Meaning of 耆

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English Definition: man of sixty or seventy
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 10; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (old) conveys the meaning.
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Example Words
耆宿 venerable old person
焉耆 yān Yanqi county in Xinjiang
黄耆 huáng milk vetch; plant genus Astragalus; huangqi 黄芪 , Astragalus membranaceus (used in TCM)
焉耆回族自治县 yān huí zhì xiàn Yanqi Hui Autonomous County in Bayingolin Mongol Autonomous Prefecture, Xinjiang 巴音郭楞蒙古自治州 , Xinjiang
焉耆盆地 yān pén Yanqi basin in northeast of Tarim basin
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Example Sentences
That being said, not all Jains commit suicide, in fact the hugely vast majority do not.
After I read about this Jainist suicide, I realized how good it sounds.
Recently I have been studying more extensively eastern religions such as Hinduism, Jainism, and Buddhism.
I continued to read about Hinduism and Buddhism when I stumbled upon a lesser known religion called Jainism.
Diwali, a five-day festival of lights, has several different mythological traditions. The holiday is celebrated by Jains and Sikhs, as well as Hindus.