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金鱼
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English Definitiongoldfish
Simplified Script金鱼
Traditional Script金魚
Pinyinjīnyú
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄐㄧㄣ ㄩˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)gam1jyu2
Part of Speech(名) noun
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Part of animals/fish
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
jīngold; chemical element Au; generic term for lustrous and ductile metals; money; golden; highly respected; one of the eight ancient musical instruments 八音; (Chinese surname); surname Kim (Korean); Jurchen Jin dynasty (1115-1234)
fish; (Chinese surname)

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Words With Same Head Word    
金属jīnshǔmetal
金融jīnróngbanking; finance; financial
金额jīn'ésum of money; monetary value
金钱jīnqiánmoney; currency
金牌jīnpáigold medal
Words With Same Tail Word    
鲸鱼jīngyúwhale
钓鱼diàoyúto fish (with line and hook); to dupe
鳄鱼èyúalligator; crocodile
飞鱼fēiyúflying fish; Exocet (missile)
鲃鱼bāyúbarbel (fish)
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