妾身

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin qièshēn
Zhuyin ㄑㄧㄝˋ ㄕㄣ
IPA (key) /t͡ɕʰi̯ɛ⁵¹ ʂən⁵⁵/

PronounEdit

妾身 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin qièshēn)

  1. (archaic) I; me

Usage notesEdit

  • This first person pronoun was used by females in ancient times to show modesty.
Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 12:14