ChineseEdit

 
to declare; to announce; to spread; to make known; spread; (cotton) cloth
 
gown; clothes; to dress; to wear
simp. and trad.
(布衣)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

布衣

  1. cotton clothes
  2. ordinary people; commoners
    布衣南陽 [Classical Chinese, trad.]
    布衣南阳 [Classical Chinese, simp.]
    From: 諸葛亮, 《出師表》
    Chén běn bùyī, gōng gēng yú nányáng. [Pinyin]
    I was originally a commoner who farmed in Nanyang himself.

SynonymsEdit

  • (ordinary people):

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