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  *鳥* | 鳥* | *鳥
bird / CL: 隻|只, / (dialect) to pay attention to / (intensifier) damned / goddam
  *翁* | 翁* | *翁
elderly man / father / father-in-law / neck feathers of a bird (old)
  *隻* | 隻* | *隻
classifier for birds and certain animals, one of a pair, some utensils, vessels etc
  *棲* | 棲* | *棲
to perch / to rest (of birds) / to dwell / to live / to stay
  *雕* | 雕* | *雕
to carve / to engrave / shrewd / bird of prey
  *禽* | 禽* | *禽
generic term for birds and animals / birds / to capture (old)
  *咕* | 咕* | *咕
(onom.) for the sound of a bird, an empty stomach etc
  *鶯* | 鶯* | *鶯
oriole or various birds of the Sylvidae family including warblers
  *鳴* | 鳴* | *鳴
to cry (of birds, animals and insects)
bird flu / avian influenza
  *雀* | 雀* | *雀
small bird / sparrow / also pr. [qiao3]
  *鵬* | 鵬* | *鵬
Peng, large fabulous bird / roc
legendary giant bird
(coll.) eagle / hawk / any similar bird of prey
net for fishing or bird catching / (fig.) fetters / to snare (a valuable new team member etc) / to bring together under the one umbrella
pigeon / dove / various birds of the family Columbidae
(bird species of China) mandarin duck (Aix galericulata) / (fig.) affectionate couple / happily married couple
  *牡* | 牡* | *牡
(of a bird, animal or plant) male / key / hills
  *鵰* | 鵰* | *鵰
bird of prey
(bird species of China) mew gull (Larus canus)
  *噪* | 噪* | *噪
the chirping of birds or insects / noise / clamor / buzzing / disturbance
to lay (a foundation) / to conquer (a city etc) / to shoot down (a bird etc)
migratory bird
  *頡* | 頡* | *頡
(of a bird) to fly upwards / (of the neck) stiff
to pat / to slap / (of a bird) to flap (one's wings)
to get a bird's-eye view / bird's-eye view / broad overview
(of a bird, fish etc) to be caught in a net / (of a tennis ball) to hit the net / (of a criminal) to be captured
bird's nest / nickname for Beijing 2008 Olympic stadium
bird's-eye view / see also 俯瞰圖|俯瞰图
to stay (for a rest) / dwelling / perch (of birds)
(bird species of China) Eurasian magpie (Pica pica)
  *雛* | 雛* | *雛
chick / young bird
(bird species of China) Siberian crane (Grus leucogeranus)
(bird species of China) Eurasian hoopoe (Upupa epops)
(onom.) twittering of birds / whispering / murmuring
(bird species of China) crested myna (Acridotheres cristatellus)
to apply makeup to the eyebrows / (bird species of China) Chinese hwamei (Garrulax canorus)
bird's nest
bird's nest fern (Asplenium nidus)
to eat (of bird or animal) / to feed
  *吱* | 吱* | *吱
(onom.) to squeak (of mice) / to chirp or peep (of small birds)
Vermilion Bird (the seven mansions of the south sky)
birds and animals / creature / beast (brutal person)
matins / morning service (in Catholic church) / morning chorus (of birds)
to shoot a bird (with a gun, slingshot etc) / to photograph birds
to erect (a tent etc) / to prick up (one's ears) / to raise (one's eyebrows) / to stick up (one's thumb) / to turn up (one's collar) / (of a bird) to puff up (one's feathers)
nightjar (nocturnal bird in the family Caprimulgidae)
painting of birds and flowers
water bird
to emit a sound / (of birds, insects etc) to chirp, hoot etc / (of a siren, steam whistle etc) to sound
(bird species of China) mallard (Anas platyrhynchos)
(bird species of China) barn swallow (Hirundo rustica)
spoonbill (wading bird of the family Threskiornithidae)
one move, two gains (idiom); two birds with one stone
  *頦* | 頦* | *頦
(used in bird names) throat
  *鴝* | 鴝* | *鴝
(bound form, used in the names of birds of various biological families)
  *鶚* | 鶚* | *鶚
(bird species of China) western osprey (Pandion haliaetus)
(bird species of China) little egret (Egretta garzetta)
mythological bird, reincarnation of drowned daughter Nüwa 女娃 of Fiery Emperor 炎帝
  *哢* | 哢* | *哢
to sing or chirp (of birds) / music sound
  *罟* | 罟* | *罟
to implicate / net for birds or fish
birds and beasts / fauna
  *鸞* | 鸞* | *鸞
mythical bird related to phoenix
bird of prey
(bird species of China) black-faced spoonbill (Platalea minor)
mythological daughter of Fiery Emperor 炎帝 who turned into bird Jingwei 精衛|精卫 after drowning
lit. a pair of birds flying close together (idiom) / fig. two hearts beating as one / name of a sweet and sour chicken wing dish
(bird species of China) great tit (Parus major)
(bird species of China) common pheasant (Phasianus colchicus)
  *啁* | 啁* | *啁
twittering of birds
(bird species of China) Eurasian siskin (Spinus spinus)
four divisions (of the twenty-eight constellations 二十八宿 of the sky into groups of seven mansions), namely: Azure Dragon 青龍|青龙, White Tiger 白虎, Vermilion Bird 朱雀, Black Tortoise 玄武
vagrant bird (a migrating bird which has lost its way) / a vagrant
  *鯤* | 鯤* | *鯤
fry (newly hatched fish) / legendary giant fish that could transform into a giant bird 鵬|鹏
(bird species of China) black-crowned night heron (Nycticorax nycticorax)
nonmigratory bird
lone bird / marginalized (country, person etc)
open the net on one side (idiom); let the caged bird fly / to give one's opponent a way out / lenient treatment
lit. a bird startled by the mere twang of a bow (idiom) / fig. sb who frightens easily, due to past experiences
(bird species of China) swan goose (Anser cygnoides)
  *牝* | 牝* | *牝
(of a bird, animal or plant) female / keyhole / valley
lit. one arrow, two golden eagles (idiom) / to kill two birds with one stone
name used for many fishing birds / cormorant / osprey
the quick-footed climb up first (idiom) / the early bird catches the worm / first come, first served
the people are gone and the place is empty (idiom) / the sight of a deserted place brings old friends to mind / the place is deserted / the birds have flown
kun 鯤|鲲 and peng 鵬|鹏, mythological beasts / peng, a gigantic bird transformed from the kun
  *嚶* | 嚶* | *嚶
calling of birds
(bird species of China) Eurasian skylark (Alauda arvensis)
lit. like a little bird relying on people (idiom) / fig. cute and helpless-looking
  *鴆* | 鴆* | *鴆
legendary bird whose feathers can be used as poison / poisonous / to poison sb
net / fishing net / bird net
(bird species of China) gyrfalcon (Falco rusticolus)
to scatter like birds and beasts
(of a bird) to peck at food

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