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English DefinitionChangsha prefecture level city and capital of Hunan province in south central China
Simplified Script长沙
Traditional Script長沙
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄔㄤˊ ㄕㄚ
Cantonese (Jyutping)coeng4saa1
Part of Speech(专有名) proper noun
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Word Decomposition
chánglength; long; forever; always; constantly; forte
shāgranule; hoarse; raspy; sand; powder; abbr. for Tsar or Tsarist Russia; (Chinese surname)

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Words With Same Head Word    
长期chángqīlong term; long time; long range (of a forecast)
长途chángtúlong distance
长远chángyuǎnlong-term; long-range
长久chángjiǔ(for a) long time
Words With Same Tail Word    
风沙fēngshāsand blown by wind; sandstorm
加沙jiāshāGaza; same as 加沙地带, the Gaza strip
南沙nánshāNansha Islands; Spratly Islands; Nansha district of Guangzhou city 广州市, Guangdong
喇沙lǎshālaksa, spicy noodle soup of Southeast Asia; La Salle (used in the names of schools etc); Jean-Baptiste de La Salle (1651-1719), French priest, founder of the Brothers of the Christian Schools
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