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English Definitionsunlight; (Wu dialect) time of the day; moment
Simplified Script辰光
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄔㄣˊ ㄍㄨㄤ
Cantonese (Jyutping)san4gwong1
Word Decomposition
chén5th earthly branch: 7-9 a.m., 3rd solar month (5th April-4th May), year of the Dragon; ancient Chinese compass point: 120°
guānglight; ray; bright; shiny; glossy; smooth; only; merely; to use up

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Words With Same Head Word    
辰星chénxīngMercury in traditional Chinese astronomy; see also 水星
辰时chénshí7-9 am (in the system of two-hour subdivisions used in former times)
辰溪chénxīChenxi county in Huaihua 怀化, Hunan
辰龙chénlóngYear 5, year of the Dragon (e.g. 2000)
Words With Same Tail Word    
阳光yángguāngsunshine; transparent (open to public scrutiny)
眼光yǎnguānggaze; insight; foresight; vision; way of looking at things
目光mùguāngsight; vision; view; gaze; look
圆光yuánguāngradiance emanating from the head; halo
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