烏龜

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See also: 乌龟

Chinese[edit]

 
a crow; black; not; empty; void
tortoise; turtle
trad. (烏龜)
simp. (乌龟)
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Pronunciation[edit]


Note:
  • o͘-ku - vernacular (“turtle; someone in last place”);
  • o͘-kui - literary (sex-related senses and “incompetent person”).

Noun[edit]

烏龜

  1. turtle; tortoise
  2. (Quanzhou Min Nan, figuratively) someone in last place
  3. (derogatory) cuckold
  4. (derogatory) incompetent, irresponsible person
  5. male owner of a brothel
  6. (Taiwanese Min Nan) benefiter from the prostitution of his wife and daughters

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