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  *六* | 六* | *六
six / 6
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  *劉* | 劉* | *劉
surname Liu
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  *流* | 流* | *流
to flow / to disseminate / to circulate or spread / to move or drift / to degenerate / to banish or send into exile / stream of water or sth resembling one / class, rate or grade
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  *陸* | 陸* | *陸
six (banker's anti-fraud numeral)
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  *留* | 留* | *留
to leave (a message etc) / to retain / to stay / to remain / to keep / to preserve
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  *柳* | 柳* | *柳
surname Liu
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  *柳* | 柳* | *柳
willow
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  *硫* | 硫* | *硫
sulfur (chemistry)
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  *溜* | 溜* | *溜
to slip away / to escape in stealth / to skate
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  *瘤* | 瘤* | *瘤
tumor
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  *瀏* | 瀏* | *瀏
clear / deep (of water) / swift
Romance of the Three Kingdoms by Luo Guanzhong 羅貫中|罗贯中, one of the Four Classic Novels of Chinese literature / a fictional account of the Three Kingdoms at the break-up of the Han around 200 AD, consistently portraying Liu Bei's Shu Han 劉備, 蜀漢|刘备, 蜀汉 as virtuous heroes and Cao Cao's Wei 曹操, as tyrannical villains
Liu Bowen (1311-1375), general under the first Ming emperor Zhu Yuanzhang 朱元璋, with a reputation as a military genius / also called Liu Ji 劉基|刘基
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  *榴* | 榴* | *榴
pomegranate
Liu An (179-122 BC), King of Huainan under the Western Han, ordered the writing of the 淮南子
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  *畱* | 畱* | *畱
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Liu Bang (256 or 247-195 BC), bandit leader who became first Han emperor Han Gaozu 漢高祖|汉高祖 (reigned 202-195 BC)
Liu Biao (142-208), warlord
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  *碌* | 碌* | *碌
see 碌碡
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  *遛* | 遛* | *遛
to stroll / to walk (an animal)
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  *琉* | 琉* | *琉
precious stone
A New Account of the Tales of the World, collection of anecdotes, conversations, remarks etc of historic personalities, compiled and edited by Liu Yiqing 劉義慶|刘义庆
Feast at Hongmen / (fig.) banquet set up with the aim of murdering a guest / refers to a famous episode in 206 BC when future Han emperor Liu Bang 劉邦|刘邦 escaped attempted murder by his rival Xiang Yu 項羽|项羽
same as 舊唐書|旧唐书, History of the Early Tang Dynasty, sixteenth of the 24 dynastic histories 二十四史, compiled under Liu Xu 劉昫|刘昫 in 945 during Later Jin 後晉|后晋 of the Five Dynasties, 200 scrolls
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  *騮* | 騮* | *騮
bay horse with black mane
Zhang Fei (168-221), general of Shu and blood-brother of Liu Bei in Romance of the Three Kingdoms, famous as fearsome fighter and lover of wine
Liu Bei (161-223), warlord at the end of the Han dynasty and founder of the Han kingdom of Shu 蜀漢|蜀汉 (c. 200-263), later the Shu Han dynasty
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  *瑠* | 瑠* | *瑠
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Shu Han (c. 200-263), Liu Bei's kingdom in Sichuan during the Three Kingdoms, claiming legitimacy as successor of Han
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  *蹓* | 蹓* | *蹓
to stroll / walk a horse
lit. three humble visits to a thatched cottage / cf famous episode in the fictional Romance of Three Kingdoms 三國演義|三国演义 in which Liu Bei 劉備|刘备 recruits Zhuge Liang 諸葛亮|诸葛亮 (the Hidden Dragon 臥龍|卧龙) to his cause by visiting him three times
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  *鎏* | 鎏* | *鎏
variant of 鎦|镏
Liu Xiaobo (1955-2017), Beijing writer and human rights activist, organizer of petition Charter 2008 零八憲章|零八宪章, Nobel Peace Prize laureate in 2010
Liu Bei's five great generals in Romance of the Three Kingdoms, namely: Guan Yu 關羽|关羽, Zhang Fei 張飛|张飞, Zhao Yun 趙雲|赵云, Ma Chao 馬超|马超, Huang Zhong 黃忠|黄忠
Guan Yu (-219), general of Shu and blood-brother of Liu Bei in Romance of the Three Kingdoms, fearsome fighter famous for virtue and loyalty / posthumously worshipped and identified with the guardian Bodhisattva Sangharama
Han Xin (-196 BC), famous general of first Han emperor Liu Bang 劉邦|刘邦
The Travels of Lao Tsan, novel by late Qing novelist Liu E 劉鶚|刘鹗
Liu Zongyuan (773-819), Tang essayist and poet, advocate of the classical writing 古文運動|古文运动 and neoclassical 復古|复古 movements
Liu Yuxi (772-842), Tang poet
A-dou, nickname of Liu Chan 劉禪|刘禅 (207-271), son of Liu Bei, reigned as Shu Han emperor 233-263 / fig. weak and inept person
Liu Chan 劉禪|刘禅 (207-271), son of Liu Bei, reigned as Shu Han emperor 233-263
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  *鏐* | 鏐* | *鏐
fine gold
Liu Shaoqi (1898-1969), Chinese communist leader, a martyr of the Cultural Revolution
Liu Yu, founder of Song of the Southern dynasties 劉宋|刘宋, broke away from Eastern Jin in 420, reigned as Emperor Wu of Song 宋武帝
Liu Yi (-285), famous incorruptible official of Western Jin dynasty the Western Jin dynasty 西晉|西晋 (265-316) / Liu Yi (-412), general of Eastern Jin dynasty 東晉|东晋 (317-420)
Liu Yang (1978-), China's first female astronaut in space (June 16, 2012)
Liu Yunshan (1947-), PRC career politician, background in journalism in Inner Mongolia, from 2002 head of party Central Propaganda Section 中央宣传部
posthumous name of the first Han emperor Liu Bang 劉邦|刘邦 (256 or 247-195 BC), reigned 202-195 BC
History of the Early Tang Dynasty, sixteenth of the 24 dynastic histories 二十四史, compiled under Liu Xu 劉昫|刘昫 in 945 during Later Jin 後晉|后晋 of the Five Dynasties, 200 scrolls
lit. secretly crossing the Wei River 渭河 at Chencang (idiom, refers to a stratagem used by Liu Bang 劉邦|刘邦 in 206 BC against Xiang Yu 項羽|项羽 of Chu) / fig. to feign one thing while doing another / to cheat under cover of a diversion
History of Song of the Southern Dynasties 南朝宋 or Liu Song 劉宋|刘宋, sixth of the 24 dynastic histories 二十四史, compiled by Shen Yue 沈約|沈约 in 488 during Liang of the Southern Dynasties 南朝梁, 100 scrolls / (not to be confused with 宋史)
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  *鎦* | 鎦* | *鎦
lutetium (chemistry) (Tw)
Emperor Wen of Han (202-157 BC), fourth Han emperor, personal name Liu Heng 劉恆|刘恒, reigned 180-157 BC
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  *橊* | 橊* | *橊
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  *綹* | 綹* | *綹
skein / tuft / lock
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
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  *旒* | 旒* | *旒
tassel
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  *癅* | 癅* | *癅
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  *霤* | 霤* | *霤
dripping of rain from eaves
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  *鷚* | 鷚* | *鷚
pipit (genus Anthus)
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  *餾* | 餾* | *餾
to distill / to break a liquid substance up into components by boiling
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  *餾* | 餾* | *餾
to steam / to cook in a steamer / to reheat cold food by steaming it
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  *璢* | 璢* | *璢
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  *羀* | 羀* | *羀
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  *罶* | 罶* | *罶
creel / fish basket
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  *駵* | 駵* | *駵
old variant of 騮|骝
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  *鶹* | 鶹* | *鶹
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  *畄* | 畄* | *畄
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  *飀* | 飀* | *飀
soughing of wind
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  *桺* | 桺* | *桺
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  *熘* | 熘* | *熘
quick-fry / sim. to stir-frying, but with cornstarch added / also written
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  *翏* | 翏* | *翏
the sound of the wind / to soar
Eight Giants of Tang and Song prose, esp. involved in the Classics movement 古文運動|古文运动, namely: Han Yu 韓愈|韩愈, Liu Zongyuan 柳宗元, Ouyang Xiu 歐陽修|欧阳修, the Three Su father and sons 三蘇|三苏, Wang Anshi 王安石, Zeng Gong 曾鞏|曾巩
Liu Xi (late Han, c. 200 AD), possibly the author of 釋名|释名
Granny Liu visits the Grand View gardens / (of a simple person) to be overwhelmed by new experiences and luxurious surroundings
Liu Heng, personal name of Han emperor Han Wendi 漢文帝|汉文帝 / Liu Heng (1954-), Chinese writer
Liu Xinwu (1942-), novelist
Song of the Southern dynasties (420-479), with capital at Nanjing / also known as Liu Song 劉宋|刘宋
Oath of the Peach Garden, sworn by Liu Bei 劉備|刘备, Zhang Fei 張飛|张飞 and Guan Yu 關羽|关羽 at the start of the Romance of Three Kingdoms 三國演義|三国演义
Liu Gongquan (778-865), Tang calligrapher
Liu Yiqing (403-444), writer of South Song Dynasty, compiler and editor of A New Account of the Tales of the World 世說新語|世说新语
Liu Shutong (1880-1942), painter, Buddhist monk and distinguished figure in New Culture Movement 新文化運動|新文化运动 after the Xinhai Revolution 辛亥革命 of 1911
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  *懰* | 懰* | *懰
lovely / beautiful
Liu E (1857-1909), late Qing novelist, author of 老殘遊記|老残游记
Gordon Liu (1955-), Hong Kong action actor
Liu Qing (1916-1978), writer
Sichuan / the state of Shu in Sichuan at different periods / the Shu Han dynasty (214-263) of Liu Bei 劉備|刘备 during the Three Kingdoms
lit. Xiang Zhuang performs the sword dance, but his mind is set on Liu Bang 劉邦|刘邦 (idiom, refers to plot to kill Liu Bang during Feast at Hongmen 鴻門宴|鸿门宴 in 206 BC) / fig. an elaborate deception hiding malicious intent
Liu Xiang (1983-), Chinese gold-medal hurdler of the 2004 Olympic Games
Liu Xiang (77-6 BC), Han Dynasty scholar and author
Yuan Emperor, reign name of Han Dynasty emperor Liu Shi 劉奭|刘奭, (74-33 BC), reigned 48-33 BC
Liu Ji or Liu Bowen 劉伯溫|刘伯温 (1311-1375), general under the first Ming emperor Zhu Yuanzhang 朱元璋, with a reputation as a military genius
Liu Yuan, warlord at the end of the Western Jin dynasty 西晋, founder of Cheng Han of the Sixteen Kingdoms 成漢|成汉 (304-347)
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  *磟* | 磟* | *磟
variant of
lit. cut sleeve (idiom); fig. euphemism for homosexuality, originating from History of Western Han 漢書|汉书: emperor Han Aidi (real name Liu Xin) was in bed with his lover Dong Xian, and had to attend a court audience that morning. Not wishing to awaken Dong Xian, who was sleeping with his head resting on the emperor's long robe sleeve, Aidi used a knife to cut off the lower half of his sleeve.
Chu-Han Contention (206-202 BC), power struggle between Liu Bang 劉邦|刘邦 of Han and Xiang Yu 項羽|项羽 of Chu
lit. repair the plank road by day while secretly crossing the Wei River 渭河 at Chencang (idiom, refers to a stratagem used by Liu Bang 劉邦|刘邦 in 206 BC against Xiang Yu 項羽|项羽 of Chu) / fig. to feign one thing while doing another / to cheat under cover of a diversion
Cao Can (-190 BC), second chancellor of Han Dynasty, contributed to its founding by fighting on Liu Bang's 劉邦|刘邦 side during the Chu-Han Contention 楚漢戰爭|楚汉战争 / also pr. [Cao2 Shen1]
Liu Yong (987-1053), Song poet
Liu Shipei (1884-1919), Chinese anarchist and revolutionary activist

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