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See also yuān, yuǎn, and yuàn

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yuán (form of yuan2 with diacritic)

  1. : first; unit of currency (substitution of ); origin; head
  2. : source, origin, beginning
  3. :
  4. : a spring; source
  5. , : member; personnel, staff member
  6. :
  7. : garden; park, orchard
  8. , : circle; round, circular; complete
  9. : garden; park, orchard
  10. : circle; round, circular; complete
  11. : circle, surround; encircle
  12. : low wall
  13. : plateau
  14. :
  15. :
  16. :
  17. : an ancient emperor's mother's name, Qiang Yuan, consort to Gu
  18. :
  19. : break open, split open; an accounting version of the numeral eight
  20. : aid, assist; lead; cite
  21. :
  22. : tree
  23. :
  24. :
  25. , : citrus
  26. : name of a river in western Hunan that flows into Dongting lake
  27. : flow
  28. : spring; source, head; used as a surname
  29. :
  30. : lead on to; therefore, then
  31. : ape
  32. :
  33. : ape, monkey
  34. :
  35. :
  36. : hem, margin; reason, cause; karma, fate
  37. : hem
  38. : hem, margin; reason, cause; fate
  39. : sheep
  40. : daphne genkwa, poisonous plant
  41. :
  42. :
  43. : garden; park, orchard
  44. :
  45. : the larva of locust
  46. : ape
  47. : Newt
  48. : robe; a surname
  49. :
  50. : member; personnel, staff member
  51. :
  52. : body; trunk, hull; rad. no. 158
  53. : axle; magistrate's office; used as a surname
  54. : axle; magistrate's office; used as a surname
  55. :
  56. : town in Shanxi province
  57. :
  58. :
  59. : submerge, sink, plunge; trap
  60. : fall, slip; let fall; die
  61. : bay
  62. :
  63. : a bird which frequents the sea-shore
  64. :
  65. 黿, : large turtle, sea turtle

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