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1海洋 hǎi yánghai3 yang2ocean; Classifiers:
2太平洋 tài píng yángTai4 ping2 Yang2Pacific Ocean
3大洋 yángda4 yang2ocean; (old) silver dollar
4 yángyang2ocean; vast; foreign; silver dollar or coin
5大西洋 yángDa4 xi1 yang2Atlantic Ocean
6西洋 yángxi1 yang2the West (Europe and North America); countries of the Indian Ocean (traditional)
7印度洋 yìn yángYin4 du4 yang2Indian Ocean
8洋人 yáng rényang2 ren2foreigner; Westerner
9南洋 nán yángNan2 yang2Southeast Asia; South seas
10洋流 yáng liúyang2 liu2ocean current
11东洋 東洋 dōng yángDong1 yang2Japan (old); East Asian countries
12洋溢 yáng yang2 yi4brimming with; steeped in
13洋葱 洋蔥 yáng cōngyang2 cong1onion (Allium cepa); bulb onion
14白洋淀 白洋澱 bái yáng diànBai2 yang2 dian4Lake Baiyangdian
15包退还洋 包退還洋 bāo tuì huán yángbao1 tui4 huan2 yang2The goods can be returned and the money will be refund if not satisfactory. (idiom)
16北冰洋 běi bīng yángBei3 bing1 yang2Arctic ocean
17北大西洋 běi yángBei3 Da4 xi1 yang2North Atlantic
18北大西洋・公约・组织 北大西洋・公約・組織 běi yáng · gōng yuē · zhīBei3 Da4 xi1 yang2 · gong1 yue1 · zu3 zhi1North Atlantic Treaty Organization, NATO
19北大西洋公约组织 北大西洋公約組織 běi yáng gōng yuē zhīBei3 Da4 xi1 Yang2 Gong1 yue1 Zu3 zhi1North Atlantic Treaty Organization, NATO
20北洋 běi yángBei3 yang2the Qing Dynasty name for the coastal provinces of Liaoning, Hebei, and Shandong
21北洋军 北洋軍 běi yáng jūnBei3 yang2 jun1north China army, a modernizing Western-style army set up during late Qing, and a breeding ground for the Northern Warlords after the Qinghai revolution
22北洋军阀 北洋軍閥 běi yáng jūn Bei3 yang2 Jun1 fa2the Northern Warlords (1912-1927)
23北洋陆军 北洋陸軍 běi yáng jūnBei3 yang2 lu4 jun1north China army (esp. during the warlords period)
24北洋水师 北洋水師 běi yáng shuǐ shīBei3 yang2 shui3 shi1north China navy (esp. the ill-fated Chinese navy in the 1895 war with Japan)
25北洋系 běi yáng Bei3 yang2 xi4Beiyang faction of Northern Warlords
26北洋政府 běi yáng zhèng Bei3 yang2 zheng4 fu3the Warlord government of Northern China that developed from the Qing Beiyang army 北洋军阀 after the Xinhai revolution of 1911
27崇洋 chóng yángchong2 yang2seas and oceans; to idolize foreign things
28崇洋非中 chóng yáng fēi zhōngchong2 yang2 fei1 zhong1to worship things foreign and repudiate things Chinese (idiom)
29崇洋复古 崇洋復古 chóng yáng chong2 yang2 fu4 gu3to worship the foreign and revive the ancient (idiom)
30崇洋媚外 chóng yáng mèi wàichong2 yang2 mei4 wai4to revere everything foreign and pander to overseas powers (idiom); blind worship of foreign goods and ideas
31崇洋迷外 chóng yáng wàichong2 yang2 mi2 wai4blindly worship foreign things (idiom)
32出洋 chū yángchu1 yang2to go abroad (old)
33出洋相 chū yáng xiàngchu1 yang2 xiang4to make a fool of oneself
34大出洋相 chū yáng xiàngda4 chu1 yang2 xiang4to make an exhibition of oneself (idiom)
35大西洋国 大西洋國 yáng guóDa4 xi1 yang2 guo2Historical name for Portugal during the Qing dynasty
36大西洋洋中脊 yáng yáng zhōng Da4 xi1 yang2 yang2 zhong1 ji3Atlantic mid-ocean ridge
37大西洋中脊 yáng zhōng Da4 xi1 yang2 zhong1 ji3Atlantic mid-ocean ridge
38大洋龙 大洋龍 yáng lóngda4 yang2 long2halisaurus
39大洋型地殻 yáng xīng qiàoda4 yang2 xing1 di4 qiao4oceanic crust (geology)
40大洋型地壳 大洋型地殼 yáng xíng qiàoda4 yang2 xing2 di4 qiao4oceanic crust (geology)
41大洋中脊 yáng zhōng da4 yang2 zhong1 ji3mid-ocean ridge (geology)
42大洋洲 yáng zhōuDa4 yang2 zhou1Oceania
43得意洋洋 yáng yángde2 yi4 yang2 yang2joyfully satisfied; to be immensely proud of oneself; proudly; an air of complacency
44定洋 dìng yángding4 yang2(payment) account
45东太平洋 東太平洋 dōng tài píng yángdong1 Tai4 ping2 yang2east Pacific
46东太平洋隆起 東太平洋隆起 dōng tài píng yáng lóng Dong1 Tai4 ping2 Yang2 Long2 qi3East Pacific Rise (a mid-oceanic ridge stretching from California to Antarctica)
47东洋鬼 東洋鬼 dōng yáng guǐDong1 yang2 gui3foreign devil; wartime term of abuse for Japanese
48东洋鬼子 東洋鬼子 dōng yáng guǐ ziDong1 yang2 gui3 zi5foreign devil; wartime term of abuse for Japanese
49东洋话 東洋話 dōng yáng huàDong1 yang2 hua4Japanese (language) (old)
50东洋界 東洋界 dōng yáng jièDong1 yang2 jie4Indomalayan realm
51泛大洋 fàn yángfan4 da4 yang2Panthalassis (geology)
52扶清灭洋 扶清滅洋 qīng miè yángfu2 Qing1 mie4 yang2Support the Qing, annihilate the West! (Boxer rebellion slogan)
53广东海洋大学 廣東海洋大學 guǎng dōng hǎi yáng xuéGuang3 dong1 Hai3 yang2 Da4 xue2Guangdong Ocean University
54国家海洋局 國家海洋局 guó jiā hǎi yáng Guo2 jia1 Hai3 yang2 ju2State Oceanic Administration (PRC)
55海洋大学 海洋大學 hǎi yáng xuéhai3 yang2 da4 xue2university on the sea; Classifiers: [suo3], [zuo4]
56海洋公约 海洋公約 hǎi yáng gōng yuēhai3 yang2 gong1 yue1maritime convention
57海洋温差发电 海洋溫差發電 hǎi yáng wēn chā diànhai3 yang2 wen1 cha1 fa1 dian4ocean thermal energy conversion (OTEC)
58海洋温度 海洋溫度 hǎi yáng wēn hai3 yang2 wen1 du4ocean temperature
59海洋性 hǎi yáng xìnghai3 yang2 xing4maritime
60海洋性贫血 海洋性貧血 hǎi yáng xìng pín xuèhai3 yang2 xing4 pin2 xue4thalassemia
61海洋性气候 海洋性氣候 hǎi yáng xìng hòuhai3 yang2 xing4 qi4 hou4maritime climate
62海洋学 海洋學 hǎi yáng xuéhai3 yang2 xue2oceanography
63环太平洋 環太平洋 huán tài píng yángHuan2 Tai4 ping2 yang2Pacific Rim
64环太平洋地震带 環太平洋地震帶 huán tài píng yáng zhèn dàiHuan2 Tai4 ping2 yang2 Di4 zhen4 dai4Ring of Fire (circum-Pacific seismic belt)
65环太平洋火山带 環太平洋火山帶 huán tài píng yáng huǒ shān dàiHuan2 Tai4 ping2 yang2 Huo3 shan1 dai4Ring of Fire (circum-Pacific seismic belt)
66加拿大太平洋铁路 加拿大太平洋鐵路 jiā tài píng yáng tiě Jia1 na2 da4 Tai4 ping2 yang2 tie3 lu4Canadian Pacific railway
67跨洋过海 跨洋過海 kuà yáng guò hǎikua4 yang2 guo4 hai3to cross ocean and sea; to go abroad (idiom)
68联合国海洋法公约 聯合國海洋法公約 lián guó hǎi yáng gōng yuēLian2 he2 guo2 Hai3 yang2 fa3 Gong1 yue1United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
69刘洋 劉洋 liú yángLiu2 Yang2to study abroad (old term); same as 留学 ; Liu Yang (1978-), China's first female astronaut in space (June 16, 2012)
70毛洋槐 máo yáng huáimao2 yang2 huai2rose acacia (Robinia hispida, a false acacia)
71磨洋工 yáng gōngmo2 yang2 gong1to idle on the job
72南冰洋 nán bīng yángNan2 bing1 yang2Southern Ocean
73南大洋 nán yángNan2 Da4 yang2Southern Ocean
74南洋理工大学 南洋理工大學 nán yáng gōng xuéNan2 yang2 Li3 gong1 Da4 xue2Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
75南洋商报 南洋商報 nán yáng shāng bàoNan2 yang2 Shang1 Bao4Nanyang Siang Pau (Malay's oldest newspaper)
76暖洋洋 nuǎn yáng yángnuan3 yang2 yang2warm; comfortably warm
77漂洋 piāo yángpiao1 yang2see 漂洋 ; to cross the ocean
78热情洋溢 熱情洋溢 qíng yáng re4 qing2 yang2 yi4brimming with enthusiasm (idiom); full of warmth
79三洋 sān yángSan1 yang2Sanyō, Japanese electronics company
80沙洋 shā yángSha1 yang2Shayang county in Jingmen 荆门 , Hubei
81沙洋县 沙洋縣 shā yáng xiànSha1 yang2 xian4Shayang county in Jingmen 荆门 , Hubei
82山口洋 shān kǒu yángShan1 kou3 yang2Singkawang city (Kalimantan, Indonesia)
83十里洋场 十里洋場 shí yáng chǎngshi2 li3 yang2 chang3the Shanghai of old, with its foreign settlements; (fig.) a bustling, cosmopolitan city
84太古洋行 tài yáng hángTai4 gu3 Yang2 hang2Butterfield and Swire (Hong Kong bank)
85太平洋联合铁路 太平洋聯合鐵路 tài píng yáng lián tiě Tai4 ping2 Yang2 Lian2 he2 Tie3 lu4Union Pacific Railroad
86太平洋潜鸟 太平洋潛鳥 tài píng yáng qián niǎoTai4 ping2 Yang2 qian2 niao3(bird species of China) Pacific loon (Gavia pacifica)
87太平洋区域 太平洋區域 tài píng yáng Tai4 ping2 Yang2 Qu1 yu4the Pacific Region; the Pacific Rim
88太平洋战争 太平洋戰爭 tài píng yáng zhàn zhēngTai4 ping2 Yang2 Zhan4 zheng1Pacific War between Japan and the US, 1941-1945
89太平洋周边 太平洋周邊 tài píng yáng zhōu biānTai4 ping2 Yang2 Zhou1 bian1variant of 太平洋週邊 |太平洋周边 , Pacific Rim; Pacific Rim; variant of 太平洋周边 , Pacific Rim
90土洋 yángtu3 yang2domestic and foreign
91土洋并举 土洋並舉 yáng bìng tu3 yang2 bing4 ju3combining native and foreign methods
92土洋结合 土洋結合 yáng jié tu3 yang2 jie2 he2combining native and foreign methods (idiom); sophisticated and many-sided
93万洋山 萬洋山 wàn yáng shānWan4 yang2 shan1Mt Wanyang between Jiangxi and Hunan
94汪洋 wāng yángwang1 yang2vast body of water; Classifiers:
95汪洋大海 wāng yáng hǎiwang1 yang2 da4 hai3boundless seas (idiom)
96汪洋自肆 wāng yáng wang1 yang2 zi4 si4unrestrained manner (of people or writing) (idiom)
97望洋 wàng yángwang4 yang2(literary) to gaze in the air
98望洋兴叹 望洋興嘆 wàng yáng xīng tànwang4 yang2 xing1 tan4lit. to gaze at the ocean and lament one's inadequacy (idiom); fig. to feel powerless and incompetent (to perform a task)
99西太平洋 tài píng yángxi1 Tai4 ping2 Yang2the western Pacific Ocean
100西洋菜 yáng càixi1 yang2 cai4watercress (Nasturtium officinale)
101西洋景 yáng jǐngxi1 yang2 jing3see 西洋镜
102西洋镜 西洋鏡 yáng jìngxi1 yang2 jing4(old) peep show; (fig.) hanky-panky; trickery
103西洋棋 yáng xi1 yang2 qi2chess
104西洋人 yáng rénxi1 yang2 ren2Westerner
105西洋杉 yáng shānxi1 yang2 shan1cedar
106西洋参 西洋參 yáng shēnxi1 yang2 shen1American ginseng (Panax quinquefolius)
107喜气洋洋 喜氣洋洋 yáng yángxi3 qi4 yang2 yang2full of joy (idiom); jubilation
108喜洋洋 yáng yángxi3 yang2 yang2radiant with joy
109下西洋 xià yángxia4 xi1 yang2to sail West (from China); refers to Zhenghe's 15th century expeditions to the Western Pacific
110巡洋舰 巡洋艦 xún yáng jiànxun2 yang2 jian4cruiser (warship); battle cruiser
111亚洲太平洋地区 亞洲太平洋地區 zhōu tài píng yáng Ya4 zhou1 Tai4 ping2 yang2 di4 qu1Asia-Pacific region
112亚洲与太平洋 亞洲與太平洋 zhōu tài píng yángYa4 zhou1 yu3 Tai4 ping2 yang2Asia-Pacific
113亚洲与太平洋地区 亞洲與太平洋地區 zhōu tài píng yáng Ya4 zhou1 yu3 Tai4 ping2 yang2 di4 qu1Asia-Pacific region
114泱泱海洋 yāng yāng hǎi yángyang1 yang1 hai3 yang2boundless and bottomless ocean (idiom)
115洋白菜 yáng bái càiyang2 bai2 cai4cabbage (round cabbage most commonly found in Western countries)
116洋布 yáng yang2 bu4machine-woven cloth (old)
117洋菜 yáng càiyang2 cai4agar
118洋场恶少 洋場惡少 yáng chǎng è shàoyang2 chang3 e4 shao4city infested with foreign adventurers (esp. of Shanghai in pre-Liberation China) (idiom)
119洋车 洋車 yáng chēyang2 che1rickshaw
120洋底 yáng yang2 di3ocean floor; bottom of the ocean
121洋底地壳 洋底地殼 yáng qiàoyang2 di3 di4 qiao4oceanic crust (geology)
122洋粉 yáng fěnyang2 fen3agar
123洋服 yáng yang2 fu2Western-style clothes
124洋甘菊 yáng gān yang2 gan1 ju2Matricaria recutita; chamomile
125洋镐 洋鎬 yáng gǎoyang2 gao3pickaxe
126洋广杂货 洋廣雜貨 yáng guǎng huòyang2 guang3 za2 huo4foreign goods imported through Guangdong (idiom)
127洋鬼 yáng guǐyang2 gui3see 洋鬼子
128洋鬼子 yáng guǐ ziyang2 gui3 zi5foreign devil; term of abuse for Westerners
129洋行 yáng hángyang2 hang2foreign firm (old)
130洋红 洋紅 yáng hóngyang2 hong2carmine; magenta
131洋化 yáng huàyang2 hua4foreign language (esp. Western); to Westernize
132洋画儿 洋畫兒 yáng huà ryang2 hua4 r5children's game played with illustrated cards; pogs; menko (Japan)
133洋槐 yáng huáiyang2 huai2black locust tree (Robinia pseudoacacia)
134洋槐树 洋槐樹 yáng huái shùyang2 huai2 shu4black locust tree (Robinia pseudoacacia)
135洋灰 yáng huīyang2 hui1cement
136洋火 yáng huǒyang2 huo3(coll.) matches (old)
137洋火盒儿 洋火盒兒 yáng huǒ ryang2 huo3 he2 r5match box
138洋货 洋貨 yáng huòyang2 huo4Western goods; imported goods (in former times)
139洋基 yáng Yang2 ji1see 洋基队 ; New York Yankees (US baseball team)
140洋基队 洋基隊 yáng duìYang2 ji1 dui4New York Yankees (US baseball team)
141洋脊 yáng yang2 ji3mid-ocean ridge
142洋蓟 洋薊 yáng yang2 ji4artichoke
143洋碱 洋鹼 yáng jiǎnyang2 jian3soap
144洋姜 洋薑 yáng jiāngyang2 jiang1Jerusalem artichoke
145洋教 yáng jiàoyang2 jiao4foreign religion (esp. Western Christianity in Qing China)
146洋泾浜英语 洋涇浜英語 yáng jīng bāng yīng Yang2 jing1 bang1 Ying1 yu3pidgin English
147洋面 yáng miànyang2 mian4ocean surface
148洋妞 yáng niūyang2 niu1young foreign girl
149洋琵琶 yáng yang2 pi2 pa2mandolin
150洋片 yáng piànyang2 pian4children's game played with illustrated cards; pogs; menko (Japan)
151洋漂族 yáng piāo yang2 piao1 zu2lit. ocean drifting people; job-hopping foreigner
152洋蒲桃 yáng táoyang2 pu2 tao2love apple; wax apple; Syzygium samarangense (botany)
153洋浦 yáng Yang2 pu3see 洋浦经济开发区
154洋浦经济开发区 洋浦經濟開發區 yáng jīng kāi Yang2 pu3 jing1 ji4 kai1 fa1 qu1Yangpu Economic Development Zone, Hainan
155洋气 洋氣 yáng yang2 qi4Western style; foreign flavor; trendy; fashionable
156洋钱 洋錢 yáng qiányang2 qian2foreign money; flat silver (former coinage); also written 银元
157洋枪 洋槍 yáng qiāngyang2 qiang1western style guns (in former times)
158洋枪大炮 洋槍大炮 yáng qiāng pàoyang2 qiang1 da4 pao4firearms; guns (idiom)
159洋腔洋调 洋腔洋調 yáng qiāng yáng diàoyang2 qiang1 yang2 diao4to speak with a foreign accent or using words from a foreign language (usually derogatory) (idiom)
160洋壳 洋殼 yáng qiàoyang2 qiao4oceanic crust (geology)
161洋琴 yáng qínyang2 qin2variant of 扬琴
162洋山港 yáng shān gǎngYang2 shan1 Gang3see 洋山深水港
163洋山深水港 yáng shān shēn shuǐ gǎngYang2 shan1 Shen1 shui3 gang3Yangshan Deep-Water Port (near Shanghai)
164洋苏 洋蘇 yáng yang2 su1sage (herb)
165洋铁箔 洋鐵箔 yáng tiě yang2 tie3 bo2tinfoil; Classifiers:
166洋娃娃 yáng wayang2 wa2 wa5doll (of Western appearance)
167洋味 yáng wèiyang2 wei4Western taste; Western style
168洋文 yáng wényang2 wen2foreign language (esp. Western) (old)
169洋务 洋務 yáng yang2 wu4foreign affairs (in Qing times); foreign learning
170洋务派 洋務派 yáng pàiyang2 wu4 pai4the foreign learning or Westernizing faction in the late Qing
171洋务学堂 洋務學堂 yáng xué tángyang2 wu4 xue2 tang2college of Western learning in late Qing
172洋务运动 洋務運動 yáng yùn dòngYang2 wu4 Yun4 dong4Self-Strengthening Movement (period of reforms in China c 1861-1894), also named 自强运动
173洋县 洋縣 yáng xiànYang2 Xian4Yang County in Hanzhong 汉中 , Shaanxi
174洋香菜 yáng xiāng càiyang2 xiang1 cai4parsley
175洋相 yáng xiàngyang2 xiang4social gaffe or blunder; faux pas; see 出洋相
176洋相百出 yáng xiàng bǎi chūyang2 xiang4 bai3 chu1to make a spectacle of oneself (idiom)
177洋学 洋學 yáng xuéYang2 xue2Western learning
178洋芫荽 yáng yán suiyang2 yan2 sui5parsley
179洋燕 yáng yànyang2 yan4(bird species of China) Pacific swallow (Hirundo tahitica)
180洋洋 yáng yángyang2 yang2vast; impressive; self-satisfied; immensely pleased with oneself
181洋洋大篇 yáng yáng piānyang2 yang2 da4 pian1lit. an ocean of writing; an impressive literary work (idiom)
182洋洋得意 yáng yáng yang2 yang2 de2 yi4immensely pleased with oneself (idiom); proud; complacent
183洋洋洒洒 洋洋灑灑 yáng yáng yang2 yang2 sa3 sa3voluminous; flowing (of speeches, articles etc) (idiom)
184洋洋万言 洋洋萬言 yáng yáng wàn yányang2 yang2 wan4 yan2to be very lengthy; to run to ten thousand words (idiom)
185洋洋自得 yáng yáng yang2 yang2 zi4 de2immensely pleased with oneself (idiom); proud; complacent
186洋油 yáng yóuyang2 you2imported oil; kerosene
187洋芋 yáng yang2 yu4(dialect) potato
188洋员 洋員 yáng yuányang2 yuan2Westerner employed in Qing China (as professor or military advisor etc)
189洋中脊 yáng zhōng yang2 zhong1 ji3mid-ocean ridge (geology)
190洋装 洋裝 yáng zhuāngyang2 zhuang1Western-style dress
191洋紫荆 洋紫荊 yáng jīngyang2 zi3 jing1Hong Kong orchid (Bauhinia blakeana)
192洋紫苏 洋紫蘇 yáng yang2 zi3 su1sage (herb)
193洋罪 yáng zuìyang2 zui4terrible pain; torture; (coll.) pain suffered at the hand of foreigners
194银洋 銀洋 yín yángyin2 yang2flat silver (former coinage); also written 银元
195远渡重洋 遠渡重洋 yuǎn chóng yángyuan3 du4 chong2 yang2to travel across the oceans
196远洋 遠洋 yuǎn yángyuan3 yang2distant seas; the open ocean (far from the coast)
197中大西洋脊 zhōng yáng zhong1 da4 xi1 yang2 ji3mid-Atlantic ridge
198中国海洋石油总公司 中國海洋石油總公司 zhōng guó hǎi yáng shí yóu zǒng gōng Zhong1 guo2 Hai3 yang2 Shi2 you2 Zong3 gong1 si1CNOOC; China National Offshore Oil Corporation
199中洋脊 zhōng yáng zhong1 yang2 ji3mid-ocean ridge (geology)
200中远太平洋 中遠太平洋 zhōng yuǎn tài píng yángZhong1 yuan3 Tai4 ping2 yang2COSCO Pacific Limited, major freight company
201中远太平洋有限公司 中遠太平洋有限公司 zhōng yuǎn tài píng yáng yǒu xiàn gōng zhong1 yuan3 Tai4 ping2 yang2 you3 xian4 gong1 si1COSCO Pacific Limited, major freight company
202装洋蒜 裝洋蒜 zhuāng yáng suànzhuang1 yang2 suan4to feign ignorance
203东太平洋海隆 東太平洋海隆 dōng tài píng yáng hǎi lóngDong1 Tai4 ping2 Yang2 Hai3 long2East Pacific Rise (a mid-oceanic ridge stretching from California to Antarctica)
204假洋鬼子 jiǎ yáng guǐ zijia3 yang2 gui3 zi5(derog.) wannabe foreigner, a Chinese person who apes the ways of foreigners
205洋葱圈 洋蔥圈 yáng cōng quānyang2 cong1 quan1onion ring
206洋将 洋將 yáng jiàngyang2 jiang4(Tw) (sports) foreign player; import

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