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English Definitionson; child; seed; egg; small thing; 1st earthly branch: 11 p.m.-1 a.m., midnight, 11th solar month (7th December to 5th January), year of the Rat; Viscount, fourth of five orders of nobility 五等爵位; ancient Chinese compass point: 0° (north)
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  • ①有⑶其⑸父⑶必⑴有⑶其⑶{子}⑩。
    Like father, like son.
  • ①树⑷欲⑵静⑵而⑴风⑸不息⑩,③{子}⑷欲⑵养⑵而⑶亲⑸不在⑩!
    As the trees crave tranquility in the ever-persistent wind, the child craves the care of its ever-absent parents.
  • 人们经常发现在同一剧中同一演员兼演父与
    It is often found the same actor doubles with father and son in the same play.
  • ,粒如谷类禾本植物的包在壳里的谷粒或种
    A grain or seed, as of a cereal grass, enclosed in a husk.
  • 在中文里面,饺和“交”谐音,因而具有丰富的文化涵义。
    In Chinese, 'dumpling' and 'first exchange' are homophones, so they have a rich cultural association.
  • 承父业。
    He substituted for his father.
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