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Meaning of 潭

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Pinyin: tán
English Definition: deep pool; pond; pit (dialect); depression
Chinese Definition:
①水深之处:深潭。泥潭。水潭。
②深:潭渊。潭潭(宽深,宽大)。潭思(深思。亦作“覃思”)。

Total strokes: 15; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (water) conveys the meaning.
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Example Words
泥潭 tán quagmire
水潭 shuǐ tán puddle; pool
一潭死水 tán shuǐ a pool of stagnant water; stagnant or listless condition
龙潭虎穴 lóng tán xué danger spot (idiom)
日月潭 yuè tán Sun Moon Lake in Nantou County, Taiwan
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