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  *地* | 地* | *地
earth / ground / field / place / land / CL:
life (one's time on earth)
heaven and earth / world / scope / field of activity
  *土* | 土* | *土
earth / dust / clay / local / indigenous / crude opium / unsophisticated / one of the eight ancient musical instruments 八音
  *培* | 培* | *培
to bank up with earth / to cultivate (lit. or fig.) / to train (people)
the four elements: earth, water, fire, and wind (Buddhism) / the four freedoms: speaking out freely, airing views fully, holding great debates, and writing big-character posters, 大鳴大放|大鸣大放, 大辯論|大辩论, 大字報|大字报 (PRC)
  *块* | 块* | *块
lump (of earth) / chunk / piece / classifier for pieces of cloth, cake, soap etc / (coll.) classifier for money and currency units
the earth / CL: 個|个
  *坤* | 坤* | *坤
one of the Eight Trigrams 八卦, symbolizing earth / female principle // ancient Chinese compass point: 225° (southwest)
  *壳* | 壳* | *壳
shell / carapace / crust (earth's crust etc) / also pr. [ke2]
atmosphere (surrounding the earth) / imposing / impressive / stylish
earth / mother earth
  *尘* | 尘* | *尘
dust / dirt / earth
the human world / the earth
  *壤* | 壤* | *壤
soil / earth
  *墒* | 墒* | *墒
plowed earth / soil moisture / furrow
five phases of Chinese philosophy: wood , fire , earth , metal , water
the earth's core / geocentric
expert / scholar / mother earth / a type of green tea
what are you doing? / whatever for? / why on earth?
to tamp / to ram (earth etc)
earth (electric connection) / to earth
yin and yang / heaven and earth / the universe
world / earth
domain / territory under one's control / foundation of a building / base of operations / crust of earth
on earth
horizon / ends of the earth / remotest places
in touch with the common people / down-to-earth
  *拱* | 拱* | *拱
to cup one's hands in salute / to surround / to arch / to dig earth with the snout / arched
plain / simple / guileless / down-to-earth / sincere and honest
Vala (Middle-earth)
the whole earth / the universe
the surface (of the earth)
five constant virtues of Confucianism, namely: benevolence , righteousness 義|义, propriety 禮|礼, wisdom and fidelity / five cardinal relationships of Confucianism (between ruler and subject, father and son, husband and wife, brothers, friends) / five phases of Chinese philosophy: water , fire , wood , metal , earth
to split heaven and earth apart (idiom); refers to the Pangu 盤古|盘古 creation myth
earth / soil / mud / clay
earth science
the Earth's crust
the ends of the earth / separated worlds apart
sky and the earth turning upside down (idiom); fig. complete confusion / everything turned on its head
lit. hiding the sky and covering the earth (idiom); fig. earth-shattering / omnipresent / of universal importance
equator (of the earth or astronomical body)
heaven on Earth / nickname for the city Suzhou
Temple of Earth (in Beijing)
saline and alkaline (earth)
  *埂* | 埂* | *埂
strip of high ground / low earth dyke separating fields
rare earth element
  *祇* | 祇* | *祇
earth-spirit / peace
earth (wire) / ground
lit. able to support both heaven and earth / of indomitable spirit (idiom)
state / country / the Gods of earth and grain
Arirang, famous Korean song of love and tragic separation, based on folk tale from Georyo dynasty / Arirang, series of Korean earth observation space satellites
lit. as different as sky and earth (idiom) / fig. night and day difference / opposite extremes / a world of difference / a far cry from
to obliterate completely / to vanish from the face of the earth
frozen earth / permafrost / tundra
earth orbit
to vanish / to disappear from the face of the earth
to earth up
lit. heaven's law and earth's principle (idiom); fig. right and proper / right and unalterable / a matter of course
lit. hiding the sky and covering the earth (idiom); fig. earth-shattering / omnipresent / of universal importance
earth's gravity
to worship heaven and earth / ritual kneeling by bride and groom in a old-fashioned wedding ceremony / also called 拜堂
lit. to rebuke Heaven and Earth (idiom); fig. shaking the whole world / all-powerful
  *埝* | 埝* | *埝
earth embankment used to hold back or retain water / dike around a paddy field
sky and the earth turning upside down (idiom); fig. complete confusion / everything turned on its head
fearing nothing in Heaven or Earth (idiom) / fearless
lit. to topple the mountains and overturn the seas (idiom); earth-shattering / fig. gigantic / of spectacular significance
lit. to go up to heaven or down to Hades (idiom) / fig. to go to great lengths / to search heaven and earth
heaven and earth / yin and yang
tectonic movement / movement of earth's crust
the earth's magnetic field
(dialect) clod (of earth)
earth-shattering / breakthrough / remarkable and original work
lit. to upend heaven and earth (idiom) / fig. to change the course of events / to turn things around
Kṣitigarbha Bodhisattva, the Bodhisattva of the Great Vow (to save all souls before accepting Bodhi) / also translated Earth Treasury, Earth Womb, or Earth Store Bodhisattva
Moho (aka Mohorovičić discontinuity, the lower boundary of the earth's lithosphere)
heaven falls and earth rends (idiom); rocked by a major disaster / fig. violent revolution / major social upheaval
the earth quaked, the mountains shook (idiom); a tremendous battle
rare earth element (chemistry)
earth-moving machine / mechanical digger
(geology) (the earth's) mantle
the sky spins, the earth goes round (idiom); giddy with one's head spinning / fig. huge changes in the world
the earth's axis
to heap earth (to close a tomb) / a mound (covering a tomb)
(Tw) (coll.) earthquake (According to a folk tale, earthquakes are caused by the occasional movements of an ox that lives under the earth.)
(coll.) (emphasizing a rhetorical question) what / what kind / why on earth
  *楗* | 楗* | *楗
material (such as rocks, earth, bamboo etc) used to hastily repair a dike / (literary) door bar (vertical bar used to prevent the horizontal movement of a door bolt)
scorched earth
ritual kneeling to heaven and earth by bride and groom in a old-fashioned wedding ceremony / same as 拜天地
hell on earth (idiom); suffering the torments of Buddhist hell while still alive / fig. having an uncomfortable time
earth's magnetic field
lit. overturning seas and rivers (idiom) / fig. overwhelming / earth-shattering / in a spectacular mess
core of the earth (geology)
lit. made by Heaven and arranged by Earth(idiom) / ideal / perfect / (of a match) made in heaven / to be made for one another
  *埵* | 埵* | *埵
solid earth
the earth's ocean / the hydrosphere (geology)
to ram (earth) / to compact earth by ramming
  *衹* | 衹* | *衹
variant of , earth-spirit / peace
low Earth orbit (LEO)
to shake heaven and earth (idiom)

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