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The Chinese word shushu - 叔叔 - shūshu
(uncle in Chinese)

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Chinese characters  ( shushu / shūshu ) with pronunciation (English translation: uncle )

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叔叔 ( shushu / shūshu ) is composed of these characters: (shu) , (shu)
The traditional Chinese characters of shūshu are identical with the modern (simplified) characters displayed above.
Chinese Pinyin example sentence with 叔叔 ( shushu / shūshu ) Writing in Pinyin
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If you cannot use Chinese characters, it is preferable to use the Pinyin with tones. Only use the Pinyin without tones if there's no other option (e.g. writing a text message from/to a mobile phone that doesn't support special characters such as ā, í, ŏ, ù).

Wo de shushu ganggang qushi le.
Wŏ de shūshu gānggāng qùshì le.
 – English translation: My uncle has just passed away.

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(Meaning of individual characters, character components etc.)

younger brothers of one's father  |  younger brothers of one's father
叔叔 ( shushu / shūshu ) belongs to the 1000 most common composed words in Chinese language (rank 892)
More words that mean uncle in Chinese
bófù ( 伯父 ), dàye ( 大爷 ), jiùjiu ( 舅舅 ), shū ( 叔 )

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