博客

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

EtymologyEdit

  • Phono-semantic matching of English blog, from ("abundant," "plentiful," "wide," "broad," "rich") + ("guest," "visitor"), literally to attract guests, as coined in 2002 by Beijing technology writer Fang Xingdong.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin bókè
Zhuyin ㄅㄛˊ ㄎㄜˋ
IPA (key) /pu̯ɔ³⁵ kʰɤ⁵¹/

NounEdit

博客 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin bókè)

  1. blog

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Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 08:48