Five Wuhan-Spelling-Implied Words Characterized Wuhan in a Viral “Wuhan Back in Business” Video (EN/CN/Pinyin)
“武汉重出江湖”视频：诠释 WUHAN 字母背后寓意及城市密码（中/英/拼音）
Do you know five Wuhan-spelling-implied Words that can characterize Wuhan, the city amid the COVID-19 pandemic? In early April, a 2-minute hot “Wuhan Back In Business” video went viral on China’s WeChat moment and video Channels when the first anniversary of the lifting of Wuhan lockdown arrived. The video has summed up meanings implied by five letters within Wuhan’s English spellings and introduced the city to the world in both English and Chinese language.
Target Story Words
Similar Chinese Words:
城市密码 Chéng shì mì mǎ The “city password” cracked to describe the characteristics of a city.
Related Chinese Words:
中国城市 Zhōng guó chéng shì China cities.
武 汉 Wǔ hàn The provincial capital city in central China’s Hubei province.
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- “W” is for Water
- “U” is for University
- “H” is for High Technology
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What is “Five Wuhan-Spelling-Implied Words”?
Wuhan, the city amid the pandemic and hardest battles against COVID-19 over the past year, spells its English name with letters W-U-H-A-N. As initials, these letters stand for five Chinese words and implications to characterize the city Wuhan, which is revealed within a 2-minute viral video titled “Wuhan Back in Business” spreading on China’s WeChat moment and video channels, aiming to present the city to the world.
武汉，疫情过后涅槃重生的城市，英文拼作 W-U-H-A-N 的这五个字母，背后蕴含了的五个汉语词恰当诠释了这座城的特点。最近，一段名为“武汉重出江湖”的 2 分 14 秒视频刷爆了中国的微信朋友圈和视频号，揭示了蕴含在字母背后的城市密码，也向世界推介浴火重生后的武汉。
The Words and Paralelled Subtitles In “Wuhan Back In Business” Video with EN/CN/PINYIN Included
The following five Wuhan-Spelling-Implied words and city characteristics are presented in English/Chinese and Pinyin as well, sourced from the public-released video with EN/CN subtitles included. Continue reading to reach the Wuhan-spelling-implied Chinese words and story of the “city password” for language study.
Wuhan, Back In Business
Last year the eyes of the world were on it as the coronavirus took hold,
Qù nián, dāng xīn guān bìng dú lái xí, quán shì jiè de mù guāng dōu zài zhè lǐ
but there’s much more to Wuhan than that.
Dàn wǔ hàn yuǎn bú shì nǐ suǒ zhī dào de nà yàng
It’s the biggest city in the middle of China
Ràng wǒ mén tòu guò wǔ hàn zhè wǔ gè zì mǔ
and you can sum it up by looking at the spelling of its name.
lái kàn kàn zhè zuò zhōng guó zhōng bù de zuì dà dū shì wǔ hàn
”W” is for Water
Wuhan is nicknamed “the city of rivers”
Wǔ hàn yǒu jiāng chéng měi yù
because the Yangtze and the Han rivers meet here.
Cháng jiāng hé hàn jiāng zài zhè lǐ jiāo huì
The city is also noted for its lakes.
Zhè zuò chéng shì hái yi hú duō zhù chēng
Water makes up one-quarter of its territory.
Shì yù miàn jí sì fēn zhī yī shì shuǐ
”H” is for high technology
“H” is for high technology
H dài biǎo gāo kē jì
Optical fibre, biotech, lasers, smartphones, they are all developed in Wuhan.
Guāng xiān, shēng wù jì shù, jī guāng, zhì néng shǒu jī, dōu zài wǔ hàn yán fā
The city is a high-tech hub and home to legions of top firms
Zhè zuò chéng shì shì gāo kē jì zhòng zhèn, zhòng duō dǐng jiān qǐ yè zài cǐ luò hù
such as Pfizer, Microsoft, Huawei and Xiaomi.
bāo kuò huī ruì, wēi ruǎn, huá wéi hé xiǎo mǐ
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