Last modified on 12 January 2015, at 22:56

傻瓜

ChineseEdit

foolish
 
melon; claw; gourd; squash
simp. and trad.
(傻瓜)

EtymologyEdit

From  ("foolish, stupid") +  ("melon; (dialectal) stupid"). Semantically very similar to Korean 바보 (babo).

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

傻瓜

  1. silly person, fool, idiot
  2. (term of affection) honey, babe

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