姑蘇

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See also: 姑苏

Chinese[edit]

paternal aunt
a woman's female in-laws
[likely phonetic]
perilla
trad. (姑蘇)
simp. (姑苏)
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Etymology[edit]

From the nearby Mount Gusu, likely from an earlier Wu placename

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姑蘇

  1. () (historical) The capital of the state of Wu during the Zhou dynasty; a former city located at the site of present-day Suzhou
  2. () Gusu, a district of modern Suzhou, established in 2012 and comprising the Old City and downtown
  3. () Mount Gusu, a mountain near Suzhou
  4. (by metonymy, literary) Modern Suzhou itself

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