Last modified on 3 June 2014, at 04:44

反哺

ChineseEdit

simpl. and trad.

EtymologyEdit

  • originally referred to a raven (trad. 烏鴉, simpl. 乌鸦) that would provide food to its mother after becoming an adult

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

反哺

  1. to take care of one's parents when they are old
  2. to give back to a person or institution which has contributed to one's own growth

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