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Definitionpeaceful; to pacify; to visit (one's parents etc); abbr. for Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region 寧夏回族自治區; abbr. for Nanjing 南京; (Chinese surname)
See alsonìng old variant of ()
nìng would rather; to prefer; how (emphatic)
níng variant of ()
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(After Tone Sandhi)
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Words With Same Head Word    
宁静níngjìngtranquil; tranquility; serenity
宁夏níngxiàNingxia Hui Autonomous Region, abbr. , capital Yinchuan 銀川
宁波níngbōNingbo subprovincial city in Zhejiang
宁化nínghuàNinghua county in Sanming 三明, Fujian
宁南níngnánNingnan county in Liangshan Yi autonomous prefecture 涼山彞族自治州, south Sichuan
Words With Same Tail Word    
安宁ānníngpeaceful; tranquil; calm; composed; free from worry; Anning District of Lanzhou City 蘭州市, Gansu
辽宁liáoníngLiaoning province in northeast China, short name , capital Shenyang 瀋陽
南宁nánníngNanning prefecture level city and capital of Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region in south China 廣西壯族自治區Zhuang: Namzningz
西宁xīníngXining prefecture level city and capital of Qinghai province 青海省 in west China
江宁jiāngníngJiangning district of Nanjing City 南京市 in Jiangsu 江蘇
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