Chinese Word Entry

Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄓㄨㄥ ㄋㄢˊ ㄅㄨˋ
Mandarin (Pinyin): zhōng nán bù
Cantonese (Jyutping): zung1 naam4 bou6
Definition: south central region

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Chinese characters used in this word

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

south, southern part, southward
Mandarin: ㄋㄢˊ (nán), ㄋㄚ (nā)
Cantonese: naam4
Japanese: ナン (nan)、 ナ (na)、 ダン (dan) / みなみ (minami)
Korean: 남 (nam)
Vietnamese: nam

section, bureau, dept, class, copy, part, portion, counter for copies of a newspaper or magazine, division
Mandarin: ㄅㄨˋ (bù), ㄆㄡˇ (pǒu)
Cantonese: bou6
Japanese: ブ (bu)、 ホ (ho)、 ホウ (hou) / -べ (-be)、 わける (wakeru)、 すべる (suberu)、 つかさ (tsukasa)
Korean: 부 (bu)
Vietnamese: bộ
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