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The Chinese word lixiang - 理想 - lĭxiăng
(ideal in Chinese)

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Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)


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Note: In this special case, one of the tones is pronounced differently than the (written) Pinyin phonetic script indicates. This phenomenon is called Tone sandhi.

English translations

ideal, dream,
perfect, perfection, desirable

Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( lixiang / lĭxiăng ) with pronunciation (English translation: ideal )

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理想 ( lixiang / lĭxiăng ) is composed of these characters: (li) , (xiang)
The traditional Chinese characters of lĭxiăng are identical with the modern (simplified) characters displayed above.

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(Meaning of individual characters, character components etc.)

reason  |  to think
理想 ( lixiang / lĭxiăng ) belongs to the 500 most common composed words in Chinese language (rank 158)
More words that mean dream in Chinese
mèng ( 梦 )

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