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The Chinese word for bus is
公车

gong chē



bus

Chinese Definition


Components
     1. public; communal
           (ant, zh, 私)
     2. fair; equitable
     3. to make public; to announce
     4. international; universal
           公海 - international waters
           公里 - kilometer
           公尺 - meter
     5. duke
     6. (of animals) male
           (ant, zh, 母)
           公雞 - rooster
     7. (honorific) old man or a man of high status
           陳 公 大-文 之 墓 - Tomb of Mr. Chen Dawen (written on a tombstone)
           蔣 公 - Chiang Kai-shek (honorific form)
     8. grandfather
     9. father-in-law (husband's father)
           公婆 - parents-in-law (husband's parents)
     10. (Cantonese) heads (side of a coin)
     11. (Hakka) (A noun suffix)
           鼻公 - nose, H
           貓公 (miau4 gung1) - cat, H-MX
     1. Variant of 車
     2. Variant of 卓



Translations for and their definitions

公共汽車
     1. n. (chiefly Mandarin) public bus
     2. n. (slang) town bicycle


公共汽车
     1. Simplified form of 公共汽車


巴士
     1. n. (regional) bus
           機場 巴士 - airport bus
           他 的 車 撞 上 了 巴士。 - His car collided with the bus.


公車
     1. n. (chiefly Taiwan) public bus
     2. n. public vehicle; vehicle which is not privately owned
     3. n. (Taiwanese Mandarin, Shanghainese Wu, by extension) a perverted girl; a town bicycle


公车
     1. Simplified form of 公車


公交車
     1. n. bus
           坐 公交車 不 小心 坐 過頭 - to miss one's stop on the bus
     2. n. (slang) town bicycle


公交车
     1. Simplified form of 公交車


公交
     1. n. Short for 公共交通, public transport; public transit; public transportation
     2. n. Short for 公交車, bus
           你 坐 公交 可以 直接 到。 - You can get there directly by bus.
           你 可 害死 我 了,讓 我 坐 公交 不 坐 地鐵。 - You sent me to hell, telling me to take the bus instead of the subway.


公汽
     1. n. (Mainland China) public bus


客車
     1. n. passenger train
     2. n. coach; bus


總線
     1. n. (mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau, computing) bus


总线
     1. Simplified form of 總線


匯流排
     1. n. (Taiwan, computing) bus


汇流排
     1. Simplified form of 匯流排


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pronunciation
gong chē

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