kang

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See also: kāng, káng, kǎng, and kàng

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Variant of kakak.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kang

  1. older sister
  2. older sibling (rare)
  3. older brother (rare)

Synonyms[edit]


Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

kang

  1. Nonstandard spelling of kāng.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of káng.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of kǎng.
  4. Nonstandard spelling of kàng.

Usage notes[edit]

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.