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西洋
Main
English Definitionthe West (Europe and North America); countries of the Indian Ocean (traditional)
Simplified Script西洋
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinxīyáng
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄒㄧ ㄧㄤˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)sai1joeng4
Part of Speech(名) noun
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
西 west; the West; abbr. for Spain 西班牙; Spanish
yángocean; vast; foreign; silver dollar or coin

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Words With Same Head Word    
西边xībiānwest; west side; western part; to the west of
西部xībùwestern part
西方xīfāngthe West; the Occident; Western countries
西北xīběinorthwest; Northwest China (Shaanxi, Gansu, Qinghai, Ningxia, Xinjiang)
西南xīnánsouthwest
Words With Same Tail Word    
海洋hǎiyángocean
汪洋wāngyángvast body of water
三洋sānyángSanyō, Japanese electronics company
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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