to take a wife; to marry (a woman)

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嫁娶 嫁娶 jia4 qu3

明媒正娶 明媒正娶 ming2 mei2 zheng4 qu3
to be officially wed

聘娶婚 聘娶婚 pin4 qu3 hun1
formal betrothal (in which the boy's family sends presents to the girl's family)

娶妻 娶妻 qu3 qi1
to take a wife; to get married (man)

娶亲 娶親 qu3 qin1
to take a wife

娶媳妇 娶媳婦 qu3 xi2 fu4
to get oneself a wife; to take a daughter-in-law

未娶 未娶 wei4 qu3
a bachelor; an unmarried man

未娶妻 未娶妻 wei4 qu3 qi1
not yet married; bachelor

续娶 續娶 xu4 qu3
to remarry

迎娶 迎娶 ying2 qu3
(of a groom) to escort the bride to the wedding ceremony; fig. to take as one's wife; to marry