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English Definitionnon-Han people, esp. to the East of China; barbarians; to wipe out; to exterminate; to tear down; to raze
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夷平yípíngto level; to raze to the ground
夷戮yílùto massacre
夷旷yíkuàngexpansive; level and broad; broad-minded
夷洲yízhōuname of an ancient barbarian country, possibly Taiwan
夷灭yímièto massacre; to die out
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凌夷língyíto deteriorate; to decline; to slump; also written 陵夷
攘夷rǎngyíto repel the barbarians
东夷dōngyíEastern Barbarians, non-Han tribe living to the east of China c 2200 BC
色夷sèyísmiling genially; to beam
虾夷xiāyíEmishi or Ebisu, ethnic group of ancient Japan, thought to be related to modern Ainus
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