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国王
Traditional Chinese
國王
Mandarin pinyin pronunciation
guó wáng
Cantonese jyutpin pronunciation
gwok3 wong4
Short definition king
Usage frequency Very common
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All available English definitions kingCdict iconMDBG iconAdso icon /
Copyleft icon Adso icon Adso: king
Copyleft icon Cantofish icon Cantofish: sameadso
Copyleft icon MDBG icon MDBG: king; CL:個|个[ge4]
Copyleft icon LDC icon LDC: king; padishah; rex
Copyleft icon Cdict icon CDict: king'
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曾经有(céngjíyǒu)
一位( yī wèi)
(jiào) to shout
A l f r e d
(dedì) of
国王(guó wáng) king

Once there lived a king whose name was Alfred.

很久(hěnjiǔ)
很久以前(hěn jiǔ yǐ qián) langsyne
(zài) (located) at
一座( yī zuò)
(xiǎo) few
岛上(dǎoshàng)
住着( zhù)
一个(yī gè) a
(lǎo) very
国王(guó wáng) king

A long time ago, there lived an old king on a small island.

他是( tā shì)
英国人(yīng guó rén) British person
所知(suǒ zhī) known
(dedì) of
菲利普(fēi lì pǔ) Philip
国王(guó wáng) king

He was known to the English as King Philip.

(tā) another
(zūn) honorific
(guì) honorable
(rú) as if
国王(guó wáng) king

He commands the respect of a king.

国王(guó wáng) king
滥用权力(làn yòng quán lì) abuse of power

The king abused his power.

国王(guó wáng) king
(míng) wise
晚会(wǎn huì) evening party
亲自(qīn zì) personally
出现(chū xiàn) to arise

The king will appear in person tomorrow evening.

国王(guó wáng) king
下令(xià lìng) to order
(bà) stem
囚犯(qiú fàn) a prisoner
释放(shì fàng) to set free

The king ordered that the prisoner should be set free.

(wǒ) I
(cháng zhǎngzhǎng) long
(dà dài dài) big
后想( hòu xiǎng)
(dàng) when
国王(guó wáng) king

When I grow up, I want to be a king.

随着( suí) following
无继承人的( wú jì chéng rén de) heirless
国王(guó wáng) king
(dedì) of
发疯(fā fēng) to go mad
(hé) with
王室(wáng shì) royal family
家族的( jiā zú de) familial
中毒(zhōng dú zhòng dú) poisoning
将军(jiāng jūn) General
终于(zhōng yú) at last
有机会(yǒu jī huì) to have an opportunity
篡夺(cuàn duó) to usurp
王位(wáng wèi) kingship

With the heirless king going crazy and royal family poisoned, the general of the army finally had his chance to usurp the throne.

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