黑客

MandarinEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From  ("black, clandestine, sinister") +  ("guest, visitor"). Phono-semantic matching of English hacker.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin hēikè
Zhuyin ㄏㄟ ㄎㄜˋ
IPA (key) /xeɪ̯⁵⁵ kʰɤ⁵¹/

NounEdit

黑客 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin hēikè)

  1. hacker

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • 2008, Shujuan Li, Popular Chinese Expressions (流行汉语), edition 2nd (in English/Mandarin), Beijing: Sinolingua, ISBN 978-7-80200-388-0:
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