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 (chuu) / なか (naka)、 うち (uchi)、 あた.る (ataru)
Korean: 중 (jung)
Vietnamese: trung, trúng

country, nation, nation-state
Readings
Mandarin: ㄍㄨㄛˊ (guó)
Cantonese: gwok3
Japanese: コク (koku) / くに (kuni)
Korean: 국 (gug)
Vietnamese: quốc
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person, man, people, mankind, someone else
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Mandarin: ㄖㄣˊ (rén)
Cantonese: jan4
Japanese: ジン (jin)、 ニン (nin) / ひと (hito)、 -り (-ri)、 -と (-to)
Korean: 인 (in)
Vietnamese: nhân
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people, nation, subjects, citizens
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Mandarin: ㄇㄧㄣˊ (mín)
Cantonese: man4
Japanese: ミン (min) / たみ (tami)
Korean: 민 (min)
Vietnamese: dân

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