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yīn

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Those who live are those who fight.
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See also yín, yǐn, and yìn

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Pinyin

yīn (form of yin1 with diacritic)

  1. :
  2. :
  3. : to be dumb; the sobbing of infants
  4. :
  5. :
  6. : cause, reason; by; because, because of
  7. : to restrain; to dam a stream and change its direction; a mound
  8. : bury; dam, block up
  9. : jar, pot, jug, vase; used as a surname
  10. : relatives by marriage
  11. : marriage connections, a bride
  12. :
  13. : shade; protect, shade, cover
  14. : comfortable, contented, peaceful
  15. : careful, anxious, attentive
  16. :
  17. :
  18. : many, great; abundant, flourishing; blood red, deep red; first historic dynasty and nation of China, also called Shang.; (a rare surname).
  19. : hanging fog, misty
  20. :
  21. :
  22. : bury, sink, block up; stain
  23. :
  24. :
  25. : rise, steam; many, numerous
  26. : dumb, mute, unable speak
  27. :
  28. : offer sacrifice; sacrifice
  29. :
  30. : used as a surname; hole, burrow; corrupt
  31. :
  32. : matting; coverlet; cloudy
  33. :
  34. : a cushion, mattress; wormwood; Skimmia japon
  35. : a kind of weed; faithfulness
  36. :
  37. : shade, shelter; protect
  38. : mat, coverlet; underwear
  39. :
  40. , : indium
  41. : curved, bent; a curved wall
  42. :
  43. : dark; secret; 'female' principle
  44. : 'female' principle: yin; dark, shadow, shade; secret
  45. : small hill, mound; bury; dam
  46. : shady, secret, dark; mysterious; cold; the negative of female principle in nature
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  49. :
  50. : sound, tone, pitch, pronunciation
  51. :
  52. :
  53. : grey horse
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