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Pīnyīn
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(coll.) father's father / paternal grandfather / CL: 個|个
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  *爷* | 爷* | *爷
grandpa / old gentleman
(respectful) lord / master / (coll.) maternal grandfather
son of the boss / young master of the house / your son (honorific)
prince / marquis / nobleman
arrogant idler / self-centered show-off
(coll.) father's older brother / uncle / term of respect for older man
(coll.) father's father's father / paternal great-grandfather
God / Heavens
uncle / grandpa / CL:
master of martial arts, in former times often employed by a landlord to teach fighting skills and guard the house / (fig.) sb who arrogantly and condescendingly lectures others
maternal grandfather (dialectal)
Buddha (term of respect for Sakyamuni 釋迦牟尼|释迦牟尼) / His Holiness (refers to a Buddhist grandee) / Buddha / God / emperor / in late Qing court, refers exclusively to Empress Dowager Cixi 慈禧太后
god of wealth / very wealthy man
title of respect for the queen mother or the emperor's father / nickname for Empress Dowager Cixi 慈禧太后
(respectful for) one's grandfather / sb's father / older people / the head of the house (used by servants) / a district magistrate
Zaoshen, the god of the kitchen / also written 灶神
founder (of a craft, religious sect etc)
big talker
(coll.) a profiteer / (business) wheeler-dealer
nickname for official
(old) a term servants used to refer to their master
son-in-law (used by wife's family) / uncle (husband of father's sister)
elderly gentleman (respectful) / esteemed father
same as 閻羅王|阎罗王 / Yama, King of Hell / translation of Sanskrit: Yama Raja
(coll.) just and incorruptible official
father's maternal uncle / granduncle
(dialect) maternal grandfather
topless guy (man who, in a public place, is not wearing a shirt)
(coll.) pedicab driver
airline steward


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