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bixie

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If one only wished to be happy, this could be easily accomplished; but we wish to be happier that other people, and this is always difficult, for we believe others to be happier than they are.
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Chinese statue of a bixie

Etymology 1

From Mandarin 辟邪 (bìxié).

Noun

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bixie

Plural
s

bixie (s)
  1. A chimaera-like figure common in Chinese and Persian art.
  2. (Can we verify(+) this sense?) A misogynistic female who exhibits stalkerish behavior towards celebrities.
  3. (Can we verify(+) this sense?) A pest.
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Etymology 2

From BIX, acronym for the Byte Information Exchange, a BBS on which these emoticons became popular.

Noun

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bixie

Plural
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bixie ({{{1}}})
  1. (computing, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) A type of emoticon such as <@_@>, which represents an unrotated expression, unlike a smiley.

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