Meaning of 哥

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English Definition: elder brother
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 10; Radical:
Ideographic: One person talking over another
Character Formation:
  • Above to below
    • [ ] may, can, -able; possibly
    • [ ] may, can, -able; possibly
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Example Words
大哥 eldest brother; big brother (polite address for a man of about the same age as oneself); gang leader; boss
表哥 biǎo older male cousin via female line
八哥 (bird species of China) crested myna (Acridotheres cristatellus)
老大哥 lǎo big brother
帅哥 shuài handsome guy; lady-killer; handsome (form of address)
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