Last modified on 24 March 2015, at 06:02

白丁

ChineseEdit

 
white; snowy; empty; blank; bright; clear; plain; pure; gratuitous
(surname); 4th heavenly stem; a Chinese surname
simp. and trad.
(白丁)

EtymologyEdit

From  ("white; colourless") +  ("adult male").

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

白丁

  1. (slang) an ordinary person; an average joe
  2. (slang) an illiterate person
  3. (archaic) a commoner without a national test certificate