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ChineseEdit

 
child; son; (noun suff.); small thing; midnight; 11 p.m.-1 a.m.; seed; egg; 1st earthly branch
female; woman; daughter
simp. and trad.
(子女)
anagram 女子

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

子女

  1. sons and daughters; children
    未成年子女  ―  wèichéngnián zǐnǚ  ―  non-adult children

SynonymsEdit

Dialectal synonyms of 兒女 (“sons and daughters; children”)
Variety Location Words
Formal (Written Standard Chinese) 兒女子女
Mandarin Beijing 兒女孩子
Taiwan 兒女孩子
Jinan 兒女孩子
Xi'an 兒女
Wuhan 兒女兒子姑娘伢們
Chengdu 兒女娃娃些
Yangzhou 兒女霞子
Hefei 兒女
Cantonese Guangzhou 仔女
Hong Kong 仔女
Dongguan 仔女
Yangjiang 仔女仔妹
Gan Nanchang 崽女
Hakka Meixian 子女
Miaoli (N. Sixian) 子女子兒
Liudui (S. Sixian) 子女
Hsinchu (Hailu) 子女子兒
Dongshi (Dabu) 子女子兒
Zhuolan (Raoping) 子女子兒
Yunlin (Zhao'an) 子兒子女
Jin Taiyuan 兒女娃娃
Min Bei Jian'ou 囝仔
Min Dong Fuzhou 囝兒
Min Nan Xiamen 囝兒
Quanzhou 囝兒
Zhangzhou 囝兒
Taipei 囝兒
Kaohsiung 囝兒
Chaozhou 囝兒
Wu Shanghai 大細子女囡大細 dated
Suzhou 兒子囡兒小人大細
Wenzhou 男女男兒女兒細兒
Xiang Changsha 崽女
Shuangfeng 崽女

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 1
じょ
Grade: 1
on'yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

子女 ‎(hiragana しじょ, romaji shijo, historical hiragana しぢよ)

  1. sons and daughters, children
  2. girl, daughter

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9