc) / precedent
lord / master / young gentleman / male prostitute / catamite / mahjong player disqualified by unintentionally taking in the wrong number of dominoes / (old form of address for one's husband) husband
  *丈* | 丈* | *丈
measure of length, ten Chinese feet (3.3 m) / to measure / husband / polite appellation for an older male
  *婿* | 婿* | *婿
son-in-law / husband
(coll.) old man / (said of an aging husband) my old man
five constant virtues of Confucianism, namely: benevolence , righteousness 義|义, propriety 禮|礼, wisdom and fidelity / five cardinal relationships of Confucianism (between ruler and subject, father and son, husband and wife, brothers, friends) / five phases of Chinese philosophy: water , fire , wood , metal , earth
husband (arch.)
(of an elderly couple) husband or wife
husband and wife
family member / husband and wife
husband's younger brother / brother-in-law
husband's older brother / brother-in-law
husband's parents / parents-in-law
husband's family
husband of older female cousin via female line
noble and lowly / high versus low social hierarchy of ruler to people, father to son, husband to wife in Confucianism
younger sister's husband
father's sister's husband / husband of paternal aunt / uncle
son-in-law (used by wife's family) / uncle (husband of father's sister)
husband and wife (literary)
brother-in-law / husband's younger brother
my husband and master (archaic) / playboy of rich family / pimp
  *姒* | 姒* | *姒
wife or senior concubine of husbands older brother (old) / elder sister (old)
a woman who dies fighting for her honor or follows her husband in death
to bury husband and wife together / joint interment
husband's younger sister / sister-in-law
mother's sister's husband / husband of mother's sister
lit. the lioness from Hedong roars (idiom) / fig. refers to a shrewish wife or a henpecked husband
(literary) husband
luan and phoenix / husband and wife / virtuous person / sovereign / belle
father's oldest sister / husband's older sister / sister-in-law
wealthy son-in-law / wealthy husband
great uncle / grandfather's younger brother / husband's father's younger brother
father's sister's husband / husband of paternal aunt / uncle
to treat each other as an honored guest (idiom) / mutual respect between husband and wife
heroine of Qin dynasty 秦朝 folk tale, who searched for her husband, and whose tears broke down a stretch of the Great Wall to reveal his body
husband of younger female cousin via female line
lit. one husband one wife / monogamy
father / husband / old man
husband's sister / (coll.) Buddhist nun
Confucian moral injunctions for women, namely: obey in turn three men father, husband and son, plus the four virtues of morality , physical charm , propriety in speech and efficiency in needlework
husband of mother's sister / uncle
husband of older female cousin via male line
to assist one's husband and educate the children (idiom) / the traditional roles of a good wife
son's daughter's husband / granddaughter's husband
husbands of sisters / brothers-in-law / extremely close (of a relationship)
husband of younger female cousin via male line
three principles and five virtues (idiom) / the three rules (ruler guides subject, father guides son and husband guides wife) and five constant virtues of Confucianism (benevolence , righteousness 義|义, propriety 禮|礼, wisdom and fidelity )
former husband / widower
the five Confucian relationships (ruler-subject, father-son, brother-brother, husband-wife, friend-friend)
husband's father
If you marry a chicken, follow the chicken (idiom); A woman should follow whatever her husband orders. / We must learn to accept the people around us.
Ahab (9th c. BC), King of Israel, son of Omri and husband of Jezebel, prominent figure in 1 Kings 16-22
husband and wife in youth, companions in old age
mother's sister's husband / husband of mother's sister
husband of paternal aunt
ideal husband / "Mr. Right"
sister's daughter's husband
older sister's husband
to sacrifice one's life by loyalty (to one's prince, one's husband etc)
a woman is born to leave her family (idiom) / a woman's heart is with her husband
brother's daughter's husband / niece's husband
(of a widow) faithful to the death to her husband's memory
  *嫜* | 嫜* | *嫜
husband's father
aunt by marriage / husband's aunt / husband's father's younger brother's wife
old man / husband's father / father-in-law / court eunuch
to stay at home while one's husband is away / grass widow
father's brother (uncle) / husband's brother (brother-in-law)
husband's mother
(polite) my husband
teacher's husband
(dialect) husband's mother
happy wife-husband reunion
husband and wife
to live together (as husband and wife)
happy wife-husband reunion
to be buried alive as sacrifice (together with husband or superior)
older sister's husband / brother-in-law
(coll.) husband's elder brother

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