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ChineseEdit

phonetic
simp. and trad.
(朱古力)

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from English chocolate, originally used in Cantonese.

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

朱古力

  1. (chiefly Cantonese) chocolate

SynonymsEdit

Dialectal synonyms of 巧克力 (“chocolate”)
Variety Location Words
Formal (Written Standard Chinese) 巧克力
Mandarin Beijing 巧克力
Taiwan 巧克力
Malaysia 巧克力
Singapore 巧克力
Cantonese Guangzhou 朱古力
Hong Kong 朱古力
Taishan 朱古力
Hakka Miaoli (N. Sixian) 巧克力
Liudui (S. Sixian) 巧克力
Hsinchu (Hailu) 巧克力
Dongshi (Dabu) 巧克力
Zhuolan (Raoping) 巧克力
Yunlin (Zhao'an) 巧克力
Min Nan Xiamen 芝居力
Quanzhou 芝居力
Zhangzhou 芝居力
Taipei chio͘-kó͘-lè-tò͘芝居力
Wu Shanghai 巧克力