Chinese Traditional: 收養
Chinese Simplified: 收养
Pinyin: shou1 yang3
Zhuyin: ㄕㄡ ㄧㄤˇ
English Meaning: adopt, adoption

Example Sentences:

yi1 ge5 fu4 yu4 de5 jia1 ting2 shou1 yang3 le5 na4 ge5 xiao3 nü3 hai2.
A wealthy family adopted that little girl.
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Related Words:



1. to accept, to receive, to collect 2. to put away 3. to retrieve, to get back

Here: to accept, to receive, to collect

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1. to raise, to bring up 2. to provide for, to keep (pets, animals) 3. to recuperate

Here: to raise, to bring up

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