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    Generally, this character means a very small island. The right part of the character originally represented a household of fishermen and the left part symbolized wate…
  • Character
    Generally, this means a Chinese character. It also refers to a type of courtesy or stylized name traditionally given to males in ancient China. 一字之师 yī z…
  • Inkstone
    This character refers to the inkstone, a stone mortar vessel for the grinding and containment of ink. The inkstone, together with the ink brush, inkstick and xuan pap…
  • rice
    This character refers to rice, an important crop in China. Sometimes it is used as a general concept for crops grown in paddy fields. 稻花香里说丰年 dà…
  • Clothing
    This character has two tones. When pronounced as fú, it refers to clothes as a noun or taking medicine as a verb. It refers to a Chinese unit of traditional Ch…
  • Beast
    This character refers to a beast or an animal. It often has a negative connotation when used to describe a person. 困兽犹斗 Kùn shòu yóu …
  • Duan
    In “Duanwu Festival,” the character duan means the beginning or start. The term duanwu first appeared in a book of the local customs and practices in the …
  • Song
    This character generally refers to the Song Dynasty in Imperial China. It is also a common surname. 宋襄之仁 sòng xiāng zhī rén Songxiang re…
  • Beauty
    This character is often associated with beauty or aesthetics. It is composed of two parts. The upper part is the character yang, or sheep, while the lower part is da,…