1. verb service
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Unihan '役')
  2. noun a servant / a laborer
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Unihan '役')
  3. verb to serve
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Unihan '役')

Contained in

  • 奴役 to enslave
  • 战役(戰役) a military campaign
  • 役使 to put a servant or animal to work / to make use of for labor
  • 形役 to do work / to do manual labor
  • 差役 forced labor of feudal tenant ; a bailiff / a messenger
  • 杂役(雜役) odd jobs / a part-time worker
  • 田役 to do farm work
  • 使役 causative
  • 驱役(驅役) to order / to put to use
  • 劳役(勞役) forced labor / animal labor
  • 兵役 military service
  • 服兵役 military draft
  • 仆役(僕役) a servant
  • 苦役 forced labor / corvée / penal servitude
  • 夫役 corvee / laborer
  • 服役 to serve in the army / in active service
  • 退役 to retire from the military, sport etc / to demobilize / to decommission / retired from use
  • 徭役 forced labor / corvee
  • 役男 males eligible for military service / draftee
  • 拘役 detention
  • 避役 chameleon
  • 厮役 a servant / a person providing forced service
  • 免役 to exempt from forced labor ; to exempt from military service
  • 衙役 a bailiff

Also contained in

马拉松战役崖门战役靖难之役土木之役辽沈战役平津战役淮海战役使役态役小角长城战役

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