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鸦雀无声

Word definition:

Simplified
Pīnyīn
English Definition Add a new word to the dictionary Traditional
HSK
lit. crow and peacock make no sound / absolute silence (idiom); not a single voice can be heard / absolute silence
HSK 6

Character decomposition:

CharacterTot Str
Rad / Str
Mandarin
Pīnyīn
Unihan Definition
standalone and in compounds
Jyutping
Cantonese
Variant
Four corner
Cangjie
splitcomponent searchdetailspronouncebaikeskritter
 *鸦* | 鸦* | *鸦
9画
crow; Corvus species (various)
7722
MHPYM
splitcomponent searchdrawdetailspronouncebaikeskritter
 *雀* | 雀* | *雀
11画
sparrow
9021.4
FOG
component searchdrawdetailspronouncebaikeskritter
 *无* | 无* | *无
4画
negative, no, not; KangXi radical 71
1041.0
MKU
splitcomponent searchdrawdetailspronouncebaikeskritter
 *声* | 声* | *声
7画
sound, voice, noise; tone; music
4027.7
GAH

Word decomposition:

SimplifiedEnglish Definition
lit. crow and peacock make no sound / absolute silence (idiom); not a single voice can be heard / absolute silence
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *鸦* | 鸦* | *鸦
crow
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *鸦* | 鸦* | *鸦
variant of 鴉|鸦
 
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *雀* | 雀* | *雀
a freckle / lentigo
 
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *雀* | 雀* | *雀
small bird / sparrow / also pr. [qiao3]
  
  
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *无* | 无* | *无
not to have / no / none / not / to lack / un- / -less
  
noiseless / noiselessly / silent
   
   shēng
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *声* | 声* | *声
sound / voice / tone / noise / classifier for sounds


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