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IDChineseTrad.PinyinPlainPYEnglish Definition
IDChineseTrad.PinyinPlainPYEnglish Definition
1 yuēyue1to make an appointment; to invite; approximately; pact; treaty; to economize; to restrict; to reduce (a fraction); concise
2约定 約定 yuē dìngyue1 ding4to agree on sth (after discussion); to conclude a bargain; to arrange; to promise; to stipulate; to make an appointment; stipulated (time, amount, quality etc); an arrangement; a deal; appointment; undertaking; commitment; understanding; engagement; stipulation
3约法 約法 yuē yue1 fa3temporary law; provisional constitution
4约伯 約伯 yuē Yue1 bo2Job (name); Book of Job in the Old Testament
5约伯记 約伯記 yuē Yue1 bo2 ji4Book of Job (in the Old Testament)
6约出 約出 yuē chūyue1 chu1to ask sb out (on a date etc)
7约但 約但 yuē dànYue1 dan4Jordan; variant of 约旦 , Jordan
8约但河 約但河 yuē dàn Yue1 dan4 He2Jordan River; variant of 约旦河
9约当现金 約當現金 yuē dāng xiàn jīnyue1 dang1 xian4 jin1cash equivalent (accountancy)
10约等于 約等於 yuē děng yue1 deng3 yu2approximately equal to
11约定俗成 約定俗成 yuē dìng chéngyue1 ding4 su2 cheng2established by popular usage (idiom); common usage agreement; customary convention
12约定资讯速率 約定資訊速率 yuē dìng xùn yue1 ding4 zi1 xun4 su4 lu:4committed information rate (Frame Relay); CIR
13约珥书 約珥書 yuē ěr shūYue1 er3 shu1Book of Joel
14约法三章 約法三章 yuē sān zhāngyue1 fa3 san1 zhang1to agree on three laws (idiom); three-point covenant; (fig.) preliminary agreement; basic rules
15约分 約分 yuē fēnyue1 fen1reduced fraction (e.g. one half for three sixths); to reduce a fraction by canceling common factors in the numerator and denominator
16约根 約根 yuē gēnYue1 gen1Jurgen (name)
17约柜 約櫃 yuē guìyue1 gui4Ark of the Covenant
18约翰 約翰 yuē hànYue1 han4John (name); Johan (name); Johann (name)
19约翰保罗 約翰保羅 yuē hàn bǎo luóYue1 han4 Bao3 luo2John Paul (name); Pope John Paul II, Karol Józef Wojtyła (1920-2005), Pope 1978-2005
20约翰参书 約翰參書 yuē hàn cān shūYue1 han4 can1 shu1Third epistle of St John; also written 约翰三书
21约翰二书 約翰二書 yuē hàn èr shūYue1 han4 er4 shu1Second epistle of St John; also written 约翰二书 ; Second epistle of St John
22约翰福音 約翰福音 yuē hàn yīnYue1 han4 Fu2 yin1Gospel according to St John
23约翰拉贝 約翰拉貝 yuē hàn bèiYue1 han4 La1 bei4John Rabe (German eyewitness to Nanjing massacre)
24约翰内斯堡 約翰內斯堡 yuē hàn nèi bǎoYue1 han4 nei4 si1 bao3Johannesburg, South Africa
25约翰三书 約翰三書 yuē hàn sān shūYue1 han4 san1 shu1Third epistle of St John
26约翰斯顿 約翰斯頓 yuē hàn dùnYue1 han4 si1 dun4Johnston, Johnson, Johnstone etc, name
27约翰逊 約翰遜 yuē hàn xùnYue1 han4 xun4Johnson or Johnston (name)
28约翰一书 約翰一書 yuē hàn shūYue1 han4 yi1 shu1First epistle of St John; also written 约翰一书 ; First epistle of St John
29约翰・本仁 約翰・本仁 yuē hàn · běn rénYue1 han4 · Ben3 ren2John Bunyan (1628-1688), English puritan writer, author of Pilgrim's Progress 天路历程 ; John Bunyan (1628-1688), English puritan writer, author of Pilgrim's Progress 天路历程
30约翰・厄普代克 約翰・厄普代克 yuē hàn · È dài Yue1 han4 · E4 pu3 dai4 ke4John Updike, US novelist (1932-2009), Pulitzer Prize winner; John Updike, US novelist (1932-2009), Pulitzer Prize winner
31约翰・霍金斯 約翰・霍金斯 yuē hàn · huò jīn Yue1 han4 · Huo4 jin1 si1John Hawkins (1532-1595), British seaman involved in sea war with Spain; Johns Hopkins (1795-1873), American entrepreneur, abolitionist and philanthropist; John Hawkins (1532-1595), British seaman involved in sea war with Spain; Johns Hopkins (1795-1873), American entrepreneur, abolitionist and philanthropist
32约翰・霍金斯大学 約翰・霍金斯大學 yuē hàn · huò jīn xuéYue1 han4 · Huo4 jin1 si1 Da4 xue2Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore; Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore
33约翰・拉贝 約翰・拉貝 yuē hàn · bèiYue1 han4 · La1 bei4John Rabe (1882-1950), German who helped protect Chinese during the Nanking massacre period; John Rabe (1882-1950), German who helped protect Chinese during the Nanking massacre period
34约合 約合 yuē yue1 he2approximately; about (some numerical value)
35约会 約會 yuē huìyue1 hui4appointment; engagement; date; Classifiers: ; to arrange to meet
36约会对象 約會對象 yuē huì duì xiàngyue1 hui4 dui4 xiang4partner for dating; a date (boyfriend or girlfriend)
37约集 約集 yuē yue1 ji2to assemble by agreement; to gather
38约计 約計 yuē yue1 ji4approximate estimate; a rough count
39约见 約見 yuē jiànyue1 jian4to arrange an interview; an appointment (with the foreign ambassador)
40约克 約克 yuē Yue1 ke4York
41约克郡 約克郡 yuē jùnYue1 ke4 jun4Yorkshire (English region)
42约略 約略 yuē lüèyue1 lu:e4approximate; rough
43约略估计 約略估計 yuē lüè yue1 lu:e4 gu1 ji4approximate estimate; to reckon roughly
44约摸 約摸 yuē moyue1 mo5about; around; approximately; about; around; approximately; also written 约莫
45约拿书 約拿書 yuē shūYue1 na2 shu1Book of Jonah
46约纳 約納 yuē Yue1 na4Jonah
47约炮 約炮 yuē pàoyue1 pao4(slang) to hook up for a one night stand; booty call
48约期不误 約期不誤 yuē yue1 qi1 bu4 wu4never to fail to keep an appointment (idiom)
49约契 約契 yuē yue1 qi4contract; oath of allegiance
50约请 約請 yuē qǐngyue1 qing3to invite; to issue an invitation
51约瑟 約瑟 yuē Yue1 se4Joseph (name)
52约瑟夫 約瑟夫 yuē Yue1 se4 fu1Joseph (name)
53约瑟夫・斯大林 約瑟夫・斯大林 yuē · línYue1 se4 fu1 · Si1 da4 lin2Joseph Stalin (1879-1953), Soviet dictator; Joseph Stalin (1879-1953), Soviet dictator
54约沙法 約沙法 yuē shā Yue1 sha1 fa3Jehoshaphat, fourth king of Judah (Judaism)
55约书亚 約書亞 yuē shū Yue1 shu1 ya4Joshua (name)
56约书亚记 約書亞記 yuē shū Yue1 shu1 ya4 ji4Book of Joshua
57约数 約數 yuē shùyue1 shu4to restrict; to limit to; to constrain; restriction; constraint; divisor (of a number); approximate number
58约束理论 約束理論 yuē shù lùnyue1 shu4 li3 lun4binding theory
59约束力 約束力 yuē shù yue1 shu4 li4(of a contract) binding (law)
60约束条件 約束條件 yuē shù tiáo jiànyue1 shu4 tiao2 jian4restrictive condition; constraint
61约坦 約坦 yuē tǎnYue1 tan3Jotham (son of Uzziah)
62约同 約同 yuē tóngyue1 tong2to promise to accompany; an appointment (to go together with sb)
63约西亚 約西亞 yuē Yue1 xi1 ya4Josiah or Yoshiyahu (649-609 BC), a king of Judah (Judaism)
64约言 約言 yuē yányue1 yan2promise; one's word; pledge; abbreviation
65约章 約章 yuē zhāngyue1 zhang1charter
66约之以礼 約之以禮 yuē zhī yue1 zhi1 yi3 li3to control one's conduct in accordance with rites (idiom)
67约制 約制 yuē zhìyue1 zhi4to bind; to restrict; to constrain

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