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Pīnyīn
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charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *燕* | 燕* | *燕
Yan, a vassal state of Zhou in modern Hebei and Liaoning / north Hebei / the four Yan kingdoms of the Sixteen Kingdoms, namely: Former Yan 前燕 (337-370), Later Yan 後燕|后燕 (384-409), Southern Yan 南燕 (398-410), Northern Yan 北燕 (409-436) / surname Yan
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *燕* | 燕* | *燕
swallow (family Hirundinidae) / old variant of
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *燕* | 燕* | *燕
variant of
Seven Powerful States of the Warring States, namely: 齊|齐, , , 韓|韩, 趙|赵, and
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *觾* | 觾* | *觾
variant of , swallow
lit. Ying writes a letter and Yan reads it / fig. to misinterpret the original meaning / to pile up errors / refers to the letter from capital of in which the inadvertent words "hold up the candle" are mistaken by the minister of as "promote the wise"


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