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Meaning of 第

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Pinyin:
English Definition: (prefix indicating ordinal number, e.g. first, number two etc); order; (old) rank in the imperial examinations; mansion; (literary) but; just
Chinese Definition:
①次序:第一。次第。等第。
②科举考试及格的等次:科第。及第。落第。
③封建社会官僚贵族的大宅子:宅第。府第。门第。进士第。
④但:运动有益于健康,第不宜过于剧烈。
⑤姓氏。

Total strokes: 11; Radical:
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Example Words
第一 first; number one; primary
第三产业 sān chǎn tertiary sector of industry
第三者 sān zhě sb who is romantically involved with sb already in a committed relationship; the other woman; the other man; third person; third party (in dispute); disinterested party; number three in a list
第三世界 sān shì jiè Third World
第一手 shǒu first-hand
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