Meaning of 牛

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Pinyin: niú
English Definition: ox; cow; bull; Classifiers: , ; newton (abbr. for 牛顿 ); (slang) awesome
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Total strokes: 4; Radical: ; Structure: 牛 + *
Pictographic: An ox's horned head
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牛奶 [ niú nǎi ]: cow's milk; Classifiers:
牛仔裤 [ niú zǎi ]: jeans; Classifiers:
吹牛 [ chuī niú ]: to talk big; to shoot off one's mouth; to chat (dialect)
初生牛犊不怕虎 [ chū shēng niú ]: lit. newborn calves do not fear tigers (idiom); fig. the young are fearless
大牛 [ niú ]: (coll.) leading light; superstar; badass; (coll.) higher-priced model of Lamborghini
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