公子

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Chinese[edit]

 
just; honorable; public; common; fair; duke; mister
 
child; son; (noun suffix); small thing; seed; egg; 1st earthly branch; 11 pm-1 am; midnight
trad. (公子)
simp. #(公子)
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Pronunciation 1[edit]


Noun[edit]

公子

  1. (historical) scion; son or daughter of a feudal prince, vassal king or duke (especially of the kings of Zhou dynasty)
  2. (honorific) your son
  3. (figuratively) son of privilege; son of an official; son of nobility
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Proper noun[edit]

公子

  1. A surname​.

Pronunciation 2[edit]


Noun[edit]

公子

  1. (Xiang) male (of animals)
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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
こう
Grade: 2

Grade: 1

Noun[edit]

公子(こうし) (kōshi

  1. young noble man

Proper noun[edit]

Kanji in this term
きみ
Grade: 2

Grade: 1

公子(きみこ) (Kimiko

  1. A female given name