狗年 (gou nian): translation, meaning, pronunciation, examples

By | March 28, 2018

狗年 (Chinese PinYin: [gǒu nián]; traditional Chinese:狗年) may mean: (1) noun. Year of the Dog. Literally: 狗 (dog) + 年 (year). Dog is the eleventh in the 12-year cycle of Chinese zodiac sign. Recent years of the dog are: 1922, 1934, 1946, 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006, 2018, 2030. Some example phrases and expressions are: 狗年出生 (under the Year of the Dog), 狗年大吉 (good luck in the Year of the Dog), 今年的狗年 (this year of the Dog), 狗年快乐 (Happy New Year of the Dog).

1. How to pronounce 狗年?

Chinese Pinyin: [gǒu nián]

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2. Synonyms And Antonyms of 狗年

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3. What are the fixed expression, collocation and idioms that contains 狗年.

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Collocation: 狗年出生 (under the Year of the Dog), 狗年大吉 (good luck in the Year of the Dog), 今年的狗年 (this year of the Dog), 狗年快乐 (Happy New Year of the Dog!),

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4. How to use 狗年 in a sentence?

Below are some example sentences and quotes containing 狗年.

4.1 2018年是狗年.

Translation: 2018 is a Year of the Dog.

4.2 狗是十二生肖的(十二年一个周期)中的第十一个, 这一年叫狗年。

Translation: Dog is the eleventh in the 12-year cycle of Chinese zodiac sign, it is called the Year of the Dog.

4.3 狗年: 1922, 1934, 1946, 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006, 2018, 2030.

Translation: Dog: 1922, 1934, 1946, 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006, 2018, 2030.

4.4 换句话说,今年的狗年, 人们可能为因为信仰的不同而争吵。

Translation: In other words, this year of the Dog may see people fighting for the causes they believe in.

4.5 我是狗年出生的

Translation: I was born under the Year of the Dog.

4.6 今年,商店和饭店都挂满了横幅和装饰,以迎接狗年的到来。

Translation: This year, shops and restaurants are festooned with banners and decorations hailing the Year of the Dog.

4.7 狗年大吉!

Translation: Wish you luck in the Year of the Dog!

4.8 祝狗年大吉, 财源滚滚.

Translation: Wish you a Happy and Prosperous Year of the Dog!

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