Chinese Word Entry

千秋
Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄑㄧㄢ ㄑㄧㄡ
Mandarin (Pinyin): qiān qiū
Cantonese (Jyutping): cin1 cau1
Definitions:
  1. a thousand years

  2. your birthday (honorific)


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Chinese characters used in this word

thousand, many, numerous, very, (Cantonese) a cheater, swindler
Readings
Mandarin: ㄑㄧㄢ (qiān)
Cantonese: cin1
Japanese: セン (sen) / ち (chi)
Korean: 천 (cheon)
Vietnamese: thiên
Variants
Semantic variant forms:

autumn, fall, year
Readings
Mandarin: ㄑㄧㄡ (qiū)
Cantonese: cau1
Japanese: シュウ (shuu) / あき (aki)、 とき (toki)
Korean: 추 (chu)
Vietnamese: thu