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The Chinese word jiujiu - 舅舅 - jiùjiu
(uncle in Chinese)

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Chinese characters  ( jiujiu / jiùjiu ) with pronunciation (English translation: uncle )

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舅舅 ( jiujiu / jiùjiu ) is composed of these characters: (jiu) , (jiu)
The traditional Chinese characters of jiùjiu are identical with the modern (simplified) characters displayed above.
Chinese Pinyin example sentence with 舅舅 ( jiujiu / jiùjiu ) Writing in Pinyin
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Wo de jiujiu ganggang qushi le.
Wŏ de jiùjiu gānggāng qùshì le.
 – English translation: My uncle has just passed away.

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male  |  uncle
More words that mean uncle in Chinese
bófù ( 伯父 ), dàye ( 大爷 ), shū ( 叔 ), shūshu ( 叔叔 )

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