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The Chinese word dongxi - 东西 - dōngxi
(thing in Chinese)

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English translations

thing, east and west, from east to west,

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Chinese characters  ( dongxi / dōngxi ) with pronunciation (English translation: thing )

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东西 ( dongxi / dōngxi ) is composed of these characters: (dong) , 西 (xi)
东西 ( dongxi / dōngxi ) in traditional characters
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east  |  west  |  whatever...
东西 ( dongxi / dōngxi ) belongs to the 50 most common composed words in Chinese language (rank 23)
More words that mean thing in Chinese
shì ( 事 ), shìwù ( 事物 )

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