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紫荆
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English DefinitionChinese redbud (Cercis chinensis)
Simplified Script紫荆
Traditional Script紫荊
Pinyinzǐjīng
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄗˇ ㄐㄧㄥ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zi2ging1
Part of Speech(名) noun
Word Decomposition
purple; violet; amethyst; Lithospermum erythrorhizon (flowering plant whose root provides red purple dye); Japanese: murasaki
jīngchaste tree or berry (Vitex agnus-castus); alternative name for the Zhou Dynasty State of Chu 楚国

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Words With Same Head Word    
紫外线zǐwài xiànultraviolet ray
紫外zǐwàiultraviolet (ray)
紫斑zǐbānbruise
紫晶zǐjīngamethyst (purple crystalline silicon dioxide)
紫杉zǐshānJapanese yew (taxus cuspidata)
Words With Same Tail Word    
问荆wènjīngfield horsetail (Equisetum arvense)
寒荆hánjīng(polite) my wife (old)
拙荆zhuōjīngmy wife (humble)
识荆shíjīngIt is a great honor to meet you.
负荆fùjīnghumble (apology)
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