養子

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: 4 Grade: 1

Noun[edit]

養子 (hiragana ようし, romaji yōshi)

  1. A foster child. An adopted son or daughter.
  2. A person who was adopted as a child.

Mandarin[edit]

simpl. 养子
trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin yǎngzǐ
Zhuyin ㄧㄤˇ ㄗˇ
IPA (key) /i̯ɑŋ²¹⁴⁻³⁵ t͡sz̩²¹⁴⁻²¹⁽⁴⁾/

Noun[edit]

養子 (traditional, Pinyin yǎngzǐ, simplified 养子)

  1. adopted child; foster child