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dry land (as opposed to the sea)
height above sea level / elevation
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public / collectively owned / common / international (e.g. high seas, metric system, calendar) / make public / fair / just / Duke, highest of five orders of nobility 五等爵位 / honorable (gentlemen) / father-in-law / male (animal)
Hainan Province, in the South China Sea, short name 瓊|琼, capital Haikou 海口 / Hainan Island / Hainan District of Wuhai City 烏海市|乌海市, Inner Mongolia / Hainan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture 海南藏族自治州, Qinghai
  *海* | 海* | *海
ocean / sea / CL: 個|个, / great number of people or things / (dialect) numerous
sea horse / hippocampus
Hainan Province, in South China Sea, abbr. 瓊|琼, capital Haikou 海口
maritime affairs / accident at sea
distant seas / the open ocean (far from the coast)
East China Sea / East Sea (Chinese mythology and ancient geography)
coastal / bordering the sea
to sail the seas / maritime navigation / voyage
aquatic / produced in sea, rivers or lakes
mermaid / dugong / sea cow / manatee / giant salamander
sea wave
  *渤* | 渤* | *渤
same as 渤海, Bohai Sea between Liaoning and Shandong / Gulf of Zhili or Chihli
  *鳌* | 鳌* | *鳌
mythological sea turtle
sea salt
Bohai Sea, or Bo Hai, between Liaoning and Shandong / Parhae, Korean kingdom in Manchuria and Siberia 698-926
South China Sea
sea / ocean
shipping by sea
Beihai, park in Beijing to the northwest of the Forbidden City / the North Sea (Europe) / Beihai prefecture-level city and seaport in Guangxi / Bohai Sea / Lake Baikal
Jinghai county in Tianjin 天津 / Sea of Tranquillity (on the moon)
edge of the water / shore or sea, lake or river / seashore
deep sea
sea breeze / sea wind (i.e. from the sea)
Southeast Asia / South seas
wide sea and sky (idiom); boundless open vistas / the whole wide world / chatting about everything under the sun
sun over sea
sea area / territorial waters / maritime space
to overlook the sea / on the waterfront
to go out to sea / (neologism) to expand into overseas markets
Poseidon, Greek god of the sea / Neptune, Roman god of the sea / Aquaman, DC comic book superhero
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to drizzle / sea
Mediterranean Sea
sea and land / ocean and continent / army and navy
Classic of Mountain and Sea, probably compiled c. 500 BC-200 BC, contains wide range of geography, mythology, witchcraft, popular customs etc
seascape / sea view
the China Seas (the seas of the Western Pacific Ocean, around China: Bohai Sea, Yellow Sea, East China Sea, South China Sea)
priority / sth advocated first / refers to ancient tradition: Worship the river first, then the sea.
deep or shallow / depth (of the sea) / limits of decorum
Matsu, name of a sea goddess still widely worshipped on the SE China coast and in SE Asia
palace of the Dragon King at the bottom of the Eastern Sea
flight / passage / sea or air distance
Red Sea
sea cucumber
sea snail / whelk / conch
to salvage / to dredge / to fish out (person or object from the sea)
lit. breeze is still, waves are quiet (idiom); tranquil environment / all is quiet / a dead calm (at sea)
sea freight / shipping
Aegean Sea
sea of learning / erudite / knowledgeable person / scholarship
to travel a great distance by sea or air / voyage / long-haul flight
Sea of Serenity (Mare Serenitatis, on the moon)
a multitude / a sea of people
Caribbean Sea
water and land / by water and land (transport) / amphibian / delicacies from land and sea
lit. the blue sea turned into mulberry fields (idiom) / fig. the transformations of the world
sea lion
lit. sea of bitterness / abyss of worldly suffering (Buddhist term) / depths of misery
Yellow Sea
to go out to sea / to enter the sea (to swim etc) / (fig.) to take the plunge (e.g. leave a secure job, or enter prostitution etc)
Jeddah (Saudi city, on Red Sea)
to bury a corpse / to be buried / (fig.) to die (at sea, in a fire etc)
hypo (loanword) / sodium thiosulfate Na2S2O3 used in fixing photos (formerly hyposulfite) / wave (sea)
wind and waves / stormy sea
the Dead Sea
perils of the sea
Paracel Islands, in the South China Sea
connected by air, sea traffic or service
sea urchin
Hainan Island in South China Sea
waves surging forth / roaring sea
the Dragon King of the Eastern Sea (mythology)
all rivers run into the sea / use different means to obtain the same result (idiom)
Baltic Sea
Liaodong peninsula between Bohai 渤海 and Yellow sea / east and south of Liaoning province / east of Liao river 遼河|辽河
Penglai county level city in Yantai 煙台|烟台, Shandong / Penglai, one of three fabled islands in Eastern sea, abode of immortals / by extension, fairyland
edge of the water / waterside / shore (of sea, lake or river)
starfish / sea star
Yingzhou, easternmost of three fabled islands in Eastern sea, home of immortals and source of elixir of immortality
narcissus / daffodil / legendary aquatic immortal / refers to those buried at sea / person who wanders abroad and does not return
sea land air (transport, or military operations)
East China Sea / Japan
lit. to throw a stone and see it sink without trace in the sea (idiom) / fig. to elicit no response
Black Sea
sea of learning, no horizon (idiom); no limits to what one still has to learn / ars longa, vita brevis
soughing / whistling or rushing sound (of the wind in trees, the sea etc)
seas and oceans
marine / produced in sea
Eilat, Israeli port and resort on the Red sea
high sea / international waters
Flower in the sea of evil, late Qing novel by Jin Tianhe 金天翮
to sound (sea depth)
Phoenicia, ancient civilization along the coast of the Mediterranean Sea
Yellow Sea (Korean term)
lit. the Eight Immortals cross the sea, each showing his own special talent (idiom) / fig. (of each individual in a group) to give full play to one's unique capabilities
Dongchang-ni, North Korean missile launch site on Yellow Sea, 70 km from Chinese border
air or sea voyage (seen as an individual, countable item) / flight / voyage / CL: 個|个
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