Chinese Word Entry

中伏
Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄓㄨㄥ ㄈㄨˊ
Mandarin (Pinyin): zhōng fú
Cantonese (Jyutping): zung1 fuk6
Definition: last ten days of July and first ten days of August, the second of 三伏 sān fú, three hottest periods of the year

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Chinese characters used in this word

in, inside, middle, mean, center, central, in the midst of, hit (target), attain
Readings
Mandarin: ㄓㄨㄥ (zhōng), ㄓㄨㄥˋ (zhòng)
Cantonese: zung1, zung3
Japanese: チュウ / なか、 うち、 あた.る
Korean:
Vietnamese: trung, trúng

prostrated, bend down, bow, cover, lay (pipes), crouch, crawl, lie hidden, conceal
Readings
Mandarin: ㄈㄨˊ (fú), ㄈㄨˋ (fù)
Cantonese: buk6, fuk6
Japanese: フク、 フウ、 ブク / ふ.せる、 ふ.す、 したがう
Korean: 복, 부
Vietnamese: phục