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守孝
Simplified 守孝
Traditional 守孝
Pin Yin
shou3 xiao4
English
  • to observe mourning for one's parents
Examples:
1. 为母守孝三年除服, 他心情依然悲伤。
After three years of mourning for his mother he was still in a state of deep sorrow.
2. 他已经带着母亲的棺柩回原籍守孝去了。
He has returned to his ancestral home with his mother's coffin to observe mourning for his mother.
3. 黄香和父亲都哀恸欲绝。为了守丧,他们在母亲墓旁搭了一间草屋,住在那里守孝三年。
Huang-xiang and his father were terribly1) saddened. To grieve their3) loss, they built a grass4) hut near their mother's5) grave. They lived there in mourning for three years.
4. 中村守孝
Nakamura Moritaka
5. 今天三年守孝期满, 他可以除丧了。
The three year period of mourning is over today, he no longer has to wear the clothes of the mourning.