小三

MandarinEdit

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simpl. and trad.

EtymologyEdit

From  ("little, small") +  ("three, third (person)").

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin xiǎosān
Zhuyin ㄒㄧㄠˇ ㄙㄢ
IPA (key) /ɕi̯ɑʊ̯²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ sa̠n⁵⁵/

NounEdit

小三 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin xiǎosān)

  1. (neologism, colloquial) other woman; someone romantically involved with a person already in a committed relationship

SynonymsEdit

Last modified on 14 April 2014, at 17:07