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ㄏㄡ ˋ



后 is a 6 stroke, simplified and traditional Chinese character and is pronounced as hòu in the fourth tone.

In traditional Chinese the character may be used.

  • ㄏㄡ ˋ



    • 𠮛

      • one

      • ㄎㄡ ˇ



2 stories have been written about this character — see all
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后rward! Don't look behind!
by BobWebb

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I [ho]pe the <EMPRESS> isn't scared of ALLIGATORs because one just set *down* a BOX and is standing <behind> it!
by vms5q

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We found 1 pronunciation for 后

Definitions for 后 pronounced as hòu

  • back
  • behind
  • rear
  • afterwards
  • after
  • later
  • surname Hou
  • empress
  • queen


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