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English Definitionpeople; the masses
Simplified Script烝黎
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄓㄥ ㄌㄧˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zing1lai4
Word Decomposition
zhēngmultitudinous; the masses; to present (to somebody); to rise; to advance; to progress; archaic variant of
black; Li ethnic group of Hainan Province; (Chinese surname); abbr. for Lebanon 黎巴嫩

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烝民zhēngmínpeople; the masses
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巴黎bālíParis, capital of France
嘉黎jiālíLhari county, Tibetan: Lha ri rdzong, in Nagchu prefecture 那曲地区, central Tibet
昌黎chānglíChangli county in Qinhuangdao 秦皇岛, Hebei
阇黎shélíBuddhist teacher (Sanskrit transliteration); also written 阇棃
赫胥黎hè xū líHuxley (name); Thomas Henry Huxley (1825-1895), British evolutionary scientist and champion of Darwin; Aldous Huxley (1894-1963), British novelist
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