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beard; mustache
 
child; son; (noun suffix); small thing; seed; egg; 1st earthly branch; 11 pm-1 am; midnight
trad. (鬍子)
simp. (胡子)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

鬍子

  1. beard, mustache or whiskers; facial hair
  2. bearded man
  3. (Northeastern Mandarin, dated) bandit

SynonymsEdit

Dialectal synonyms of 鬍子 (“beard”) [map]
Variety Location Words
Formal (Written Standard Chinese) 鬍鬚, 鬍子
Mandarin Beijing 鬍子
Taiwan 鬍子, 鬍鬚
Jinan 鬍子
Xi'an 鬍子
Wuhan 鬍子
Chengdu 鬍子, 鬍鬍兒
Yangzhou 鬍子
Hefei 鬍子
Cantonese Guangzhou 鬍鬚
Hong Kong 鬍鬚
Yangjiang
Gan Nanchang 鬍子, 鬍鬚
Hakka Meixian 鬍鬚, 鬚菇
Miaoli (N. Sixian) 鬚菇, 嘴鬚
Liudui (S. Sixian) 鬚菇, 嘴鬚
Hsinchu (Hailu) 鬚菇, 嘴鬚
Dongshi (Dabu) 鬍鬚, 嘴鬚
Hsinchu (Raoping) 鬚菇, 嘴鬚
Yunlin (Zhao'an) 嘴鬚
Jin Taiyuan 鬍子, 鬍才
Min Bei Jian'ou 鬍鬚
Min Dong Fuzhou 喙鬚
Min Nan Xiamen 喙鬚
Quanzhou 喙鬚
Zhangzhou 喙鬚
Taipei 喙鬚
Kaohsiung 喙鬚
Tainan 喙鬚
Taichung 喙鬚
Hsinchu 喙鬚
Lukang 喙鬚
Sanxia 喙鬚
Yilan 喙鬚
Kinmen 喙鬚
Magong 喙鬚
Philippines (Manila) 喙鬚
Chaozhou
Wu Suzhou 鬍鬚
Wenzhou 鬍鬚, 下巴鬚
Xiang Changsha 鬍子, 鬍鬚
Shuangfeng 鬍子

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