Dictionary content from CC-CEDICT Simple English to Chinese dictionary

Auto complete input: off | on

62 results on this page.

English Definition Add a new word to the dictionary Traditional
  *亲* | 亲* | *亲
parent / one's own (flesh and blood) / relative / related / marriage / bride / close / intimate / in person / first-hand / in favor of / pro- / to kiss / (Internet slang) dear
  *亲* | 亲* | *亲
parents-in-law of one's offspring
father / also pr. [fu4 qin5] / CL: 個|个
mother / also pr. [mu3 qin5] / CL: 個|个
blind date / arranged interview to evaluate a proposed marriage partner (Taiwan pr. [xiang4 qin1]) / to be deeply attached to each other
dear one / to kiss / friendly
to go home to visit one's family
older generation in one's household (often referring to one's parents) / one's deceased close relatives
fellow countryman (from the same village) / local people / villager / the folks back home
to get married
single parent
close relative / near relation
affable / genial
kindly / nice / amiable
bereavement / to lose a relative
next of kin / closely related
to invite the groom (who will live with the bride's family) / to take a wife by one's own choice
to visit new in-laws after a marriage
arranged betrothal of minors
(of the groom's family) to send a bridal sedan chair 花轎|花轿 to fetch the bride / to send a party to escort the bride to the groom's house
kin / blood relation
to propose marriage
to remember one's parents / to feel homesick for one's relatives
to take a wife
marriage by capture / bride kidnapping
stepfamily / (old) stepmother / to marry
direct descendant / blood relative
to marry
a distant relative
affinity / in-laws
(formal) close kin / closest relative
to visit one's parents
to settle a marriage / betrothal
cousin (via female line)
doubly homesick for our dear ones at each festive day (from a poem by Wang Wei 王維|王维)
to appoint people by favoritism (idiom); nepotism / corrupt appointment
to place righteousness before family (idiom); ready to punish one's own family if justice demands it
six close relatives, namely: father , mother , older brothers , younger brothers , wife , male children / one's kin
courting / meeting for purpose of marriage / to settle into a relationship
to attend to everything personally
to look up and see no-one familiar (idiom); not having anyone to rely on / without a friend in the world
to act as a matchmaker
men and women should not touch hands when they give or receive things (citation, from Mencius)
closely related by blood
variant of 定親|定亲
close relative
to attend to personally / in person
to seek to profit by family ties
(honorific) your parent
to become related by marriage / to marry
(Tw) to be in the care of one's relatives / to be dependent on a relative / to draw on family connections
to accept a marriage proposal
Your esteemed parent (honorific)
the poor are ignored in the busiest city; the rich will find relatives in the deepest mountain
one's capable and virtuous relatives
relatives of the wife (slightly pejorative)
to be on intimate terms with sb (idiom)
lit. casual aquaintances should not come between relatives / blood is thicker than water (idiom)
to cut flesh from one's thigh to nourish a sick parent (idiom) / filial thigh-cutting

Tip: Not sure how to type a character? Draw it instead! Click the brush icon next to the input fields to enable the handwriting input method.
© 2019 MDBG Made in Holland
Automated or scripted access is prohibited
Privacy and cookies