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江流
Main
English Definitionriver; river flow; current
Simplified Script江流
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinjiāngliú
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄐㄧㄤ ㄌㄧㄡˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)gong1lau4
Word Decomposition
jiāngriver; (Chinese surname)
liúto flow; to disseminate; to circulate or spread; to move or drift; to degenerate; to banish or send into exile; stream of water or something resembling one; class, rate or grade

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Words With Same Head Word    
江苏jiāngsūJiangsu province (Kiangsu) in southeast China, abbr. , capital Nanjing 南京
江西jiāngxīJiangxi province (Kiangsi) in southeast China, abbr. , capital Nanchang 南昌
江南jiāngnánsouth of Changjiang or Yangtze river; south of the lower reaches of Changjiang; often refers to south Jiangsu, south Anhui and north Zhejiang provinces; a province during Qing times; in literature, refers to the sunny south; Gangnam (district in Seoul, South Korea)
江山jiāngshānrivers and mountains; landscape; country; Jiangshan county level city in Quzhou 衢州, Zhejiang
江湖jiānghúrivers and lakes; around the whole country; cf 两江 and 两湖, Jiangnan, Jiangxi, Hubei, Hunan provinces in Qing times; vagrant; itinerant (esp. entertainer, swindler, quack doctor etc)
Words With Same Tail Word    
交流jiāoliúto exchange; exchange; communication; interaction; to have social contact (with somebody)
河流héliúriver
轮流lúnliúto alternate; to take turns
电流diànliúelectric current
主流zhǔliúmain stream (of a river); fig. the essential point; main viewpoint of a matter; mainstream (culture etc)
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