後門

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
こう
Grade: 2
もん
Grade: 2
on'yomi

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Noun[edit]

後門 (hiragana こうもん, romaji kōmon)

  1. a back gate
  2. (figuratively) the anus, as a homophone for 肛門 and in contrast to 前門 (zenmon, front gate, figurative for vagina)

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Mandarin[edit]

simpl. 后门
trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin hòumén
Zhuyin ㄏㄡˋ ㄇㄣˊ
IPA (key) /xoʊ̯⁵¹ mən³⁵/

Noun[edit]

後門 (traditional, Pinyin hòumén, simplified 后门)

  1. back door, back gate
  2. (figuratively) favours given by someone in authority who has connections with the individual calling it in

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