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Flashcards in 2001-2500 Deck (500):
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huā sound of a thing flying fast by; whoosh; cracking sound; Taiwan pr. [huo4]

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zǐ hoe up soil around plants

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qì to carve; carved words; to agree; a contract; a deed

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èr two (banker's anti-fraud numeral); to betray

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zòu to play music; to achieve; to present a memorial to the emperor (old)

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chūn surname Chun; spring (time); gay; joyful; youthful; love; lust; life

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bāng to help; to assist; to support; for sb (i.e. as a help); hired (as worker); side (of pail, boat etc); outer layer; group; gang; clique; party; secret society

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jué gems mounted together

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fà enamel ware; cloisonne ware

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kē jade-like stone

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lóng tinkling of gem-pendants

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diàn blemish; disgrace; flaw in jade

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dài tortoise shell; turtle

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pò amber

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hān dawdling

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zhēn precious thing; treasure; culinary delicacy; rare; valuable; to value highly

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líng (onom.) ting-a-ling (in compounds such as 玎玲 or 玲瓏|玲珑); tinkling of gem-pendants

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shān coral

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mín alabaster, jade-like stone

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jiā gamma; jewelry

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bō glass

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dú poison; to poison; poisonous; malicious; cruel; fierce; narcotics

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xíng model; type (e.g. blood type)

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Words containing 韨:

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shì to wipe

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guà to hang or suspend (from a hook etc); to hang up (the phone); to be worried or concerned; to make a phone call (dialect); to register or record; to hitch; classifier for sets or clusters of objects

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fēng surname Feng; to confer; to grant; to bestow a title; to seal; classifier for sealed objects, esp. letters

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chí to hold; to grasp; to support; to maintain; to persevere; to manage; to run (i.e. administer); to control

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jié antagonistic; laboring hard; pressed

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kǎo to beat; to flog; to examine under torture

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gǒng to cup one's hands in salute; to surround; to arch; to dig earth with the snout; arched

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yā (dialect) strip of land between hills; used in place names; also pr. [ya4]

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zhuā beat

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yuán wall

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xiàng surname Xiang; back of neck; item; thing; term (in a mathematical formula); sum (of money); classifier for principles, items, clauses, tasks, research projects etc

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kuǎ to collapse; to break or wear down; to defeat

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kuà to carry (esp. slung over the arm, shoulder or side)

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da see 圪垯, lump; pimple; mound

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tà flog; rapid

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chéng city walls; city; town; CL:座[zuo4],道[dao4],個|个[ge4]

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jiā hold between

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náo to scratch; to thwart; to yield

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dié anthill; mound

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zhèng political; politics; government

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fù to go; to visit (e.g. another country); to attend (a banquet etc)

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zhào surname Zhao; one of the seven states during the Warring States Period (476-220 BC); the Former Zhao 前趙 (304-329) and Later Zhao 後趙 (319-350), states of the Sixteen Kingdoms; to surpass (old)

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jiū see 赳赳[jiu1 jiu1]

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bēn surname Ben; energetic

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Words containing 垱:

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dàng to arrange; to put in order

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yè to drag; to haul

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dòng field; farm; used in place names

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zāi (exclamatory or interrogative particle)

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kǎi dry terrain

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tǐng to stick out; to (physically) straighten up; to endure or hold out; straight; stiff; outstanding; extraordinary; rather; quite; very; classifier for machine guns

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kuò to enclose; to include; also pr. [gua1]

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jiǎo to raise; to lift; to pretend; counterfeit; unyielding; variant of 矯|矫[jiao3]; to correct

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shān to mix water with clay

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hǎo ancient place name; surname Hao

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jì hard earth

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shǎng unit of land area, with value varying from area to area (worth one hectare or 15 mǔ 亩 in parts of northeast China, but only 3 or 5 mǔ in northwest China)

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gòu dirt; disgrace

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shuān to tie up

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shè to ascend in light steps

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tiǎo to raise; to dig up; to poke; to prick; to incite; to stir up

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duò pile

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zhǐ finger; to point at or to; to indicate or refer to; to depend on; to count on; (of hair) to stand on end

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diàn pad; cushion; mat; to pad out; to fill a gap; to pay for sb; to advance (money)

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zhèng to earn; to make (money)

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jǐ to crowd in; to cram in; to force others aside; to press; to squeeze; to find (time in one's busy schedule)

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gāi boundary

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yáng clay sheep buried with the dead

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pīn to piece together; to join together; to stake all; adventurous; at the risk of one's life; to spell

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chá place name

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wā to dig; to excavate; to scoop out

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àn to press; to push; to leave aside or shelve; to control; to restrain; to keep one's hand on; to check or refer to; according to; in the light of; (of an editor or author) to make a comment

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huī to wave; to brandish; to wipe away; to command; to conduct; to scatter; to disperse

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xián to pull out (esp. hair or feathers); to pick; to pluck; fig. to extract (lines from a text)

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nuó to shift; to move

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yín limit; border; river bank

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zhěng to raise; to aid; to support; to save; to rescue

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zǎn to press or squeeze hard

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mǒu some; a certain; sb or sth indefinite; such-and-such

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shèn what; very; extremely; any

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jīng chaste tree or berry (Vitex agnus-castus); alternative name for the Zhou Dynasty State of Chu 楚國|楚国[Chu3 Guo2]

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róng confused; fluffy; luxuriant growth

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gé animal hide; leather; to reform; to remove; to expel (from office)

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qiàn Rubia cordifolia; Indian madder; munjeet

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chá stubble land after crop has been taken; a second crop obtained by rotation of land; an opportunity

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jiàn to recommend; to offer sacrifice (arch.); grass; straw mat

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Words containing 荙:

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xiàng lane; alley

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jiá pod

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tí (grass)

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shì to borrow; to buy on credit; to rent out

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ráo fuel; grass

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bì bean; pulse

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zǐ Common Gromwell or European stoneseed (Lithospermum officinale)

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dài band; belt; girdle; ribbon; tire; area; zone; region; CL:條|条[tiao2]; to wear; to carry; to take along; to bear (i.e. to have); to lead; to bring; to look after; to raise

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cào variant of 肏[cao4]

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jiǎn cocoon; callus

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tóng Chrysanthemum coronarium

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jǔ Zhou Dynasty vassal state in modern day Shandong Province; alternative name for taro (old)

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yīn mattress

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huí fennel; aniseed

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zhū cornelian cherry

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tíng stalk of grass

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qiáo buckwheat

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fú Pachyma cocos; china root

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rěn Perilla ocimoides; soft

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xìng yellow floating heart (Nymphoides peltatum)

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quán (fragrant plant)

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huì to flourish; luxuriant growth

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chá tea; tea plant; CL:杯[bei1],壺|壶[hu2]

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xún herb (old); surname Xun

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míng Thea sinensis; young leaves of tea

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jì see 薺菜|荠菜[ji4 cai4]

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jiāo Zizania aquatica

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cí Caltrop or puncture vine (Tribulus terrestris); to thatch (a roof)

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huāng desolate; shortage; scarce; out of practice; absurd; uncultivated; to neglect

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è to whitewash; to plaster

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jiāng Cyperus malaccensis

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máng vast, with no clear boundary; fig. hazy; indistinct; unclear; confused

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dàng to wash; to squander; to sweep away; to move; to shake; dissolute; pond; variant of 蕩|荡[dang4]

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róng surname Rong; glory; honor; thriving

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hūn strong-smelling vegetable (garlic etc); non-vegetarian food (meat, fish, spicy food etc)

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xíng place name

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luò brindled ox; clear; eminent

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yíng a glimmer; glimmering; twinkling; fluorescence; phosphorescence; perplexed; dazzled and confused; planet Mars (arch.)

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xún nettle

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gèn ranunculus

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gù happening; instance; reason; cause; intentional; former; old; friend; therefore; hence; (of people) to die, dead

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jìn Arthraxon ciliare; loyal

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hú surname Hu; see 衚衕|胡同[hu2 tong4]; non-Han people, esp. from central Asia; reckless; outrageous; what?; why?; to complete a winning hand at mahjong (also written 和[hu2]); beard; mustache; whiskers

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sūn fragrant grass

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yìn shade; variant of 蔭|荫[yin4], shade

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rú to eat; (extended meaning) to endure; putrid smell; vegetables; roots (inextricably attached to the plant); surname Ru

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lì litchi

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nán south; surname Nan

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mǎi see 苣蕒菜|苣荬菜[ju4 mai3 cai4]

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hóng herb

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yào medicine; drug; cure; CL:種|种[zhong3],服[fu4],味[wei4]; leaf of the iris; variant of 藥|药[yao4]

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nài crab-apple; how can one help

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biāo the topmost branches of a tree; surface; sign; to mark; (outward) sign; indication; prize; award; bid

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zhàn a wooden or bamboo pen for sheep or cattle; wood or bamboo trestlework; a warehouse

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gān large tangerine

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kū dried up

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zhì comb out; weed out, eliminate

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kē handle of ax; stem; surname Ke

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bǐng handle or shaft (of an axe etc); (of a flower, leaf or fruit) stem; sth that affords an advantage to an opponent; classifier for knives or blades

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zhè a thorny tree; sugarcane; Cudrania triloba; three-bristle cudrania (Cudrania tricuspidata); Chinese mulberry (Cudrania)

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lóng bar; cage; gratings

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jiù bier

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píng chess-like game

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dòng classifier for houses or buildings; ridgepole (old)

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lú capital (of column); smoke tree

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xiàng appearance; portrait; picture

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chá to research; to check; to investigate; to examine; to refer to; to search

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xiá cage; pen; scabbard

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xiāo empty; hollow of a tree

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yòu pomelo (Citrus maxima or C. grandis); shaddock; oriental grapefruit

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zhǐ (orange); hedge thorn

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zuò oak; Quercus serrata

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bǎi cedar; cypress; Taiwan pr. [bo2]; surname Bai; Taiwan pr. [Bo2]

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tuò watchman's rattle

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zhī gardenia; cape jasmine (Gardenia jasminoides); same as 栀子

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líng Eurya japonica

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dǐ foundation; root

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lì oak; Quercus serrata

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gǒu Chinese wolfberry (Lycium chinense)

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zhà fence; also pr. [shan1]

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liǔ surname Liu; willow

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zhù pillar; CL:根[gen1]

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shì persimmon

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lán fence; railing; hurdle; column or box (of text or other data)

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pán plate

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níng lemon

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tuó main beam of roof

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jiā cangue (wooden collar like stocks used to restrain and punish criminals in China)

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chēng tamarisk

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shù tree; CL:棵[ke1]; to cultivate; to set up

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bó flourishing; prosperous; suddenly; abruptly

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lá to slash

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wú place name

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Words containing 剅:

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yào important; vital; to want; will; going to (as future auxiliary); may; must; (used in a comparison) must be; probably

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dǐng intoxicated

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lì surname Li; ancient place name

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jiǎn card; note; letter; abbr. for 柬埔寨[Jian3 pu3 zhai4], Cambodia

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xián surname Xian; all; everyone; each; widespread; harmonious; salted; salty; stingy; miserly

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wēi power; might; prestige

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wāi askew; at a crooked angle; devious; noxious

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béng need not; (contraction of 不 and 用)

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yán to grind; study; research

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zhuān brick; CL:塊|块[kuai4]

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lí variant of 釐|厘[li2]; Li (c. 2000 BC), sixth of the legendary Flame Emperors 炎帝[Yan2 di4] descended from Shennong 神農|神农[Shen2 nong2] Farmer God, also known as Ai 哀[Ai1]; one hundredth; centi-

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chē Tridacna gigas

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hòu thick; deep or profound; kind; generous; rich or strong in flavor; to favor; to stress

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yà to calender

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Words containing 砘:

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pī arsenic

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qì to build by laying bricks or stones

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shā sand; gravel; granule

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bèng pump

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yàn ink-stone

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zhuó to chop; to hack; to carve wood

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biān ancient stone acupuncture needle; to criticize; to pierce

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fēng sulfone

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kǎn to chop; to cut down; to throw sth at sb

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miàn flour; noodles; face; side; surface; aspect; top; classifier for flat surfaces such as drums, mirrors, flags etc

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nài capable of enduring; able to tolerate; patient; durable; hardy; resistant

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shuǎ to play with; to wield; to act (cool etc); to display (a skill, one's temper etc); surname Shua

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kuí crotch; 15th of the 28th constellations of Chinese astronomy

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dā ears hanging down

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qiān to pull (an animal on a tether); to lead along; to hold hands

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ōu common gull

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huǐ mythical venomous snake

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cán to destroy; to spoil; to ruin; to injure; cruel; oppressive; savage; brutal; incomplete; disabled; to remain; to survive; remnant; surplus

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cú to die

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yāng calamity

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shāng to die in childhood; war dead

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tiǎn to exterminate

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dài dangerous; perilous; to endanger; almost; probably; only

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gū wheel; to roll

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kě see 轗軻|轗轲[kan3 ke3]

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lú windlass

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zhóu axis; axle

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zhǐ end of axle outside of hub

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yì to excel; to surpass; to be scattered; variant of 逸[yi4], leisurely

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Words containing 轷:

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zhěn square; strongly (as of emotion)

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lì to bully; wheel-rut

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yáo light carriage

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qīng light; easy; gentle; soft; reckless; unimportant; frivolous; small in number; unstressed; neutral; to disparage

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yā crow

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chài (scorpion); an insect

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jiē all; each and every; in all cases

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bì careful; to prevent

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jiǔ leek

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bèi the back of a body or object; to turn one's back; to hide something from; to learn by heart; to recite from memory; unlucky (slang); hard of hearing

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zhàn to fight; fight; war; battle

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chān to observe; to spy on; Taiwan pr. [zhan1]

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diǎn point; dot; drop; speck; o'clock; point (in space or time); to draw a dot; to check on a list; to choose; to order (food in a restaurant); to touch briefly; to hint; to light; to ignite; to pour a liquid drop by drop; (old) one fifth of a two-hour watch 更[geng1]; dot stroke in Chinese characters; classifier for items

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nu:è oppressive; tyrannical

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lín to face; to overlook; to arrive; to be (just) about to; just before

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lǎn to look at; to view; to read

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shù to erect; vertical; vertical stroke (in Chinese characters); variant of 豎|竖[shu4]

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gá toy formed of a spindle with two sharp ends

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shěng to save; to economize; to do without; to omit; to leave out; province; CL:個|个[ge4]

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xiāo to scrape

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cháng to taste; to try; already; ever; once; to taste

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kuāng (onom.) clang; see 哐啷, clatter

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mèi to conceal; dark

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miàn to look askance at

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kōu to sink in (of eyes)

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dǔn doze; nap

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shì is; are; am; yes; to be; variant of 是[shi4]; used in given names

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yǐng Ying, ancient capital of Chu 楚 in Hubei, Jianling county 江陵縣|江陵县

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miǎo blind in one eye; blind; tiny; humble; to stare

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mào having poor eyesight

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pàn to hope for; to long for; to expect

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zhǎ to blink; to wink

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lóng twilight; approaching light of dawn; dim

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dān gaze intently

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wa replaces 啊[a5] when following the vowel "u" or "ao"

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jī variant of 嘰|叽[ji1]

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hòng tumult; uproar; commotion; disturbance; variant of 鬨|哄[hong4]

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yǎ dumb; mute; hoarse; husky; unexploded (of artillery shell etc)

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xiǎn prominent; conspicuous; (prefix) phanero-

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mào to emit; to give off; to send out (or up, forth); brave; bold; to cover; to act under false pretences; surname Mao

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yìng to reflect (light); to shine; to project (an image onto a screen etc)

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ǒu archaic variant of 偶[ou3]

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shěn smile

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xīng star; satellite; small amount

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zuó yesterday

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huī neigh; whinny (sound made by a horse)

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hé why; how; when; what; where

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mǎo the Pleiades

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lie modal particle expressing exclamation

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yù bright light

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nì familiar; intimate; to approach; variant of 暱|昵[ni4]

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yí expression of surprise

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xiāo a cry of alarm; querulous

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zhāo bright; clear; manifest; to show clearly

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bì beiges; serge

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quǎn field drains

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wèi to fear

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pí to adjoin; to border on

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pā to lie on one's stomach; to lean forward, resting one's upper body (on a desktop etc); (Taiwan) percent

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zī variant of 齜|龇, projecting teeth; to grimace; to bare one's teeth

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zhòu helmet; descendants

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wèi stomach; CL:個|个[ge4]

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guì expensive; noble; your (name); precious

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tián to cultivate (land); to hunt

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fàn field; farm

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jiè boundary; scope; extent; circles; group; kingdom (taxonomy)

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hóng rainbow

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xiā shrimp; prawn

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gè flea

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méng old variant of 虻[meng2]; horsefly; gadfly

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yǐ ant

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sī to think; to consider

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mà grasshopper

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zhōng handleless cup; goblet

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guāng (onom.) bang; door banging shut

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suī although; even though

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pǐn article; commodity; product; goods; kind; grade; rank; character; disposition; nature; temperament; variety; to taste sth; to sample; to criticize; to comment; to judge; to size up

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yàn variant of 嚥|咽[yan4]; to swallow

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mà variant of 罵|骂[ma4]; to scold; to abuse; CL:通[tong4],頓|顿[dun4]; variant of 罵|骂[ma4]

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huì see 噦噦|哕哕[hui4 hui4]

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guǎ cut off the flesh as punishment

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yún name of a feudal state

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xūn variant of 勛|勋[xun1]; variant of 勛|勋[xun1]; medal; merit

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xiū call out; jeer

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huá cat-calling sound; clamor; noise; variant of 嘩|哗[hua2]

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yòu park; to limit; be limited to

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zá see 咱[zan2]

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yī (onom.) to squeak

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xiǎng echo; sound; noise; to make a sound; to sound; to ring; loud; classifier for noises

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pài used in transliteration

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kuài surname Kuai; throat; to swallow

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hǎ a Pekinese; a pug; (dialect) to scold

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duǒ see 吲哚, indole C8H7N

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gē (phonetic)

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duō quiver; woolen cloth

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yǎo to bite; to nip

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hāi sound of sighing

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miē old variant of 咩[mie1]; the bleating of sheep; final particle which transforms statements into questions that indicate doubt or surprise (Cantonese)

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mī sound for calling a cat

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zhà see 叱咤[chi4 zha4]

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nóng garrulous

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na (particle equivalent to 啊 after noun ending in -n)

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gén funny; odd; interesting

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mōu moo (sound made by cow)

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yo (sentence-final particle expressing exhortation); (syllable filler in a song)

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zhì peak; to store

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tàn wood charcoal; coal

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xiá gorge

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Words containing 峣:

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fú place name

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zhèng frame; one of a pair (scrolls); picture

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fá to punish; to penalize

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dòng cave; cavern

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jiào highest peak

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xún ranges of hills

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zhēng excel; lofty

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Words containing 峧:

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píng shelter, screen, awning

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jiàn inexpensive; lowly

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tiē to stick; to paste; to post (e.g. on a blog); to keep close to; to fit snugly; to subsidize; allowance (e.g. money for food or housing); sticker; classifier for sticking plaster: strip

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kuàng to bestow; to confer

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yí to present; to bequeath

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gǔ bone

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yōu remote; hidden away; secluded; serene; peaceful; to imprison; in superstition indicates the underworld; ancient district spanning Liaonang and Hebei provinces

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Words containing 钘:

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gài calcium (chemistry)

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bù plutonium (chemistry)

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tài titanium (chemistry)

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dùn blunt; stupid

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chāo money; paper money; variant of 抄[chao1]

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zhōng handleless cup; goblet; to concentrate; variant of 鐘|钟[zhong1]; clock; o'clock; time as measured in hours and minutes; bell; CL:架[jia4],座[zuo4]; surname Zhong

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bèi barium (chemistry)

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nà sodium (chemistry)

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gāng steel

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bǎn metal plate; sheet of metal

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qián latch of door; seal

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yuè key; also pr. [yao4]

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qīn to respect; to admire; to venerate; by the emperor himself; surname Qin

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jūn 30 catties; great; your (honorific)

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wū tungsten (chemistry)

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gōu to hook; to sew; to crochet; hook; check mark or tick; window catch; variant of 鉤|钩[gou1]

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kàng scandium (chemistry)

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fāng francium (chemistry)

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huǒ holmium (chemistry)

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tǒu a wine flagon; surname Tou

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niǔ surname Niu; button

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bǎ palladium (chemistry)

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xiè to unload; to unhitch; to remove or strip; to get rid of

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gāng jar; vat; classifier for loads of laundry; CL:口[kou3]

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bài to pay respect; worship; visit; salute

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kàn to see; to look at; to read; to watch; to consider; to regard as; to view as; to treat as; to judge; (after repeated verb) to give it a try; depending on (how you're judging); to visit; to call on; to treat (an illness); to look after; Watch out! (for a danger)

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jǔ carpenter's square; rule; regulation; pattern; to carve

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shěn (interrog.)

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zhān felt (fabric)

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dōng radon (chemistry)

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fú fluorine (chemistry)

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qīng hydrogen (chemistry)

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gǔ bullock; cow

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zěn how

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gào surname Gao; name of a feudal state

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shēng domestic animal

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xuǎn to choose; to pick; to select; to elect

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shì to fit; suitable; proper; just (now); comfortable; well; to go; to follow or pursue; surname Shi

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bǐ grain not fully grown; husks; withered grain; unripe grain

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miǎo second (of time); unit of angle or arc equivalent to one sixtieth of a degree

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xiāng fragrant; sweet smelling; aromatic; savory or appetizing; (to eat) with relish; (of sleep) sound; perfume or spice; joss or incense stick; CL:根[gen1]

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zhòng to plant; to grow; to cultivate

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zǐ billion

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qiū a swing; old variant of 秋[qiu1]; autumn; fall; harvest time; a swing; surname Qiu

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kē branch of study; administrative section; division; field; branch; stage directions; family (taxonomy); rules; laws; to mete out (punishment); to levy (taxes etc); to fine sb; CL:個|个[ge4]

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chóng to repeat; repetition; again; re-; classifier: layer

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fù to repeat; to double; to overlap; complex (not simple); compound; composite; double; diplo-; duplicate; overlapping; to duplicate; variant of 復|复[fu4]; to reply to a letter; to go and return; to return; to resume; to return to a normal or original state; to repeat; again; to recover; to restore; to turn over; to reply; to answer; to reply to a letter; to retaliate; to carry out

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yú free reed mouth organ, with wooden pipes stuck into a gourd (larger version of 笙[sheng1])

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竿

gān pole

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jí trunks (for books)

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dǔ serious (illness); sincere; true

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chóu comrades; friends; companions

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duàn surname Duan; paragraph; section; segment; stage (of a process); classifier for stories, periods of time, lengths of thread etc

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yǎn majestic; dignified

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qiú ornamental cap

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便

biàn ordinary; plain; convenient; as convenient; when the chance arises; handy; easy; informal; simple; so; thus; to relieve oneself; to urinate; to defecate; equivalent to 就[jiu4]: then; in that case; even if; soon afterwards

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liǎ two (colloquial equivalent of 兩個|两个); both; some

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lì husband and wife

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sǒu old gentleman; old man

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Words containing 垡:

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dài to lend on interest; to borrow; a loan; leniency; to make excuses; to pardon; to forgive

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jiàn to prop up

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shùn to obey; to follow; to arrange; to make reasonable; along; favorable

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xiū surname Xiu; to decorate; to embellish; to repair; to build; to study; to write; to cultivate

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qiào smart

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yǔ big

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lǐ old name for the 黎[Li2] ethnic group; rustic; vulgar; unrefined; abbr. for 俚語|俚语[li3 yu3], slang

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bǎo to defend; to protect; to keep; to guarantee; to ensure; Bulgaria; Bulgarian; abbr. for 保加利亞|保加利亚[Bao3 jia1 li4 ya4]

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pīng to send; to let go

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cù urgent; hurried; to urge; to promote; to urge haste; close; intimate

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é suddenly; very soon; Russia; Russian; abbr. for 俄羅斯|俄罗斯[E2 luo2 si1]; Taiwan pr. [E4]

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lì clever

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wǔ to insult; to ridicule; to disgrace

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jiǎn frugal; thrifty; needy

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sú custom; convention; popular; common; coarse; vulgar; secular

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fú to take prisoner; prisoner of war

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xìn letter; mail; CL:封[feng1]; to trust; to believe; to profess faith in; truthful; confidence; trust; at will; at random

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huáng emperor; surname Huang

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quán spring (small stream); mouth of a spring; coin (archaic)

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guī to comply with; to follow

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guǐ ghost; sly; crafty; CL:個|个[ge4]

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qīn to invade; to encroach; to infringe; to approach

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yǔ Yu the Great (c. 21st century BC), mythical leader who tamed the floods; surname Yu

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hóu surname Hou; marquis, second of the five orders of ancient Chinese nobility 五等爵位[wu3 deng3 jue2 wei4]; nobleman or high official

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duī to sculpt; to carve; musical instrument (old)

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yǒng wooden figures buried with the dead

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qí see 万俟[Mo4 qi2]

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jùn smart; eminent; handsome; talented

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dùn shield

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hòu to meet unexpectedly

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dài to wait; to treat; to deal with; to need; going to (do sth); about to; intending to

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huái see 徘徊[pai2 huai2], to dither; to hesitate; to pace back and forth; irresolute

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xùn to follow; to give in to; to expose publicly; variant of 侚[xun4]; variant of 殉[xun4]

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yáng to walk back and forth

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yǎn to spread out; to develop; to overflow; to amplify

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lǜ law

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hěn (adverb of degree); quite; very; awfully

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xū beard; mustache; feeler (of an insect etc); tassel; must; to have to; to wait

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shān sampan

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yǐ moor a boat to the bank

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xù variant of 敘|叙[xu4]; abbr. for Syria 敘利亞|叙利亚[Xu4 li4 ya4]; to narrate; to chat

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yú yes (used by Emperor or ruler); OK; to accede; to assent; surname Yu

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yǎn to cover; trap

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chī surname Chi; name of an ancient city

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jiàn double-edged sword; CL:口[kou3],把[ba3]; classifier for blows of a sword

461

táo to escape; to run away; to flee

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zǔ a stand for food at sacrifice

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Words containing 卻:

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yuán surname Yuan; therefore; consequently; thus; hence; thereupon; it follows that; where?; to change (into); ancient unit of weight and money

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fú suburbs

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shí to eat; food; animal feed; eclipse

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líng concave channels of tiling

468

pén basin; flower pot; unit of volume equal to 12 斗 and 8 升, approx 128 liters; CL:個|个[ge4]

469

pēi embryo

470

lóng rising moon

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dòng see 蛋白腖|蛋白胨[dan4 bai2 dong4]

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kǎ carbylamine; isocyanide

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lú belly; skin; to state; to pass on information; to display

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dǎn the gall; the nerve; courage; guts; gall bladder

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jiǎ shoulder blade

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shèn arsine

477

shèng victory; success; to beat; to defeat; to surpass; victorious; superior to; to get the better of; better than; surpassing; superb (of vista); beautiful (scenery); wonderful (view); (Taiwan pr. [sheng1]) able to bear; equal to (a task)

478

zuò to grant or bestow; sacrificial flesh offered to the gods (old); blessing; title of a sovereign (old)

479

guā guanidine

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zhēn gizzard

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zhī callous

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qú surname Qu

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bāo placenta; womb; born of the same parents

484

pán healthy; at ease

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mài arteries and veins; vein (on a leaf, insect wing etc)

486

jìng lower part of leg

487

tāi fetus; litter; tire; abbr. of 輪胎|轮胎

488

bǎo Chinese bustard; procuress

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pú crawl; lie prostrate

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miǎn to exhort; to make an effort

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róng marmoset (zoology)

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xiá narrow; narrow-minded

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shī lion

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dú alone; independent; single; sole; only

495

kuài crafty; cunning

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zhēng hideous; fierce-looking

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jiǎo crafty; cunning; sly

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zhǎn to sway in the wind

499

biāo whirlwind

500

shòu to hunt; to go hunting (as winter sport in former times); hunting dog; imperial tour