yāo

  1. yāo noun goblin / witch / devil / monster / demon
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Mythology 神话
    Notes: For example, the title of the movie 妖猫传 'Legend of the Demon Cat' (Guoyu '妖' n)
  2. yāo adjective lovely / charming
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 妩媚 (Guoyu '妖' adj 1)
  3. yāo adjective strange / weird / supernatural
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 奇怪 (Guoyu '妖' adj 2; Unihan '妖')

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妖怪妖精降妖妖孽妖言妖魔妖魔鬼怪妖气妖艳妖冶妖术妖媚妖邪人妖妖物妖人妖姬妖言惑众妖女妖猫传妖道妖调平妖传

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