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  *和* | 和* | *和
old variant of
HSK 1
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  *和* | 和* | *和
and / together with / with / sum / union / peace / harmony / Taiwan pr. [han4] when it means "and" or "with"
HSK 1
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  *和* | 和* | *和
old variant of / harmonious
HSK 1
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  *他* | 他* | *他
he or him / (used for either sex when the sex is unknown or unimportant) / (used before sb's name for emphasis) / (used as a meaningless mock object) / other / another
HSK 1
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  *喝* | 喝* | *喝
to drink / variant of
HSK 1
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  *吓* | 吓* | *吓
to scare / to intimidate / to threaten / (interjection showing disapproval) tut-tut / (interjection showing astonishment)
HSK 5
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  *呵* | 呵* | *呵
expel breath / my goodness
HSK 6
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  *和* | 和* | *和
surname He / Japanese (food, clothes etc)
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  *和* | 和* | *和
to compose a poem in reply (to sb's poem) using the same rhyme sequence / to join in the singing / to chime in with others
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  *合* | 合* | *合
to close / to join / to fit / to be equal to / whole / together / round (in battle) / conjunction (astronomy) / 1st note of pentatonic scale / old variant of
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  *合* | 合* | *合
variant of
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  *河* | 河* | *河
river / CL: 條|条,
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  *核* | 核* | *核
pit / stone / nucleus / nuclear / to examine / to check / to verify
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  *核* | 核* | *核
variant of / to investigate
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  *何* | 何* | *何
surname He
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  *何* | 何* | *何
what / how / why / which / carry
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  *贺* | 贺* | *贺
surname He
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  *贺* | 贺* | *贺
to congratulate
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  *鹤* | 鹤* | *鹤
crane
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  *伊* | 伊* | *伊
(old) third person singular pronoun ("he" or "she") / second person singular pronoun ("you") / (May 4th period) third person singular feminine pronoun ("she") / (Classical Chinese) introductory particle with no specific meaning / that (preceding a noun)
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  *盒* | 盒* | *盒
small box / case
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  *夫* | 夫* | *夫
(classical) this, that / he, she, they / (exclamatory final particle) / (initial particle, introduces an opinion)
what are you doing? / what's he up to?
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  *TA* | TA* | *TA
he or she
(onom.) he he / mischievous laughter
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  *荷* | 荷* | *荷
Holland / the Netherlands / abbr. for 荷蘭|荷兰
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  *荷* | 荷* | *荷
lotus
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  *荷* | 荷* | *荷
to carry on one's shoulder or back / burden / responsibility
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  *喝* | 喝* | *喝
to shout
Yellow River or Huang He
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  *赫* | 赫* | *赫
surname He
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  *赫* | 赫* | *赫
awe-inspiring / abbr. for 赫茲|赫兹, hertz (Hz)
other people / sb else / he, she or they / I, me (referring to oneself as "one" or "people")
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  *禾* | 禾* | *禾
cereal / grain
Zhuge Liang (181-234), military leader and prime minister of Shu Han 蜀漢|蜀汉 during the Three Kingdoms period / the main hero of the fictional Romance of Three Kingdoms 三國演義|三国演义, where he is portrayed as a sage and military genius / mastermind
Zhang Hua (232-300), Western Jin writer, poet and politician / Zhang Hua (1958-1982), student held up as a martyr after he died saving an old peasant from a septic tank / other Zhang Hua's too numerous to mention
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  *颌* | 颌* | *颌
maxilla and mandible
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  *阖* | 阖* | *阖
door / to close / whole
He county in Chaohu 巢湖, Anhui
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  *诃* | 诃* | *诃
to scold
single-elimination open tournament (the winner stays on until he is himself defeated)
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  *壑* | 壑* | *壑
gully / ravine / Taiwan pr. [huo4]
Hai He (a system of five waterways around Tianjin, flowing into Bohai 渤海 at Dagukou 大沽口)
Norman Bethune (1890-1939), Canadian doctor, worked for communists in Spanish civil war and for Mao in Yan'an, where he died of blood poisoning
to sail west (from China) (used in reference to the 15th century voyages of Zheng He 鄭和|郑和 to regions bordering the Indian Ocean)
lit. win an inch, want a foot (idiom); fig. not satisfied with small gains / give him an inch, and he'll want a mile
each takes what he needs (idiom)
Zheng He (1371-1433), famous early Ming dynasty admiral and explorer
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  *褐* | 褐* | *褐
brown / gray or dark color / coarse hemp cloth / Taiwan pr. [he2]
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  *菏* | 菏* | *菏
He river in Shandong
to throw stones at sb who has fallen down a well (idiom) / to hit a person when he's down
did I ever ...? (or "did he ever ...?" etc)
He Long (1896-1969), important communist military leader, died from persecution during the Cultural Revolution
Li He (790-816), Tang poet
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  *翮* | 翮* | *翮
quill
who do (you) think (you) are? / who does (he, she etc) think (he, she) is?
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  *盍* | 盍* | *盍
variant of
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  *盍* | 盍* | *盍
why not
lit. even a scrawny camel is bigger than a horse (idiom) / fig. even after suffering a loss, a rich person is still better off than ordinary people / a cultured person may come down in the world, but he is still superior to the common people
not hiding anything he knows, not stopping before he has said it through (idiom) / frank / outspoken
lit. if he orders you go, he forbids you stop (idiom); fig. to demand exact compliance with instructions / to ensure strictly obedience
(allusion to Tao Qian 陶潛|陶潜, who used this phrase when he resigned from government service rather than show subservience to a visiting inspector) to bow and scrape for five pecks of rice (that being a part of his salary as a local magistrate) / (fig.) to compromise one's principles for the sake of a salary
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  *貉* | 貉* | *貉
raccoon dog (Nyctereutes procyonoides) / raccoon of North China, Korea and Japan (Japanese: tanuki) / also pr. [hao2]
Xiao He (-193 BC), famous strategist and chancellor, fought on Liu Bang's 劉邦|刘邦 side during the Chu-Han Contention 楚漢戰爭|楚汉战争
lit. to kill the donkey when the grinding is done (idiom) / to get rid of sb once he has ceased to be useful
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  *纥* | 纥* | *纥
tassels
where do these words stem from? / why do you (he, etc) say such a thing?
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  *阂* | 阂* | *阂
obstruct
He Zhizhang (659-744), Tang dynasty poet
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  *翯* | 翯* | *翯
glistening plumage of birds
Mike He (1983-), Taiwanese actor
with an undeserved reputation (idiom); unwarranted fame / nowhere near as good as he's made out to be
(coll.) he-man
place sb on a field of death and he will fight to live (idiom based on Sunzi's "The Art of War" 孫子兵法|孙子兵法); to fight desperately when confronting mortal danger / fig. to find a way out of an impasse
what has (he) got up (his) sleeve? / what's going on?
lit. to beat a drowning dog (idiom) / fig. to pulverize an (already defeated) enemy / to hit sb when he's down
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  *郃* | 郃* | *郃
name of a person
Xie He (479-502), portrait painter from Qi of Southern dynasties 南齊
"he failed to complete his quest before death" (line from the poem "The Premier of Shu" 蜀相 by Du Fu 杜甫)
each one does what he thinks is right (idiom) / each goes his own way
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  *涸* | 涸* | *涸
to dry / to dry up
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  *曷* | 曷* | *曷
why / how / when / what / where
He Jinli, Chinese name adopted by Kamala Harris (1964-), US vice president 2021-
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  *饸* | 饸* | *饸
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  *劾* | 劾* | *劾
to impeach
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  *暍* | 暍* | *暍
hot
to allow (sb to do as he pleases)
He Zizhen (1910-1984), Mao Zedong's third wife
if I (you, she, he...) had known it would come to this, I (you, she, he...) would not have acted thus (idiom) / to regret vainly one's past behavior
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  *佢* | 佢* | *佢
(Cantonese) he, she, it
He Chao (active c. 711), Tang dynasty poet
He who gives no thought to far-flung problems soon finds suffering nearby (idiom, from Analects). / Smug concentration on the here and now will lead to future sorrow.
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  *鹖* | 鹖* | *鹖
crossbill / long-tailed pheasant
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  *嗬* | 嗬* | *嗬
(interjection expressing surprise) oh! / wow!
He Yingqin (1890-1987), senior Guomindang general
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  *龁* | 龁* | *龁
(literary) to gnaw / to bite
hear what he says and observe what he does (idiom, from Analects); judge a person not by his words, but by his actions
lit. speak of Cao Cao and Cao Cao arrives / fig. speak of the devil and he doth appear
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  *鞨* | 鞨* | *鞨
buskin / name of a tribe / turban
to support a child (or invalid etc) while he or she defecates

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