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mutton / goat meat
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surname Yang
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sheep / goat / CL: 頭|头, 隻|只
shepherd
goat / (gymnastics) small-sized vaulting horse
Qingyang district of Chengdu city 成都市, Sichuan
lamb
sheepskin
Yangcheng, a nickname for 廣州|广州
Qingyang district of Chengdu city 成都市, Sichuan
antelope / CL: 隻|只
cattle and sheep / livestock
sheep / lamb
sheep
flock of sheep
to tend a flock of sheep / to let sheep out to pasture / fig. to throw off the reins / to leave sb alone / acting freely and irresponsibly
fleece / wool / woolen
sheep's milk
to raise sheep / shepherd
cashmere
lamb
scapegoat
lamb chop
Tibetan antelope or Chiru (Pantholops hodgsonii)
road as twisty as sheep's intestine (idiom); narrow and winding road / fig. complicated and tricky job
bellwether
lit. to mend the pen after sheep are lost (idiom) / fig. to act belatedly / better late than never / to lock the stable door after the horse has bolted
Epimedium, genus of herbaceous flowering plant, cultivated in the Far East as aphrodisiac / also called barrenwort or horny goatweed (said to resemble crushed goat's testicles)
goatee
Mongolian gazelle / Procapra gutturosa
amniotic fluid
knitting wool / wool yarn
epilepsy
lit. to lead away a goat while passing by (idiom) / fig. to opportunistically pocket sb's possessions and walk off
amniotic (fluid) / amnion
sheep's head / fig. advertisement for good meat
bharal
Scotch collie / rough collie
gazelle
woolen blanket
Mr Gongyang's Annals or commentary on 春秋, early history, probably written during Han dynasty, same as 公羊傳|公羊传
slaughter the cattle and butcher the sheep / to prepare a big feast (idiom)
goat-man / faun of Greek mythology
croissant
Year 8, year of the Ram (e.g. 2003)
Longyangxia canyon on the upper reaches of the Yellow River, Gonghe county 共和縣|共和县 in Hainan Tibetan autonomous prefecture, Qinghai
yōkan, gelatin dessert typically made from red bean paste, agar, and sugar, sold in block form
wether (castrated ram)
scrapie (prion disease of sheep)
sheep or goat pen
lit. the heart of a sheep in the skin of a tiger (idiom) / fig. impressive in appearance but lacking in substance / braggart
lit. billy goat's horns caught in the fence (idiom from Book of Changes 易經|易经); impossible to advance or to retreat / without any way out of a dilemma / trapped / in an impossible situation
epilepsy
scrapie (prion disease of sheep)
(dialect) towel (especially worn as a turban)
the Lamb of God
Aries (star sign)
sheep husbandry
ibex
Long yang village in Hainan Tibetan autonomous prefecture, Qinghai
lamb kebab
argali (Ovis ammon)
to drive sheep / to herd sheep
ram (male sheep)
Capricorn (constellation and sign of the zodiac) / Japanese variant of 魔羯座
to take home sb else's stray sheep
lanolin / wool oil
scapegoat
(fig.) attractive and easy mark / source of steady profit / moneymaker / cash cow
scapegoat / sacrificial lamb / same as 替罪羊
Mongolian hot pot / instant-boiled mutton (dish)
Aries (constellation and sign of the zodiac) / used erroneously for 白羊座
Yamdrok Lake, Tibet
parchment
imitation parchment
Mr Gongyang's Annals or commentary on 春秋, early history, probably written by multiple authors during Han dynasty, same as 公羊春秋
ibex
kea (Nestor notabilis)
llama
hand-held mutton (mutton pieces on the bone, eaten with the fingers)
lit. to hang a sheep's head while selling dog meat (idiom) / fig. to cheat / dishonest advertising / wicked deeds carried out under banner of virtue
shepherd / shepherd boy
Przevalski's gazelle (Procapra przewalskii) of Central Asia
(Tw) Dolly (1996-2003), female sheep, first mammal to be cloned from an adult somatic cell
Happy sheep (group of five cartoon sheep), mascot of 2010 Guangzhou Asian games 廣州亞運會|广州亚运会
to kill the pigs and slaughter the sheep (idiom)
lit. wool comes from the sheep's back (idiom); One gets the benefit, but the price has been paid. / Nothing comes for free.
sheepdog
shepherd
pulling a lamb and bringing wine on a carrying pole (idiom); fig. to offer elaborate congratulations / to kill the fatted calf
to fuss around / to buzz about uselessly / to wag one's tongue
Aries (constellation and sign of the zodiac)
Ak Koyunlu or Aq Qoyunlu Turkoman confederation of eastern Iran (c. 1378-c. 1500)
national disaster (ancient astrological allusion)
lit. a lamb in a tiger's den (idiom) / fig. to tread dangerous ground
Yamdrok Lake, Tibet
Year of the Ram (e.g. 2003)
faun, half-goat half-human creature of Greek mythology

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