Meaning of 猴

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Pinyin: hóu
English Definition: monkey; Classifiers:
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 12; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (animal) conveys the meaning.
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Example Words
猕猴桃 hóu táo kiwi fruit; Chinese gooseberry
猴王 hóu wáng Sun Wukong, the Monkey King, character with supernatural powers in the novel Journey to the West 西游记
金丝猴 jīn hóu golden snub-nosed monkey (Rhinopithecus roxellana)
猕猴 hóu macaque
猿猴 yuán hóu apes and monkeys
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