ChineseEdit

high; tall ancestor; forefather; grandparents
simp. and trad.
(高祖)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

高祖

  1. great-great-grandfather (paternal grandfather's paternal grandfather)
  2. primogenitor
  3. remote ancestor

Proper nounEdit

高祖

  1. A temple name given to the first emperor of some of the Chinese dynasties, or to ancestor of the first emperor
    1. Emperor Gaozu of Han (256 BCE or 247 BCE – June 1, 195 BCE)
    2. Emperor Gaozu of Tang (566 – June 25, 635)

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VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this term

Proper nounEdit

高祖

  1. Hán tự form of Cao Tổ (a temple name used for Chinese emperors or Vietnamese emperors).