Chinese Traditional: 統治
Chinese Simplified: 统治
Pinyin: tong3 zhi4
Zhuyin: ㄊㄨㄥˇ ㄓˋ
English Meaning: 1. to govern, to rule 2. rule, governance, regime
German Meaning: regieren, herrschen, Regime

Example Sentences:

xiang1 gang3 zai4 xi1 yuan2 yi1 jiu3 jiu3 qi1 nian2 hui2 gui1 zhong1 guo2 de5 tong3 zhi4.
Hong Kong was returned to China's governance in the year 1997 A.D.
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mian3 dian4 cong2 yi1 jiu3 liu4 er4 nian2 zhi4 jin1 dou1 zai4 du2 cai2 zheng4 quan2 tong3 zhi4 zhi1 xia4.
Burma has been under a dictatorship since 1962.
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ka3 si1 chu3 tong3 zhi4 gu3 ba1 ban4 ge5 shi4 ji4.
Fidel Castro ruled Cuba for half a century.
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Related Words:



1. to unite, to unify 2. all, together, whole 3. interconnected system 4. any tube-shaped part of an article of clothing 5. to govern, to command, to control

Here: to unite, to unify

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1. to rule, to govern 2. to cure, to heal

Here: to rule, to govern

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