王八

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin wángba
Zhuyin ㄨㄤˊ ㄅㄚ˙
IPA (key) /u̯ɑŋ³⁵ b̥a̠³/

NounEdit

王八 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin wángba)

  1. tortoise
  2. cuckold
  3. (pejorative) bastard; son of a bitch
  4. man who works in a brothel

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Last modified on 9 April 2014, at 08:03