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  *张* | 张* | *张
surname Zhang
  *张* | 张* | *张
to open up / to spread / sheet of paper / classifier for flat objects, sheet / classifier for votes
nervous / keyed up / intense / tense / strained / in short supply / scarce / CL: 陣|阵
Zhangjiakou prefecture level city in Hebei
to advocate / to stand for / view / position / stand / proposition / viewpoint / assertion / CL: 個|个
Zhangjiajie prefecture level city in Hunan, formerly Dayong 大庸
expansion / dilation / to expand (e.g. one's power or influence) / to broaden
Zhangjiagang county level city in Suzhou 蘇州|苏州, Jiangsu
to exaggerate / overstated / exaggerated / hyperbole / (coll.) excessive / ridiculous / outrageous
Zhangye prefecture level city in Gansu
rampant / unbridled / arrogant / aggressive
Zhang Yang (1967-), PRC film director and screenwriter
to display ostentatiously / to bring out into the open / to make public / to spread around / flamboyant / brash
to open up / to spread / to extend
Zhangjiagang county level city in Suzhou 蘇州|苏州, Jiangsu
to open a business / first transaction of a business day
John Doe / Zhang San, name for an unspecified person, first of a series of three: 張三|张三, 李四, 王五 Tom, Dick and Harry
Leslie Cheung (1956-2003), Hong Kong singer and actor
Jacky Cheung or Hok Yau Jacky (1961-), Cantopop and film star
to post (a notice) / to advertise
Zhangjiakou prefecture level city in Hebei
Zhangjiajie prefecture level city in Hunan
Cecilia Cheung (1980-), Hong Kong actress and pop singer
Zhang Gaoli (1946-), PRC politician
Zhangdian district of Zibo city 淄博市, Shandong
flyer / leaflet / single-sheet (map etc)
Chang Chen (1976-), Taiwanese film actor
to open one's mouth (to speak, esp. to make a request) / to gape
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
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
Eileen Chang (1920-1995), famous Chinese-American novelist
to open one's mouth (to eat, speak etc) / to gape / to start talking (esp. to make a request)
Zhangye prefecture level city in Gansu
Zhangbei county in Zhangjiakou 張家口|张家口, Hebei
confused / flustered
Angela Chang (1982-), Taiwanese pop singer and actress
varicose veins
Zhang Yimou (1950-), PRC film director
Zhangwan district of Shiyan city 十堰市, Hubei
Zhang Heng (78-139) great Han dynasty astronomer and mathematician
A-Mei, aka Gulilai Amit (1972-), aboriginal Taiwanese pop singer
Zhangdian district of Zibo city 淄博市, Shandong
to look around / to peep (through a crack) / to peer at / to throw a look at
to relax and expand / (physiology) diastole
hypertension / excessive stress
Maggie Cheung (1964-), Hong Kong actress
Zhang Bao (-184), leader of the Yellow Turban rebels during the late Han 漢朝|汉朝
Zhang Bin (1979-), CCTV sports presenter
Zhang Xu (probably early 8th century), Tang dynasty poet and calligrapher, most famous for his grass script 草書|草书
Zhang Xueliang (1901-2001) son of Fengtian clique warlord, then senior general for the Nationalists and subsequently for the People's Liberation Army
Zhang Yi (1608-1695), prolific author and poet spanning interregnum between Ming and Qing
surface tension
Zhangwan district of Shiyan city 十堰市, Hubei
Zhang Jingchu (1980-), PRC actress
to look in all directions (idiom) / to glance around
openly and without fear / brazenly
to be decorated with lanterns and colored banners (idiom)
Zhang Zuolin (c. 1873-1928), warlord of Manchuria 1916-1928
Cho Chang (Harry Potter)
Zhang Ning (1975-), PRC female badminton player and Olympic gold medalist
Zhangbei county in Zhangjiakou 張家口|张家口, Hebei
tensor (math.)
to uphold (e.g. justice or virtue) / to promote
Chang Dai-chien or Zhang Daqian (1899-1983), one of the greatest Chinese artists of the 20th century
Zhang Qian (-114 BC), Han dynasty explorer of 2nd century BC
Zhang Dejiang (1946-), PRC politician
Zhang Jue (-184), leader of the Yellow turban rebels during the late Han
Zhang Ji (767-830), Tang Dynasty poet
extravagance and waste (idiom)
Zhang Dan (1985-), Chinese figure skater
lit. with swords drawn and bows bent (idiom); fig. a state of mutual hostility / at daggers drawn
to bare fangs and brandish claws (idiom); to make threatening gestures
brash / insolent / frantic
Zhang Yining (1981-), PRC female table tennis player and Olympic gold medalist
tense situation / standoff
Chamberlain (name) / Wilt Chamberlain (1936-1999), US basketball player
(false) bravado / to bluff
Zhang Zeduan (1085-1145), Song dynasty painter
Zhang Juzheng (1525-1582), Grand Secretary during the Ming dynasty, credited with bringing the dynasty to its apogee
with great fanfare
tension and relaxation
to take care of / to raise money / to attend to (guests, customers etc)
diastolic blood pressure
Zhang Xun (1854-1923), Qing loyalist general who attempted to restore the abdicated emperor Puyi 溥儀|溥仪 to the throne in the Manchu Restoration of 1917 張勳復辟|张勋复辟
to think for oneself and act accordingly (idiom); to act on one's own initiative
Jang Song-taek (1946-2013), brother-in-law of Kim Jong-il 金正日, uncle and regent of Kim Jong-un 金正恩
Chinese poker
Zhang Zhidong (1837-1909), prominent politician in late Qing
Zhang Zizhong (1891-1940), Chinese National Revolutionary Army general during the Second Sino-Japanese War
Zhang Yi (-309 BC), political strategist of the School of Diplomacy 縱橫家|纵横家 during the Warring States Period (475-221 BC)
Zhangye prefecture, Gansu (old term) / Zhangye prefecture level city 張掖市|张掖市 (district in Gansu)
to make public / to disclose
lit. to put Zhang's hat on Li's head / to attribute sth to the wrong person (idiom) / to confuse one thing with another
Iris Chang (1968-2004), Chinese American historian and author of the Rape of Nanjing
Zhang Dai (1597-c. 1684), late Ming scholar
ostentation / extravagance
to be troubled / to be concerned

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