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(coll.) eye tooth (maxillary canine tooth)
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  *虎* | 虎* | *虎
tiger / CL: 隻|只
Year of the Tiger (e.g. 2010)
Hulin, county-level city in Jixi 雞西|鸡西, Heilongjiang
the Bocca Tigris, a narrow strait in the Pearl River Delta, Guangdong / Humen Town 虎門鎮|虎门镇
valiant general
tiger's den / dangerous place / the web between the thumb and forefinger of a hand
Huqiu district of Suzhou city 蘇州市|苏州市, Jiangsu
to glare like a tiger watching his prey (idiom) / to eye covetously
tiger cub / brave young man
lit. tiger's head, snake's tail (idiom); fig. a strong start but weak finish
vigorous / formidable / strong
vise
back of a tiger and waist of a bear / tough and stocky build
budgerigar
tiger tally (a two-piece object made in the shape of a tiger, used in ancient China as proof of authority. One half of a tally could be issued to a military officer and this would be matched with the other half when verification was required.)
killer whale (Orcinus orca)
Huwei town in Yunlin county 雲林縣|云林县, Taiwan
lit. where tigers crouch and dragons coil (idiom); fig. forbidding terrain
lit. to escape from the tiger's mouth (idiom) / fig. to narrowly escape death
name of "tiger" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 141) / see also
lit. father a lion, son cannot be a dog (honorific); With a distinguished father such as you, the son is sure to do well. / like father, like son
lit. where tigers crouch and dragons coil (idiom); fig. forbidding terrain
Huwei town in Yunlin county 雲林縣|云林县, Taiwan
cholera (loanword)
(bird species of China) scaly thrush (Zoothera dauma)
(dialect) shrike / Taiwan pr. [hu3 bu5 la1]
Hulin, county-level city in Jixi 雞西|鸡西, Heilongjiang
cholera (loanword)
snake plant aka mother-in-law's tongue (Dracaena trifasciata)
a tiger, though cruel, will not devour its cubs (idiom) / even wild beasts look after their young
Huqiu district of Suzhou city 蘇州市|苏州市, Jiangsu
see 刈包
lit. like stepping on a tiger's tail or spring ice (idiom) / fig. extremely dangerous situation
common tiger butterfly (Danaus genutia)
budgerigar (genus Psittacella, several species) / budgie
Hu Zhua Pai - "Tiger Claw Sytem" - Martial Art
Tiger Brand (beer)
tigon or tiglon, hybrid cross between a male tiger and a lioness
(bird species of China) tiger shrike (Lanius tigrinus)
to take a fierce look
Tiger Leaping Gorge on the Jinsha River 金沙江 in Lijiang Naxi autonomous county 麗江納西族自治縣|丽江纳西族自治县, Yunnan
a short-barreled mortar / an ancient catapult
Humen Town, also known as Taiping 太平, a town within Dongguan prefecture-level city 東莞市|东莞市, Guangdong
(bird species of China) Steller's sea eagle (Haliaeetus pelagicus)
The Tiger tablet, Yuan dynasty play by Li Zhifu 李直夫
hornet
tiger bone (used in TCM)
variant of 琥珀


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