粉丝

MandarinEdit

simpl.
trad. 粉絲

Etymology 1Edit

  • ("noodles") + ("strands")

NounEdit

粉丝 (simplified, Pinyin fěnsī, traditional 粉絲)

  1. bean vermicelli

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

粉丝 (simplified, Pinyin fěnsī, traditional 粉絲)

  1. (slang) fan (e.g. of music or movies)
    粉丝
    I'm a fan of his.

ReferencesEdit

  • 2008, Shujuan Li, Popular Chinese Expressions (流行汉语), edition 2nd (in English/Mandarin), Beijing: Sinolingua, ISBN 978-7-80200-388-0:
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