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Characters Pronunciation
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Simple Dictionary Definition


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Mandarin/ yi4
Taiwan i
Japanese gi / ぎ
Chinese justice; righteousness; meaning; foster (father etc); adopted; artificial (tooth, limb etc); relationship; friendship; surname Yi; (Tw) abbr. for 義大利|义大利[Yi4 da4 li4], Italy
Japanese (noun - becomes adjective with の) (1) morality; righteousness; justice; honour (honor); (2) meaning; (3) {Buddh} teachings; doctrine; (n,n-pref) (4) nonconsanguineous relationship (i.e. of in-laws); (5) prosthesis; (surname) Yoshimura; (given name) Yoshimi; (given name) Yoshihiro; (given name) Yoshinori; (personal name) Yoshitsugu; (personal name) Yoshikatsu; (surname) Yoshi; (given name) Makoto; (given name) Nori; (male given name) Tsutomu; (given name) Tadashi; (given name) Gi
The right, proper, righteous; loyal; public-spirited, public; meaning, significance. It is used for the Skt. artha, object, purpose, meaning, etc.; also for abhidheya.

人情

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Mandarin rén qíng / ren2 qing2
Taiwan jen ch`ing / jen ching
Japanese ninjou / ninjo / にんじょう
 Vertical Wall Scroll
Chinese human emotions; social relationship; friendship; favor; a good turn
Japanese (1) humanity; empathy; kindness; sympathy; (2) human nature; common sense; customs and manners
human emotions

友好

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Mandarin yǒu hǎo / you3 hao3
Taiwan yu hao
Japanese yuukou / yuko / ゆうこう
 Vertical Wall Scroll
Chinese friendly; amicable; close friend; Youhao district of Yichun city 伊春市[Yi1 chun1 shi4], Heilongjiang
Japanese friendship; (given name) Yuukou; (s,m) Tomoyoshi

友情

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Mandarin yǒu qíng / you3 qing2
Taiwan yu ch`ing / yu ching
Japanese yuujou / yujo / ゆうじょう
 Vertical Wall Scroll
Chinese friendly feelings; friendship
Japanese friendship; fellowship; camaraderie; (female given name) Firia

友誼


友谊

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Mandarin yǒu yì / you3 yi4
Taiwan yu i
Japanese tomoyoshi / ともよし
Chinese companionship; fellowship; friendship
Japanese friendship; friendly relations; fellowship; (personal name) Tomoyoshi


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Mandarin/ yi4
Taiwan i
Japanese yoshimi / よしみ    tadashi / ただし
Chinese friendship; also pr. [yi2]
Japanese (kana only) friendship; friendly relations; connection; relation; intimacy; (female given name) Yoshimi; (personal name) Tadashi
right

交情

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Mandarin jiāo qing / jiao1 qing5
Taiwan chiao ch`ing / chiao ching
Japanese koujou / kojo / こうじょう
Chinese friendship; friendly relations
Japanese intimacy; friendship

交誼


交谊

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Mandarin jiāo yì / jiao1 yi4
Taiwan chiao i
Japanese kougi / kogi / こうぎ
Chinese association; communion; friendship
Japanese friendship; amity

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Mandarin jiāo / jiao1
Taiwan chiao
Japanese yoshimi / よしみ
Chinese to hand over; to deliver; to pay (money); to turn over; to make friends; to intersect (lines); variant of 跤[jiao1]
Japanese (adverb) (kana only) alternately; in succession; (personal name) Yoshimi
Interlock, intersect; crossed; mutual; friendship; to hand over, pay; to intersect

交友

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Mandarin jiāo yǒu / jiao1 you3
Taiwan chiao yu
Japanese kouyuu / koyu / こうゆう
Chinese to make friends
Japanese (1) friend; companion; acquaintance; (2) (See 交遊) friendship; companionship

交契

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Mandarin jiāo qì / jiao1 qi4
Taiwan chiao ch`i / chiao chi
Chinese friendship

交宜

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Japanese kougi / kogi / こうぎ Japanese friendship; amity

交遊


交游

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Mandarin jiāo yóu / jiao1 you2
Taiwan chiao yu
Japanese kouyuu / koyu / こうゆう
Chinese to have friendly relationships; circle of friends
Japanese (noun/participle) friend; friendship; companionship; fraternization; fraternity; comradeship; acquaintance
to make friends

交際


交际

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Mandarin jiāo jì / jiao1 ji4
Taiwan chiao chi
Japanese kousai / kosai / こうさい
Chinese communication; social intercourse
Japanese (noun/participle) company; friendship; association; society; acquaintance

付出

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Mandarin fù chū / fu4 chu1
Taiwan fu ch`u / fu chu
Chinese to pay; to invest (energy or time in a friendship etc)

修交

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Japanese shuukou / shuko / しゅうこう Japanese (noun/participle) amity; friendship

修好

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Mandarin xiū hǎo / xiu1 hao3
Taiwan hsiu hao
Japanese nobuyoshi / のぶよし    nobuko / のぶこ
Chinese to repair (something broken); to restore (something damaged); to establish friendly relations with; (literary) to do meritorious deeds
Japanese (noun/participle) amity; friendship; (personal name) Nobuyoshi; (female given name) Nobuko

修睦

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Mandarin xiū mù / xiu1 mu4
Taiwan hsiu mu
Chinese to cultivate friendship with neighbors

厚誼


厚谊

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Mandarin hòu yì / hou4 yi4
Taiwan hou i
Japanese kougi / kogi / こうぎ
Chinese generous friendship
Japanese your kindness

友交

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Japanese yuukou / yuko / ゆうこう Japanese friendship; amity; companionship

友宜

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Japanese yuugi / yugi / ゆうぎ Japanese friendship; friendly relations; fellowship

友愛


友爱

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Mandarin yǒu ài / you3 ai4
Taiwan yu ai
Japanese yuuai / yuai / ゆうあい
Chinese friendly affection; fraternal love
Japanese fraternity; friendship; (female given name) Yume; (female given name) Yumana; (female given name) Yuma; (female given name) Yuchika; (female given name) Yue; (f,p) Yuuai; (female given name) Yuua; (female given name) Yui; (female given name) Yua; (personal name) Tomoyoshi; (given name) Tomonaru; (given name) Tomochika; (female given name) Tomoe; (personal name) Tomoaki; (female given name) Tomoa; (female given name) Toa

友成

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Japanese tomonari / ともなり Japanese developing friendship; (surname) Tomonari

友盡


友尽

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Mandarin yǒu jìn / you3 jin4
Taiwan yu chin
Chinese (Internet slang) end of friendship; friendship over!

友義

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Japanese yuugi / yugi / ゆうぎ Japanese friendship's responsibilities; (male given name) Tomoyoshi

和親

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Japanese washin / わしん Japanese (noun/participle) friendship; (personal name) Kazumi; (given name) Kazuchika

好宜

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Japanese kougi / kogi / こうぎ Japanese warm friendship

好誼

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Japanese yoshimi / よしみ Japanese warm friendship; (given name) Yoshimi

寃親


冤亲

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Mandarin yuān qīn / yuan1 qin1
Taiwan yüan ch`in / yüan chin
Japanese onshin
Enmity and friendship.

左袒

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Mandarin zuǒ tǎn / zuo3 tan3
Taiwan tso t`an / tso tan
Japanese satan / さたん
Chinese to take sides with; to be partial to; to be biased; to favor one side
Japanese (noun/participle) (archaism) friendship; allegiance; support

引物

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Japanese inbutsu / いんぶつ Japanese present (to build up a "friendship" with someone); bribe

恩好

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Mandarin ēn hǎo / en1 hao3
Taiwan en hao
Japanese onkō
affection and friendship; affection and friendship

情分

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Mandarin qíng fèn / qing2 fen4
Taiwan ch`ing fen / ching fen
Chinese mutual affection; friendship

情誼


情谊

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Mandarin qíng yì / qing2 yi4
Taiwan ch`ing i / ching i
Japanese jougi / jogi / じょうぎ
Chinese friendship; camaraderie
Japanese friendly feelings; fellowship

慇懃


殷勤

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Mandarin yīn qín / yin1 qin2
Taiwan yin ch`in / yin chin
Japanese ingin / いんぎん
Japanese (noun or adjectival noun) courtesy; intimacy; friendship
Zealous, careful.

懇意

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Japanese koni / こんい Japanese (noun or adjectival noun) kindness; intimacy; friendship

懇親

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Japanese konshin / こんしん Japanese friendship; intimacy

戚誼


戚谊

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Mandarin qī yì / qi1 yi4
Taiwan ch`i i / chi i
Chinese relation; close friendship

把袂

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Mandarin bǎ mèi / ba3 mei4
Taiwan pa mei
Chinese to have an intimate friendship

断金

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Japanese dankin / だんきん Japanese close friendship (i.e. strong enough to cut metal)

旧交

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Japanese kyuukou / kyuko / きゅうこう Japanese old friendship

旧好

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Japanese kyuukou / kyuko / きゅうこう Japanese old friendship

旧情

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Japanese kyuujou / kyujo / きゅうじょう Japanese old friendship; old love; old acquaintance; reawakened feeling, emotion, passion, sentiment, etc.

旧誼

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Japanese kyuugi / kyugi / きゅうぎ Japanese old friendship

浮泛

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Mandarin fú fàn / fu2 fan4
Taiwan fu fan
Chinese to float about; (of a feeling) to show on the face; (of speech, friendship etc) shallow; vague

深交

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Japanese shinkou / shinko / しんこう Japanese close friendship

濃重


浓重

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Mandarin nóng zhòng / nong2 zhong4
Taiwan nung chung
Chinese dense; thick; strong; rich (colors); heavy (aroma); deep (friendship); profound (effect)

睦誼


睦谊

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Mandarin mù yì / mu4 yi4
Taiwan mu i
Chinese cordiality; friendship

知遇

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Japanese chiguu / chigu / ちぐう Japanese favour; favor; warm friendship

私交

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Mandarin sī jiāo / si1 jiao1
Taiwan ssu chiao
Chinese personal friendship

篤摯


笃挚

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Mandarin dǔ zhì / du3 zhi4
Taiwan tu chih
Chinese sincere (in friendship); cordial

結納


结纳

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Mandarin jié nà / jie2 na4
Taiwan chieh na
Japanese yuinou / yuino / ゆいのう
Chinese to make friends; to form friendship
Japanese engagement gift; (ceremonial) exchange of engagement gifts

結親


结亲

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Mandarin jié qīn / jie2 qin1
Taiwan chieh ch`in / chieh chin
Japanese kesshin
Chinese to marry
to cultivate friendship; to cultivate friendship

絶交

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Japanese zekkou / zekko / ぜっこう Japanese (noun/participle) breaking off a relationship; permanent breach of friendship; rupture

聯誼


联谊

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Mandarin lián yì / lian2 yi4
Taiwan lien i
Chinese friendship; fellowship

舊好


旧好

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Mandarin jiù hǎo / jiu4 hao3
Taiwan chiu hao
Chinese old friendship
Japanese See: 旧好

蘭交


兰交

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Mandarin lán jiāo / lan2 jiao1
Taiwan lan chiao
Chinese close friendship; a meeting of minds

親交

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Japanese shinkou / shinko / しんこう Japanese intimacy; friendship; friendly relations

親和


亲和

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Mandarin qīn hé / qin1 he2
Taiwan ch`in ho / chin ho
Japanese shinwa / しんわ
Chinese to connect intimately (with); amiable; affable
Japanese (noun/participle) friendship; fellowship; (given name) Chikakazu; (place-name) Shinwa; (given name) Shinna

親善


亲善

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Mandarin qīn shàn / qin1 shan4
Taiwan ch`in shan / chin shan
Japanese shinzen / しんぜん
Chinese goodwill
Japanese friendship; goodwill; friendly relations; amity; (male given name) Chikayoshi

親好

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Japanese shinkou / shinko / しんこう Japanese friendship; good fellowship; (personal name) Chikayoshi

親密


亲密

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Mandarin qīn mì / qin1 mi4
Taiwan ch`in mi / chin mi
Japanese shinmitsu / しんみつ
Chinese intimate; close
Japanese (noun or adjectival noun) intimacy; friendship

親睦


亲睦

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Mandarin qīn mù / qin1 mu4
Taiwan ch`in mu / chin mu
Japanese shinboku / しんぼく
Chinese friendly; amicable; to keep up harmonious relations (with sb)
Japanese (noun/participle) friendship; amity; (place-name) Shinboku

誼み

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Japanese yoshimi / よしみ Japanese (kana only) friendship; friendly relations; connection; relation; intimacy

重拾

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Mandarin chóng shí / chong2 shi2
Taiwan ch`ung shih / chung shih
Chinese to pick up (a theme etc); to regain (confidence); to revive (a custom, friendship etc)

重溫


重温

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Mandarin chóng wēn / chong2 wen1
Taiwan ch`ung wen / chung wen
Chinese to learn something over again; to review; to brush up; to revive (memories, friendship etc)

金蘭


金兰

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Mandarin jīn lán / jin1 lan2
Taiwan chin lan
Chinese profound friendship; sworn brotherhood

鈕帶


钮带

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Mandarin niǔ dài / niu3 dai4
Taiwan niu tai
Chinese bond; ties (of friendship etc)

音物

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Japanese inmotsu / いんもつ    inbutsu / いんぶつ Japanese present (to build up a "friendship" with someone); bribe

馴染

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Japanese najimi / なじみ Japanese (irregular okurigana usage) intimacy; friendship; familiarity

仲違い

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Japanese nakatagai / なかたがい Japanese (noun/participle) discord; breaking up (e.g. friendship)

友愛会

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Japanese yuuaikai / yuaikai / ゆうあいかい Japanese fraternal association; friendship society; fraternity

友誼峰


友谊峰

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Mandarin yǒu yì fēng / you3 yi4 feng1
Taiwan yu i feng
Chinese Mt Friendship, the highest peak of the Altai mountains

四十位

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Mandarin sì shí wèi / si4 shi2 wei4
Taiwan ssu shih wei
Japanese shijū i
The 'forty bodhisattva positions' of the 梵網經. They are classified into four groups: (1) 十發趣 Ten initial stages, i. e. the minds 心 of abandoning things of the world, of keeping the moral law, patience, zealous progress, dhyāna, wisdom, resolve, guarding (the Law), joy, and spiritual baptism by the Buddha. These are associated with the 十住. (2) 十長養 Ten steps in the nourishment of perfection, i. e. minds of kindness, pity, joy, relinquishing, almsgiving, good discourse, benefiting, friendship, dhyāna, wisdom. These are associated with the 十行. (3) 十金剛 Ten 'diamond' steps of firmness, i. e. a mind of faith, remembrance, bestowing one's merits on others, understanding, uprighthess, no-retreat, Mahāyāna, formlessness, wisdom, indestructibility; these are associated with the 十廻向. (4) The 十地 q. v; forty stages

套交情

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Mandarin tào jiāo qing / tao4 jiao1 qing5
Taiwan t`ao chiao ch`ing / tao chiao ching
Chinese to try to gain sb's friendship

親密感

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Japanese shinmitsukan / しんみつかん Japanese feeling of affinity; friendship

馴じみ

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Japanese najimi / なじみ Japanese intimacy; friendship; familiarity

馴染み

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Japanese najimi / なじみ Japanese intimacy; friendship; familiarity

五增上緣


五增上缘

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Mandarin wǔ zēng shàng yuán / wu3 zeng1 shang4 yuan2
Taiwan wu tseng shang yüan
Japanese go zōjō en
(種增上緣) ; 五緣 Five excellent causes, e.g. of blessedness: keeping the commandments; sufficient food and clothing; a secluded abode; cessation of worry; good friendship. Another group is: riddance of sin; protection through long life; vision of Buddha (or Amitābha, etc. ); universal salvation (by Amitābha); assurance of Amitābha's heaven.

仲たがい

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Japanese nakatagai / なかたがい Japanese (noun/participle) discord; breaking up (e.g. friendship)

兩肋插刀


两肋插刀

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Mandarin liǎng lèi chā dāo / liang3 lei4 cha1 dao1
Taiwan liang lei ch`a tao / liang lei cha tao
Chinese lit. knifes piercing both sides (idiom); fig. to attach a great importance to friendship, up to the point of being able to sacrifice oneself for it

八拜之交

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Mandarin bā bài zhī jiāo / ba1 bai4 zhi1 jiao1
Taiwan pa pai chih chiao
Chinese sworn brotherhood; intimate friendship

友好条約

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Japanese yuukoujouyaku / yukojoyaku / ゆうこうじょうやく Japanese treaty of friendship

友好関係

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Japanese yuukoukankei / yukokanke / ゆうこうかんけい Japanese (establish) friendly (cordial) relations (with, between); (form) friendship (e.g. with a nation)

友誼商店


友谊商店

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Mandarin yǒu yì shāng diàn / you3 yi4 shang1 dian4
Taiwan yu i shang tien
Chinese Friendship Store, PRC state-run store originally intended for foreigners, diplomats etc, specializing in selling imported Western goods and quality Chinese crafts

友達がい

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Japanese tomodachigai / ともだちがい Japanese true friendship

友達感覚

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Japanese tomodachikankaku / ともだちかんかく Japanese (yoji) feeling like friends; the feeling of friendship

友達甲斐

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Japanese tomodachigai / ともだちがい Japanese true friendship

君子之交

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Mandarin jun zǐ zhī jiāo / jun1 zi3 zhi1 jiao1
Taiwan chün tzu chih chiao
Chinese friendship between gentlemen, insipid as water (idiom, from Zhuangzi 莊子|庄子[Zhuang1 zi3])

善隣友好

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Japanese zenrinyuukou / zenrinyuko / ぜんりんゆうこう Japanese (yoji) neighbourly friendship; neighborly friendship

四第一偈

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Mandarin sì dì yī jì / si4 di4 yi1 ji4
Taiwan ssu ti i chi
Japanese shi daīchi ge
A verse from the 莊嚴論 Zhuangyan lun— Health is the best wealth,
Contentment the best riches,
Friendship the best relationship,
Nirvana the best joy; verse on the four bests

地久天長


地久天长

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Mandarin dì jiǔ tiān cháng / di4 jiu3 tian1 chang2
Taiwan ti chiu t`ien ch`ang / ti chiu tien chang
Chinese enduring while the world lasts (idiom, from Laozi); eternal; for ever and ever (of friendship, hate etc); also written 天長地久|天长地久

情同手足

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Mandarin qíng tóng shǒu zú / qing2 tong2 shou3 zu2
Taiwan ch`ing t`ung shou tsu / ching tung shou tsu
Chinese as close as one's hands and feet (idiom); loving one another as brothers; deep friendship; closely attached to one another

情同骨肉

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Mandarin qíng tóng gǔ ròu / qing2 tong2 gu3 rou4
Taiwan ch`ing t`ung ku jou / ching tung ku jou
Chinese as close as flesh and bones (idiom); deep friendship

情逾骨肉

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Mandarin qíng yú gǔ ròu / qing2 yu2 gu3 rou4
Taiwan ch`ing yü ku jou / ching yü ku jou
Chinese feelings deeper than for one's own flesh and blood (idiom); deep friendship

抵足而眠

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Mandarin dǐ zú ér mián / di3 zu2 er2 mian2
Taiwan ti tsu erh mien
Chinese lit. to live and sleep together (idiom); fig. a close friendship

抵足而臥


抵足而卧

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Mandarin dǐ zú ér wò / di3 zu2 er2 wo4
Taiwan ti tsu erh wo
Chinese lit. to live and sleep together (idiom); fig. a close friendship

攀親道故


攀亲道故

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Mandarin pān qīn dào gù / pan1 qin1 dao4 gu4
Taiwan p`an ch`in tao ku / pan chin tao ku
Chinese to use claims to kinship or friendship to climb socially (idiom)

深情厚意

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Mandarin shēn qíng hòu yì / shen1 qing2 hou4 yi4
Taiwan shen ch`ing hou i / shen ching hou i
Chinese profound love, generous friendship (idiom)

深情厚誼


深情厚谊

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Mandarin shēn qíng hòu yì / shen1 qing2 hou4 yi4
Taiwan shen ch`ing hou i / shen ching hou i
Chinese deep friendship

Entries with 2nd row of characters: The 2nd row is Simplified Chinese.

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