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Main
English Definitionlight; ray; bright; shiny; glossy; smooth; only; merely; to use up
Simplified Script
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinguāng
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄍㄨㄤ
Cantonese (Jyutping)gwong1
Part of Speech(名) noun, (形) adjective, (副) adverb
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Proficiency Test LevelHSK=4; TOP=Intermediate

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Words With Same Head Word    
光明guāngmínglight; radiance; (fig.) bright (prospects etc); openhearted
光荣guāngrónghonor and glory; glorious
光辉guānghuīradiance; glory; brilliant; magnificent
光线guāngxiànlight ray; light; illumination; lighting (for a photograph)
光临guānglín(formal) to honor with one's presence; to attend
Words With Same Tail Word    
阳光yángguāngsunshine; transparent (open to public scrutiny)
眼光yǎnguānggaze; insight; foresight; vision; way of looking at things
目光mùguāngsight; vision; view; gaze; look
月光yuèguāngmoonlight
圆光yuánguāngradiance emanating from the head; halo
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