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  *萬* | 萬* | *萬
ten thousand / a great number
HSK 3
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  *十* | 十* | *十
ten / 10
HSK 1
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  *甲* | 甲* | *甲
first of the ten Heavenly Stems 十天干 / (used for an unspecified person or thing) / first (in a list, as a party to a contract etc) / letter "A" or Roman "I" in list "A, B, C", or "I, II, III" etc / armor plating / shell or carapace / (of the fingers or toes) nail / bladed leather or metal armor (old) / ranking system used in the Imperial examinations (old) / civil administration unit (old) / ancient Chinese compass point: 75°
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  *石* | 石* | *石
dry measure for grain equal to ten dou / ten pecks / one hundred liters
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  *丁* | 丁* | *丁
fourth of the ten Heavenly Stems 十天干 / fourth in order / letter "D" or Roman "IV" in list "A, B, C", or "I, II, III" etc / ancient Chinese compass point: 195° / butyl / cubes (of food)
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  *斗* | 斗* | *斗
dry measure for grain equal to ten or one-tenth of a / decaliter / peck / cup or dipper shaped object / old variant of
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  *什* | 什* | *什
ten (used in fractions, writing checks etc) / assorted / miscellaneous
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  *乙* | 乙* | *乙
second of the ten Heavenly Stems 十天干 / second in order / letter "B" or Roman "II" in list "A, B, C", or "I, II, III" etc / second party (in legal contract, usually 乙方, as opposed to 甲方) / ethyl / bent / winding / radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 5) / ancient Chinese compass point: 105°
HSK 5
ten million / countless / many / one must by all means
HSK 4
very / completely / utterly / extremely / absolutely / hundred percent / to divide into ten equal parts
HSK 4
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  *己* | 己* | *己
self / oneself / sixth of the ten Heavenly Stems 十天干 / sixth in order / letter "F" or Roman "VI" in list "A, B, C", or "I, II, III" etc / hexa
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  *丙* | 丙* | *丙
third of the ten Heavenly Stems 十天干 / third in order / letter "C" or Roman "III" in list "A, B, C", or "I, II, III" etc / ancient Chinese compass point: 165° / propyl
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  *辛* | 辛* | *辛
(of taste) hot or pungent / hard / laborious / suffering / eighth in order / eighth of the ten Heavenly Stems 十天干 / letter "H" or Roman "VIII" in list "A, B, C", or "I, II, III" etc / ancient Chinese compass point: 285° / octa
ten thousand people / all the people / everyman
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  *拾* | 拾* | *拾
to pick up / to collate or arrange / ten (banker's anti-fraud numeral)
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  *旬* | 旬* | *旬
ten days / ten years / full period
cross road / cross-shaped / crucifix / the character ten
perpetual calendar / ten thousand year calendar / Islamic calendar introduced to Yuan China by Jamal al-Din 紮馬剌丁|扎马剌丁
over ten thousand / fig. untold numbers / innumerable / thousands upon thousands
more than ten / a dozen or more
ten-pin bowling (loanword) / bowling ball
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  *戊* | 戊* | *戊
fifth of the ten Heavenly Stems 十天干 / fifth in order / letter "E" or Roman "V" in list "A, B, C", or "I, II, III" etc / penta
very much / extremely / one ten thousandth part
HSK 6
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  *庚* | 庚* | *庚
age / seventh of the ten Heavenly Stems 十天干 / seventh in order / letter "G" or Roman "VII" in list "A, B, C", or "I, II, III" etc / ancient Chinese compass point: 255° / hepta
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  *丈* | 丈* | *丈
measure of length, ten Chinese feet (3.3 m) / to measure / husband / polite appellation for an older male
ten thousand houses or households
lit. if one is fake, I shall compensate you for ten of them / fig. (of goods) 100% genuine
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  *壬* | 壬* | *壬
ninth of the ten Heavenly Stems 十天干 / ninth in order / letter "I" or Roman "IX" in list "A, B, C", or "I, II, III" etc / ancient Chinese compass point: 345° / nona
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  *癸* | 癸* | *癸
tenth of the ten Heavenly Stems 十天干 / tenth in order / letter "J" or Roman "X" in list "A, B, C", or "I, II, III" etc / ancient Chinese compass point: 15° / deca
several tens of thousands / many thousand
first two of the ten Heavenly Stems 十天干
Han of the Five dynasties (951-979), one of ten kingdoms during the Five Dynasties, Ten Kingdoms period (907-960)
lit. by the thousands and tens of thousands (idiom); untold numbers / innumerable / thousands upon thousands
lit. ten thousand mile horse / fine steed
tenfold / ten times (sth)
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  *秩* | 秩* | *秩
order / orderliness / (classifier) ten years
ten items / decathlon (athletics)
the tens place (or column) in the decimal system
last ten days of July and first ten days of August, the second of 三伏 sān fú, three hottest periods of the year
lit. by the thousands and tens of thousands (idiom); untold numbers / innumerable / thousands upon thousands
tens of thousands / numerous
lit. ten thousand fathoms / fig. extremely high or deep / lofty / bottomless
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  *斛* | 斛* | *斛
ancient measuring vessel / fifty liters / dry measure for grain equal to five dou 五斗 (before Tang, ten pecks)
ten commandments
ten thousand strings of cash / very wealthy / millionaire
the ten Heavenly Stems 十天干 and twelve earthly branches 十二枝 / sexagenary cycle
ten thousand crags and torrents (idiom); the trials and tribulations of a long journey / a long and difficult road
more than ten / a dozen or more
Five Dynasties (907-960) and Ten Kingdoms (902-979), period of political turmoil in ancient China
ten days
lit. ten thousand stampeding horses (idiom) / fig. with great momentum / going full speed ahead
a match for ten thousand enemies
the fabled roc flies ten thousand miles (idiom) / one's future prospects are brilliant
Ambush from Ten Sides (pipa solo piece) / House of Flying Daggers (2004 movie by Zhang Yimou 張藝謀|张艺谋)
lit. count by fives and tens (idiom); to narrate systematically and in full detail
ten-pin bowling / bowling ball / (baseball etc) ground ball
It takes ten years to nurture a tree, but a hundred years to train a man (idiom) / fig. a good education program takes a long time to develop / cf. 十年樹木百年樹人|十年树木百年树人
same as 中伏, last ten days of July and first ten days of August, the second of 三伏, three hottest periods of the year
lit. ten thousand strings of cash in money belt (idiom); carrying lots of money / extremely wealthy / loaded
(literary) ten days / short period
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  *袠* | 袠* | *袠
variant of / variant of / (classifier) ten years
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  *冓* | 冓* | *冓
inner rooms of palace / ten billions
fairway (golf) / lane (ten-pin bowling)
ten lines at a glance (idiom) / to read very rapidly
the ten thousands place (or column) in the decimal system
lit. for a nobleman to take revenge, ten years is not too long (idiom) / fig. revenge is a dish best served cold
the ten Heavenly Stems , , , , , , , , , (used cyclically in the calendar and as ordinal number like Roman I, II, III)
middle ten days of July, the first of 三伏 sān fú, three hottest periods of the year
It takes ten years to nurture a tree, but a hundred years to train a man (idiom). A good education program takes a long time to develop.
one man can hold the pass against ten thousand enemies (idiom)
the ten commandments (religion)
Decameron, collection of 100 tales of love supposedly told by ten young people in ten days, written by Giovanni Boccaccio 薄伽丘
pin (ten-pin bowling)
ten thousand deaths will not prevent me (idiom); ready to risk life and limb to help out
ten days
middle ten days of August, the last of 三伏 sān fú, three hottest periods of the year
lit. ten thousand miles of rivers and mountains / a vast territory (idiom)
start of a ten day period
Ten Permanent Functionaries at the end of Han, a byword for corruption
History of Ten States of South China (1669) by Wu Renchen 吳任臣|吴任臣, 114 scrolls
Wu Renchen (1628-1689), Qing dynasty polymath and historian, author of History of Ten States of South China 十國春秋|十国春秋
to roll a ball into the gutter (ten-pin bowling)
one day's sun, ten days' frost (idiom, from Mencius); fig. to work for a bit then skimp / sporadic effort / lack of sticking power / short attention span
lit. to hear one and know ten (idiom); fig. explain one thing and (he) understands everything / a word to the wise
listening to the words of a wise man can be superior to studying ten years of books (proverb)
one day's sun, ten days' frost (idiom, from Mencius); fig. to work for a bit then skimp / sporadic effort / short attention span
first ten days of a lunar month
a match for ten thousand enemies
Suzhou numerals, i.e. the ten numerals 〡,〢,〣,〤,〥,〦,〧,〨,〩, nowadays mainly used in traditional trades such as Chinese medicine / also called 草碼|草码
ten thousand or almost ten thousand
ten days / one month / short period
last ten days of the lunar month
rather destroy ten temples than a single marriage (idiom)
ten years of practice for one minute on the stage (idiom)
full year / ten years
lit. a thousand sutras, ten thousand scrolls; fig. the vast Buddhist canon
the ten numerals 〡,〢,〣,〤,〥,〦,〧,〨,〩, nowadays mainly used in traditional trades such as Chinese medicine
pay every ten days, give tribute every month (idiom); incessant and ever more complicated demands
ten months or so / about ten months
test every ten day / periodic deadline

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