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    This character often refers to a river or a canal. Since mountains and rivers are quite common in a country, the word shan he or jiang shan (mountains and rivers) usu…
  • God
    This character means the general concep of gods, deity or divinity. It is also used to describe something marvelous or magical. 鬼斧神工 guǐ fǔ shén gō…
  • Yuan
    This character has a sense of being original, fundamental or the first. Words including this character usually have something to do with origins, vitality or beginnin…
  • seven
    This character refers to the number seven. Seven was widely used in ancient Chinese culture and was generally considered a propitious number. 七步之才 qī b&ugra…
  • Meaning
    This common character refers to meaning, intention or significance. When combined with other characters, it forms diverse words and proverbs. 醉翁之意 zu&igra…
  • summer
    This character refers to summer, the warmest season of the year. It is said that the first dynasty of China is called Xia, because its founders believed that summer r…
  • drawing
    This character refers to drawing pictures. Words containing this character usually include the meaning of drawing or painting, such as ce hui, which means to make dr…
  • Clothing
    This character means clothing. Some anthropologists refer to clothes as “social skin,” indicating that what we wear has social significance. It is believe…
  • Bird
    This character refers to birds. Before being standardized and simplified, its original figure neatly represented a perched bird. Specific birds are given hidden meani…