Meaning of 蕃

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Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (grass) conveys the meaning.
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    • [ cǎo ] grass, weed, plant, herb
    • [ fān ] to take turns, to repeat; to sow; a turn
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  • Pinyin: fān
    English Definition: variant of ; foreign (non-Chinese)
    Example Words:
    蕃茄 fān qié variant of 番茄
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  • Pinyin:
    English Definition: see 吐蕃
    Chinese Definition:

    Example Words:
    吐蕃 Tubo or Tufan, old name for Tibet; the Tibetan Tubo dynasty 7th-11th century AD; also pr. [Tu3 fan1]
    吐蕃王朝 wáng cháo Tibetan Tubo Dynasty 7th-11th century AD
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  • Pinyin: fán
    English Definition: luxuriant; flourishing; to reproduce; to proliferate
    Chinese Definition:

    Example Words:
    蕃衍 fán yǎn variant of 繁衍
    蕃庑 fán variant of 繁芜
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Example Sentences
An unofficial fans club of Linda Chung!
"Fan Corner" was the most prosperous Guangzhou trade zone.
A child's fingers are not scalded by a piece of hot yam which his mother puts into his palm.
Taiwanese saying goes, "For tasty yams , avoid the big ones. " The best are from Chushan.
Light green A stain sued in light microscopy to show up cytoplasm and cellulose. It is commonly used as a counterstain with safranin to highlight cytoplasm. See staining.