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child (colloquial)
 
child; son; (noun suffix); small thing; seed; egg; 1st earthly branch; 11 pm-1 am; midnight
simp. and trad.
(伢子)
variant forms 牙子 “agent; someone not to be trifled with”

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

伢子

  1. (Central Plains Mandarin, Jianghuai Mandarin, Xiang, colloquial) kid; child (especially a boy)
  2. (Xiang) young man; youth
  3. (Northeastern Mandarin, Lanyin Mandarin, Jin) agent; middleman
  4. (Harbin) someone who is not to be trifled with

SynonymsEdit

  • (agent):