故人

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin gùrén
Zhuyin ㄍㄨˋ ㄖㄣˊ
IPA (key) /ku⁵¹ ʐən³⁵/

NounEdit

故人 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin gùrén)

  1. (literary) an old friend
  2. (literary) a former wife
  3. (literary) a deceased person
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