yín

  1. yín proper noun Third Earthly Branch
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文 , Concept: Earthly Branch 地支
    Notes: (Guoyu '寅' n 1; Unihan '寅')
  2. yín noun 3-5 a.m.
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Guoyu '寅' n 2)
  3. yín noun colleague
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: As in 同寅 (Guoyu '寅' n 3)
  4. yín proper noun colleague
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Names 名字 , Concept: Surname 姓氏
    Notes: (Guoyu '寅' n 4)
  5. yín noun to revere / to respect
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: As in 恭敬 (Guoyu '寅' v)

Contained in

  • 戊寅 fifteenth year E3 of the 60 year cycle
  • 寅虎 Year 3 / Year of the Tiger
  • 甲寅 51st year A3 of the 60 year cycle
  • 丙寅 third year C3 of the 60 year cycle
  • 庚寅 twenty-seventh year G3 of the 60 year cycle
  • 壬寅 thirty-ninth year I3 of the 60 year cycle
  • 寅时(寅時) 3-5 am
  • 同寅 colleague
  • 寅吃卯粮(寅吃卯糧) eating away next year's food in advance / to dip into the next month's check / live now, pay later

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唐寅文在寅

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