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See also xián, xiǎn, and xiàn

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xiān (form of xian1 with diacritic)

  1. : Taoist super-being, Buddhist deva, transcendent, immortal spirit hermit
  2. : to fly
  3. : Taoist super-being, transcendent, immortal (archaic form of )
  4. : first, former, previous
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  9. : slender, thin; sharp-pointed
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  12. : collect, compile, assemble; hedgehog
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  14. : to flatter; crafty, having a specious tongue
  15. : lift, raise; stir
  16. : mix, blend, adulterate
  17. : a delicate hand; mix, blend, adulterate
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  19. : rise; advance, go forward
  20. : shovel; trough used to carry water
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  25. : calamities, disasters; ormazda
  26. : Ormazda, god of the Zoroastrians; extended to god of the Manicheans
  27. , : non-glutinous long grain rice
  28. : thread
  29. , , : fine, delicate; minute; graceful
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  31. : lettuce
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  35. : wild vine, vitis pentaphylla
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  39. : heel; to follow, accompany; with
  40. : wander about, walk around; revolve
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  42. : wander about, walk around; revolve
  43. : acyl
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  46. : sharp, keen-edged; a kind of hoe
  47. : long spear
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  49. : thorium
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  51. : shovel
  52. : long spear
  53. , : wild onions or leeks
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  55. : fresh, new, delicious; rare, few
  56. : fresh, new, delicious; rare, few
  57. : fresh; delicious; attractive
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