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English DefinitionHan dynasty (206 BC-220 AD); refers to the Western Han and Eastern Han
Simplified Script两汉
Traditional Script兩漢
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄌㄧㄤˇ ㄏㄢˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)loeng5hon3
Word Decomposition
liǎngtwo; both; some; a few; tael, unit of weight equal to 50 grams (modern) or 1⁄16 of a catty (old)
hànman; Han ethnic group; Chinese (language); the Han dynasty (206 BC-220 AD)

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Words With Same Head Word    
两极liǎngjíthe two poles; the north and south poles; both ends of something; electric or magnetic poles
两口子liǎngkǒu zihusband and wife
两旁liǎngpángboth sides; either side
两手liǎngshǒudouble tactics; twin strategies
两国liǎngguóboth countries; two countries
Words With Same Tail Word    
老汉lǎohànold man; I (an old man referring to himself)
武汉wǔhànWuhan city on Changjiang, subprovincial city and capital of Hubei province
广汉guǎnghànGuanghan county level city in Deyang 德阳, Sichuan
偷汉tōuhàn(of a woman) to take a lover
先汉xiānhànpre-Han; China before to 200 BC
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