1. shū noun father's younger brother
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Family , Concept: Relative 亲戚
    Notes: (CC-CEDICT '叔'; Guoyu '叔' n 1; Unihan '叔')
  2. shū proper noun Shu
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Names , Concept: Surname 姓氏
    Notes: (Guoyu '叔' n 2)
  3. shū adjective third eldest
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Guoyu '叔' adj 1)
  4. shū adjective declining; waning
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Guoyu '叔' adj 2)

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  • 叔祖母 wife of paternal grandfather's younger brother
  • 叔孙(叔孫) Shusun
  • 叔丈人 wife's uncle
  • 皇叔 the emperor's uncle
  • 族叔 young relative
  • 伯夷叔齐(伯夷叔齊) Bo Yi and Shu Qi
  • 叔公 great uncle; grandfather's younger brother; husband's father's younger brother
  • 叔祖 grandfather's younger brother
  • 伯叔 father's brother (uncle); husband's brother (brother-in-law)
  • 叔母 wife of father's younger brother; aunt
  • 伯叔祖父 father's father's brother; great uncle
  • 伯仲叔季 eldest; second; third and youngest of brothers; order of seniority among brothers
  • 叔丈母 wife's aunt
  • 怪叔叔 queer uncle
  • 叔岳 wife's uncle
  • 伯叔祖母 father's father's brother's wife; great aunt
  • 叔叔 father's younger brother; uncle
  • 小叔 husband's younger brother; brother-in-law
  • 叔父 father's younger brother; uncle
  • 叔伯 descending from the same grandfather or great-grandfather
  • 大叔 eldest of father's younger brothers; uncle
  • 阿布叔醇 albuterol, chemical used in treating asthma
  • 叔子 brother-in-law; husband's younger brother
  • 家叔 (polite) my uncle [father's younger brother]
  • 表叔 son of grandfather's sister; son of grandmother's brother or sister; father's younger male cousin
  • 麦当劳叔叔(麥當勞叔叔) Ronald McDonald

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