Chinese Word Entry

中國人民志願軍

Simplified Chinese form: 中国人民志愿军

Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄓㄨㄥ ㄍㄨㄛˊ ㄖㄣˊ ㄇㄧㄣˊ ㄓˋ ㄩㄢˋ ㄐㄩㄣ
Mandarin (Pinyin): Zhōng guó rén mín zhì yuàn jūn
Cantonese (Jyutping): zung1 gwok3 jan4 man4 zi3 jyun6 gwan1
Definition: the Chinese People's Volunteer Army deployed by China to aid North Korea in 1950

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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

country, nation, nation-state
Readings
Mandarin: ㄍㄨㄛˊ (guó)
Cantonese: gwok3
Japanese: コク / くに
Korean:
Vietnamese: quốc
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person, man, people, mankind, someone else
Readings
Mandarin: ㄖㄣˊ (rén)
Cantonese: jan4
Japanese: ジン、 ニン / ひと、 -り、 -と
Korean:
Vietnamese: nhân
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people, nation, subjects, citizens
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Mandarin: ㄇㄧㄣˊ (mín)
Cantonese: man4
Japanese: ミン / たみ
Korean:
Vietnamese: dân

intention, plan, resolve, aspire, motive, hopes, shilling, purpose, will, determination, annals
Readings
Mandarin: ㄓˋ (zhì)
Cantonese: zi3
Japanese: シ / シリング、 こころざ.す、 こころざし、 しるす
Korean:
Vietnamese: chí
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petition, request, vow, wish, hope, desire, want, ambition
Readings
Mandarin: ㄩㄢˋ (yuàn), ㄩㄢˇ (yuǎn)
Cantonese: jyun6
Japanese: ガン、 ゲン / ねが.う、 -ねがい、 ねがい
Korean:
Vietnamese: nguyện
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army, force, troops, war, battle, military, soldiers
Readings
Mandarin: ㄐㄩㄣ (jūn)
Cantonese: gwan1
Japanese: グン、 クン / いくさ、 つわもの
Korean:
Vietnamese: quân
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