公子

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Grade: 2 Grade: 1

NounEdit

公子 (hiragana こうし, romaji kōshi)

  1. young noble man

Proper nounEdit

公子 (hiragana きみこ, romaji Kimiko)

  1. Kimiko, a Japanese female given name

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin gōngzi
Zhuyin ㄍㄨㄥ ㄗ˙
IPA (key) /kʊŋ⁵⁵ d͡z̥z̩²/

NounEdit

公子 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin gōngzi)

  1. (loosely translated) a son of privilege; an old-fashioned term for the son of a wealthy person or (under Communism) a son of a family of important people within the Communist party

See alsoEdit

Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 07:24