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English Definitioneast; host (i.e. sitting on east side of guest); landlord; (Chinese surname)
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Part of Speech(名) noun
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  • ⑤他们俩⑸一个⑴往⑴{东}⑩,⑤一个⑸往西⑩。
    Of the two of them, one heads east and one heads west.
  • ④贵族⑸住在⑷故宫⑴的⑴{东}⑸边和⑴西边⑩。
    Aristocrats lived to the east and west of the imperial palace.
  • 部地区处于面的区域或地带
    An area or a region lying in the east.
  • 【谚】也好,西也好,还是家最好。
    East or west, home is best.
  • 我想坐飞机去柏林。你可以帮助我吗?
    I'd like to fly to east Berlin. Can you help me?
  • 因为几乎所有的四合院有南面的门和主要楼房,所以大部分的胡同是从到西建造的。
    Nearly all siheyuans had their main buildings and gates facing south for better lighting, so a majority of hutongs run from east to west.
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