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knowledge / CL: 門|门 / intellectual
to know / to become aware of / also pr. [zhi1 dao5]
  *知* | 知* | *知
to know / to be aware
well-known / famous
Zhihu, Chinese Q&A website modeled on Quora, at zhihu.com, launched in Jan 2011
intellectual property rights (law)
knowledge base
to know / to understand
OK! / Got it!
to know the facts / to understand / to be familiar with the situation
intimate friend / soul mate
to know oneself / to be intimate or close / intimate friend
intellectual / intelligentsia / learned person
cicada (onom.)
county head magistrate (old)
educated youth (sent to work in farms during the Cultural Revolution)
caring / intimate
content with one's situation / to know contentment (hence happiness)
perception / consciousness
to know / to be informed of
know yourself, know your enemy (idiom, from Sunzi's "The Art of War" 孫子兵法|孙子兵法)
to have a sense of shame
informed consent
satisfied with what one has (idiom)
prefectural magistrate (during Tang to Qing times)
to know very little about
to sound out the difficulties and retreat to avoid defeat (idiom); fig. to back out of an awkward situation / to get out on finding out what it's really like
redbreast / robin
senior provincial government official in dynastic China
know yourself and know your enemy, and you will never be defeated (idiom, from Sunzi's "The Art of War" 孫子兵法|孙子兵法)
to know the law and break it (idiom); consciously going against the rules
intellectual circles / intelligentsia
educated and well-balanced (idiom)
nobody understands one's son better than his father (idiom)
lit. the kindness of recognizing sb's worth and employing him (idiom) / patronage / protection
treasure house of knowledge
expert at appointing people according to their abilities (idiom) / to put the right people in the right places
not hiding anything he knows, not stopping before he has said it through (idiom) / frank / outspoken
those who understand others are clever, but those who know themselves are truly wise (idiom, from Laozi's 道德經|道德经
easy to grasp but difficult to put into practice (idiom) / easier said than done
to recognize one's mistakes and be able to reform oneself (idiom)
knowledge worker
one may know a person for a long time without understanding his true nature (idiom)
intimate friend
ability to perceive / perceptivity / sentience
the more knowledgeable, the more reactionary (absurd anti-intellectual slogan attributed after the event to the Gang of Four 四人幫|四人帮)
to keep going resolutely despite knowing the task is impossible (idiom)
to know that it is so but not why it is so (idiom)
to be well-mannered
knowing the enemy and yourself will get you unscathed through a hundred battles (idiom, from Sunzi's "The Art of War")
to know whether others are cold or hot (idiom) / to be very considerate
to inform / to tell / to notify / notification
Anemarrhena asphodeloides / rhyzome of Anemarrhena (used in TCM)
reputation / profile / familiarity in the public consciousness
to acknowledge one's faults and correct them (idiom)
to act tactfully / tactful / discreet
to know the enemy and know oneself (idiom, from Sunzi's "The Art of War")
to know how to be economical (idiom)
public figure / celebrity
person in the know / insider / informed source
perceptual separability

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