伯伯

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Chinese[edit]

 
father's elder brother; senior; paternal elder uncle; eldest of brothers; respectful form of address
 
father's elder brother; senior; paternal elder uncle; eldest of brothers; respectful form of address
simp. and trad.
(伯伯)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

伯伯

  1. (informal, affectionate) uncle: elder (paternal) uncle, one's father's older brother
  2. (informal, affectionate) uncle: a term of respect for someone who is slightly older than one's father
  3. (dialectal) father
  4. (dialectal) paternal aunt (father's sister, or wife of father's elder brother)

Synonyms[edit]

Dialectal synonyms of 伯父 (“paternal uncle (father's elder brother)”) [map]
Variety Location Words
Classical Chinese 世父伯父
Formal (Written Standard Chinese) 伯父
Mandarin Beijing 大爺
Taiwan 伯伯伯父
Harbin 大爺
Shenyang 大爺
Hailar 大爺
Ulan Hot 大爺
Tongliao 大爺
Chifeng 大爺
Bayanhot 大爹伯父
Jinan 大爺
Muping 大爺
Luoyang 大伯
Jiedian
Xi'an 伯伯 Hui
Qingdao 大爹大爺
Zhengzhou 大爺老伯 Hui
Xining 達達
Xuzhou 大爺
Lanzhou 大大
Ürümqi 伯伯
Wuhan 伯伯伯爺 non-face-to-face
Chengdu 伯伯伯父
Guiyang 伯伯伯爹 dated
Guilin 伯爺
Liuzhou 阿伯
Kunming 大爹
Yangzhou 大大
Nanjing 伯伯
Hefei 伯伯
Nantong 伯伯
Cantonese Guangzhou 阿伯伯父伯爺
Hong Kong 阿伯伯伯伯父
Shunde 阿伯
Foshan 伯父
Zhongshan 阿伯
Dongguan 伯爺
Hong Kong (Weitou) 阿伯大伯
Taishan 阿伯
Doumen 阿伯
Kaiping 阿伯
Shaoguan 阿伯
Yunfu 阿伯
Yangjiang 阿伯
Xinyi 大爹
Lianjiang 阿伯
Nanning 阿伯伯爺
Wuzhou 阿伯
Yulin 伯公
Hepu 伯父
Danzhou
Kuala Lumpur 阿伯
Gan Nanchang 伯爺
Lichuan 伯兒
Pingxiang 伯伯
Hakka Meixian 阿伯
Xingning 大伯
Huidong 阿伯
Qujiang 大伯
Xiaosanjiang 大伯
Luchuan 阿伯
Changting 大伯
Pingyu 大伯
Wuping 大伯
Liancheng 大伯
Ninghua 伯伯
Yudu 伯伯大伯
Ruijin 伯子
Shicheng 大伯
Shangyou
Miaoli (N. Sixian) 阿伯
Liudui (S. Sixian) 阿伯
Hsinchu (Hailu) 阿伯
Dongshi (Dabu) 阿伯
Zhuolan (Raoping) 阿伯
Yunlin (Zhao'an) 阿伯
Hong Kong 阿伯
Sabah 阿伯
Senai 阿伯
Singkawang 阿伯
Huizhou Jixi
Shexian 伯伯
Tunxi 伯爺
Jin Taiyuan 老老大爺
Pingyao 伯父大爺
Xinzhou 伯伯啊 face-to-face伯伯 non-face-to-face
Baochang 大爺
Jining 大爺
Hohhot 大爺
Baotou 大爺
Dongsheng 老老爹爹
Linhe 大爹
Haibowan 大爺
Min Bei Jian'ou 伯伯伯仔
Dikou 阿伯
Songxi 伯仔
Zhenghe 伯仔
Zhenqian 阿伯
Jianyang 伯仔
Wuyishan 伯仔
Shibei 阿伯
Min Dong Fuzhou 依伯
Changle 依伯
Fuqing 大伯
Yongtai 依伯
Gutian
Fu'an
Ningde
Shouning 阿伯
Zhouning 阿伯
Fuding 阿爺
Matsu 依伯
Min Nan Xiamen 阿伯
Quanzhou 阿伯
Zhangzhou 阿伯
Taipei 阿伯
Kaohsiung 阿伯
Tainan 阿伯
Taichung 阿伯
Wuqi 阿伯
Hsinchu 阿伯
Taitung 阿伯
Lukang 阿伯
Yilan 阿伯
Magong 阿伯
Penang 阿伯
Singapore 阿伯
Philippines (Manila) 阿伯
Chaozhou 阿伯
Shantou 阿伯
Haifeng
Johor Bahru 阿伯
Wenchang 伯爹
Haikou 伯爹
Leizhou face-to-face尼伯 non-face-to-face
Puxian Min Putian 阿伯
Xianyou 阿伯
Pinghua Nanning 伯爺阿爺
Wu Shanghai 伯伯
Suzhou 伯伯老伯伯
Wuxi 伯伯大大
Hangzhou 伯伯
Wenzhou 伯伯
Chongming 伯伯
Danyang 爹爹伯伯
Jinhua 大伯
Ningbo 伯伯
Xiang Changsha 伯伯
Shuangfeng 伯伯
Xiangtan 伯伯
Loudi 伯伯
Quanzhou 伯伯

Related terms[edit]

  • (elder maternal uncle) 伯母 (bómǔ)

See also[edit]

  • (formal, younger paternal uncle) 叔父 (shūfù), (informal, affectionate) 叔叔 (shūshu)
  • (husband of a paternal aunt) 姑父 (gūfu), 姑丈 (gūzhàng)