Chinese Traditional: 之後
Chinese Simplified: 之后
Pinyin: zhi1 hou4
Zhuyin: ㄓ ㄏㄡˋ
English Meaning: afterwards
German Meaning: nach, nachher
Spanish Meaning: después
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Example Sentences:

明朝在元朝之後。
明朝在元朝之后。
ming2 chao2 zai4 yuan2 chao2 zhi1 hou4.
Ming Dynasty follows Yuan Dynasty.
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我到了之後會馬上打電話給你。
我到了之后会马上打电话给你。
wo3 dao4 le5 zhi1 hou4 hui4 ma3 shang4 da3 dian4 hua4 gei3 ni3.
As soon as I arrive I will call you.
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跑完馬拉松之後,他的腳起了水泡。
跑完马拉松之后,他的脚起了水泡。
pao3 wan2 ma3 la1 song1 zhi1 hou4, ta1 de5 jiao3 qi3 le5 shui3 pao4.
After running a marathon he had blisters on his feet.
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法國在革命之後成為共和國。
法国在革命之后成为共和国。
fa4 guo2 zai4 ge2 ming4 zhi1 hou4 cheng2 wei2 gong4 he2 guo2.
France became a republic after the revolution.
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他們在當了兩年的親密好友之後墜入愛河。
他们在当了两年的亲密好友之后坠入爱河。
ta1 men5 zai4 dang1 le5 liang3 nian2 de5 qin1 mi4 hao3 you3 zhi1 hou4 zhui4 ru4 ai4 he2.
They were close friends for two years before falling in love.
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他清了清喉嚨之後才說話。
他清了清喉咙之后才说话。
ta1 qing1 le5 qing1 hou2 long2 zhi1 hou4 cai2 shuo1 hua4.
He cleared his throat and then spoke.
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安裝這個程式之後,我的電腦變得很不穩定。
安装这个程式之后,我的电脑变得很不稳定。
an1 zhuang1 zhe4 ge5 cheng2 shi4 zhi1 hou4, wo3 de5 dian4 nao3 bian4 de5 hen3 bu4 wen3 ding4.
After installing this programme my computer became unstable.
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Related Words:

 

zhī

1. (possessive particle) 2. this, that, these, those 3. (old use) (a filler word without any meaning) 4. (adjectival ending)

Here: (possessive particle)

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hòu

1. after, later 2. back, behind, rear 3. afterwards 4. offspring

Here: after, afterwards, later

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