毛子

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Chinese[edit]

hair; pore; fur
 
child; son; (noun suff.); small thing; midnight; 11 p.m.-1 a.m.; seed; egg; 1st earthly branch
simp. and trad.
(毛子)

Etymology[edit]

Used most prominently during the time of the Boxer Rebellion. This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

毛子

  1. (slang, pejorative, ethnic slur) foreigner, white man

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