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离骚
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English DefinitionSorrow at Parting, poem by Qu Yuan 屈原 in Songs of Chu 楚辞
Simplified Script离骚
Traditional Script離騷
Pinyinlísāo
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄌㄧˊ ㄙㄠ
Cantonese (Jyutping)lei4sou1
Word Decomposition
to leave; to part from; to be away from; (in giving distances) from; without (something); independent of; one of the Eight Trigrams 八卦, symbolizing fire; ☲; (Chinese surname)
sāotrouble; disturbance; rumpus; flirty; coquettish; abbr. for 离骚; literary writings; smell of urine; foul smell; male (animal) (dialect)

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Words With Same Head Word    
离开líkāito depart; to leave
离婚líhūnto divorce; divorced from (one's spouse)
离休líxiūto retire; to leave work and rest (euphemism for compulsory retirement of old cadres)
离别líbiéto leave (on a long journey); to part from somebody
离去líqùto leave; to exit
Words With Same Tail Word    
牢骚láosāodiscontent; complaint; to complain
闷骚mēnsāo(coll.) outwardly cold or retiring but deep and passionate inside
拿骚násāoNassau, capital of The Bahamas
发骚fāsāohorny; lecherous
风骚fēngsāoliterary excellence; flirtatious behavior
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