Chinese Word Entry

Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄦˋ ㄈㄨˊ
Mandarin (Pinyin): èr fú
Cantonese (Jyutping): ji6 fuk6
Definition: same as 中伏, last ten days of July and first ten days of August, the second of 三伏, three hottest periods of the year

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Chinese characters used in this word

two, two radical (no. 7), twice
Mandarin: ㄦˋ (èr)
Cantonese: ji6
Japanese: ニ (ni)、 ジ (ji) / ふた (futa)、 ふた.つ (futatsu)、 ふたたび (futatabi)
Korean: 이 (i)
Vietnamese: nhị, nhì
Semantic variant forms:

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