桀紂

MandarinEdit

simpl. 桀纣
trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin jiézhòu
Zhuyin ㄐㄧㄝˊ ㄓㄡˋ
IPA (key) /t͡ɕi̯ɛ³⁵ ʈ͡ʂoʊ̯⁵¹/

NounEdit

桀紂 (traditional, Pinyin jiézhòu, simplified 桀纣)

  1. (archaic) a tyrannical ruler

Proper nounEdit

桀紂 (traditional, Pinyin Jié Zhòu, simplified 桀纣)

  1. Jie of Xia and King Zhou of Shang (the last kings of the Xia Dynasty and Shang Dynasty respectively. Both men were notorious tyrants)
Last modified on 9 April 2014, at 05:01