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ChineseEdit

to rise; to raise; to get up
 
child; son; (noun suffix); small thing; seed; egg; 1st earthly branch; 11 pm-1 am; midnight
trad. (起子)
simp. #(起子)

Pronunciation 1Edit


NounEdit

起子

  1. bottle opener
  2. (colloquial) screwdriver
  3. (dialectal) baking soda
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ClassifierEdit

起子

  1. Classifier for people: group; crowd

Pronunciation 2Edit


VerbEdit

起子

  1. (literary) to nurture one's child
  2. (chess, etc.) to make the first move