官話

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Mandarin[edit]

simpl. 官话
trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin Guānhuà
Zhuyin ㄍㄨㄢ ㄏㄨㄚˋ
IPA (key) /ku̯a̠n⁵⁵ xu̯a̠⁵¹/

Noun[edit]

官話 (traditional, Pinyin Guānhuà, simplified 官话)

  1. Mandarin, Northern Chinese.

Noun[edit]

官話 (traditional, Pinyin guānhuà, simplified 官话)

  1. (of officialdom) bureaucratic gibberish, high-sounding but insincere words