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ChineseEdit

fruit; result
 
child; son; (noun suff.); small thing; midnight; 11 p.m.-1 a.m.; seed; egg; 1st earthly branch
simp. and trad.
(果子)

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

果子

  1. fruit
    耶和華:「告訴赤身露體莫非吩咐不可果子?」 [MSC, trad.]
    耶和华:“告诉赤身露体莫非吩咐不可果子?” [MSC, simp.]
    From: 新標點和合本 (Chinese Union Version with New Punctuation), 創世記 (Genesis) 3:11
    Yēhéhuá shuō: "Shuí gàosù nǐ chìshēn lùtǐ ne? Mòfēi nǐ chī le wǒ fēnfù nǐ bùkě chī de nà shù shàng de guǒzi ma?" [Pinyin]
    And he said, Who told thee that thou wast naked? Hast thou eaten of the tree, whereof I commanded thee that thou shouldest not eat?
SynonymsEdit
Dialectal synonyms of 水果 (“fruit”)
Variety Location Words
Classical Chinese
Formal (Written Standard Chinese) 水果
Mandarin Beijing 水果兒果子
Jinan 水果鮮果
Xi'an 水果
Wuhan 水果
Chengdu 水果果果
Yangzhou 水果
Hefei 水果
Cantonese Guangzhou 生果
Hong Kong 生果
Taishan 生果
Yangjiang 瓜子
Gan Nanchang 水果
Hakka Meixian 生果青果果作
Miaoli (N. Sixian) 果子水果果作
Liudui (S. Sixian) 水果果作
Hsinchu (Hailu) 果子水果果作
Dongshi (Dabu) 果子果作
Zhuolan (Raoping) 果子果作
Yunlin (Zhao'an) 果子
Jin Taiyuan 水果
Min Bei Jian'ou 水果
Min Dong Fuzhou 果子
Min Nan Xiamen 果子水果
Taipei 果子水果
Chaozhou 果隻青果
Wu Suzhou 水果
Wenzhou 水果
Xiang Changsha 水果
Shuangfeng 果子實水果

Etymology 2Edit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see 餜子.
(This term, 果子, is a variant form of 餜子.)