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English Definitionbright; shining; glittering; to become clear
Simplified Script明亮
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄇㄧㄥˊ ㄌㄧㄤˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)ming4loeng6
Part of Speech(形) adjective
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
míngbright; opposite: dark ; (of meaning) clear; to understand; next; public or open; wise; generic term for a sacrifice to the gods; Ming Dynasty (1368-1644); (Chinese surname); Ming (c. 2000 BC), fourth of the legendary Flame Emperors, 炎帝 descended from Shennong 神农 Farmer God
liàngbright; clear; resonant; to shine; to show; to reveal

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
明年míngniánnext year
明确míngquèclear-cut; definite; explicit; to clarify; to specify; to make definite
明显míngxiǎnclear; distinct; obvious
明白míngbaiclear; obvious; unequivocal; to understand; to realize
Words With Same Tail Word    
响亮xiǎngliàngloud and clear; resounding
天亮tiānliàngdawn; daybreak
洪亮hóngliàngloud and clear; resonant
傍亮bàngliàngdawn; daybreak
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