老夫

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin lǎofū
Zhuyin ㄌㄠˇ ㄈㄨ
IPA (key) /lɑʊ̯²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ fu⁵⁵/

PronounEdit

老夫 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin lǎofū)

  1. (archaic) I; me

Usage notesEdit

  • Used in ancient times as a form of self-address by elderly males.
Last modified on 10 April 2014, at 00:14