Chinese Word Entry

Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄒㄩㄥ
Mandarin (Pinyin): xiōng
Cantonese (Jyutping): hung1
Definitions:
  1. chest

  2. bosom

  3. heart

  4. mind

  5. thorax


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Chinese characters used in this word

bosom, breast, chest, heart, feelings, thorax
Readings
Mandarin: ㄒㄩㄥ (xiōng)
Cantonese: hung1
Japanese: キョウ (kyou) / むね (mune)、 むな- (muna-)
Korean: 흉 (hyung)
Vietnamese: hung, hông
Variants
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