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English Definitionvast body of water
Simplified Script汪洋
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄨㄤ ㄧㄤˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)wong1joeng4
Part of Speech(名) noun
Measure Words
Word Decomposition
wāngexpanse of water; ooze; (onom.) bark; measure word for liquids: pool, puddle; (Chinese surname)
yángocean; vast; foreign; silver dollar or coin

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Words With Same Tail Word    
西洋xīyángthe West (Europe and North America); countries of the Indian Ocean (traditional)
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出洋chūyángto go abroad (old)
刘洋liúyángLiu Yang (1978-), China's first female astronaut in space (June 16, 2012)
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