(liàng)

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Meaning

  1. bright
  2. light
  3. shiny

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Traditional Chinese


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Words sharing similar characters

Hanzi Pinyin Meaning
漂亮 piàoliang pretty/beautiful
月亮 yuèliang the moon
响亮 xiǎngliàng loud and clear/resounding
爱漂亮 ài piào liang to like looking attractive (usually of girls)/aestheticism
傍亮 bàng liàng dawn/daybreak
擦亮 cā liàng to polish
擦亮眼睛 cā liàng yǎn jīng to keep one's eyes open (idiom)/to be on one's guard/to be clear-eyed
敞亮 chǎng liàng bright and spacious
打开天窗说亮话 dǎ kāi tiān chuāng shuō liàng huà not to mince words/not to beat about the bush
邓亮洪 dèng liàng hóng Tang Liang Hong (opposition candidate in Jan 1996 Singapore elections)
点亮 diǎn liàng to illuminate/to turn on the lights/to light (a blaze)
东方不亮西方亮 dōng fāng bù liàng xī fāng liàng if it isn't bright in the east, it'll be bright in the west (idiom)/if something doesn't work here, it might work somewhere else
发亮 fā liàng to shine/shiny
高风亮节 gāo fēng liàng jié of noble character and unquestionable integrity (idiom)
光亮 guāng liàng bright
光亮度 guāng liàng dù brightness/luminosity
宏亮 hóng liàng see 洪亮[hóng liàng]
洪亮 hóng liàng loud and clear/resonant
洪亮吉 Hóng Liàng jí Hong Liangji (1746-1809), poet and historian
见亮 jiàn liàng please forgive me
晶亮 jīng liàng bright/shiny
宽亮 kuān liàng wide and bright/without worries/deep and sonorous (voice)
蜡烛不点不亮 là zhú bù diǎn bù liàng some people have to be pushed for them to take action
亮氨酸 liàng ān suān leucine (Leu), an essential amino acid
亮彩 liàng cǎi a bright color/sparkle/shine/glitter
亮出 liàng chū to suddenly reveal/to flash (one's ID, a banknote etc)
亮底牌 liàng dǐ pái to show one's hand/to lay one's cards on the table
亮点 liàng diǎn highlight/bright spot
亮度 liàng dù brightness
亮光 liàng guāng light/beam of light/gleam of light/light reflected from an object
亮黄灯 liàng huáng dēng (lit.) to flash the yellow light/(fig.) to give a warning sign
亮晶晶 liàng jīng jīng gleaming/glistening
亮菌 liàng jūn Armillariella tabescens (mushroom used in trad. Chinese medicine)
亮菌甲素 liàng jūn jiǎ sù armillarisin (fungal enzyme used as antibiotic)
亮蓝 liàng lán bright blue
亮丽 liàng lì bright and beautiful
亮闪闪 liàng shǎn shǎn bright
亮饰 liàng shì diamanté
亮堂 liàng táng bright/clear
亮堂堂 liàng táng táng very bright/well-lit
亮相 liàng xiàng to strike a pose (Chinese opera)/(fig.) to make a public appearance/to come out in public (revealing one's true personality, opinions etc)/(of a product) to appear on the market or at a trade show etc
亮星 liàng xīng bright star
亮星云 liàng xīng yún emission nebula
亮锃锃 liàng zèng zèng polished to a shine/shiny/glistening
嘹亮 liáo liàng loud and clear/resonant
麻麻亮 mā ma liàng (dialect) to begin to dawn/to be just getting light
蒙蒙亮 mēng mēng liàng dawn/the first glimmer of light
明亮 míng liàng bright/shining/glittering/to become clear
盼星星盼月亮 pàn xīng xīng pàn yuè liàng to wish for the stars and the moon/to have unreal expectations
漂亮 piào liang pretty/beautiful
人工照亮 rén gōng zhào liàng artificial lighting
三个臭皮匠,顶个诸葛亮 sān gè chòu pí jiang, dǐng gè Zhū gě Liàng lit. three ignorant cobblers add up to a genius (idiom)/fig. collective wisdom/wisdom of the masses exceeds that of any individual
三个臭皮匠,合成一个诸葛亮 sān gè chòu pí jiang, hé chéng yī gè Zhū gě Liàng lit. three ignorant cobblers add up to a genius (idiom)/fig. collective wisdom
三个臭皮匠,赛过一个诸葛亮 sān gè chòu pí jiang, sài guò yī gè Zhū gě Liàng lit. three ignorant cobblers add up to a genius (idiom)/fig. collective wisdom/wisdom of the masses exceeds that of any individual
三个臭皮匠,赛过诸葛亮 sān gè chòu pí jiang, sài guò Zhū gě Liàng lit. three ignorant cobblers add up to a genius (idiom)/fig. collective wisdom/wisdom of the masses exceeds that of any individual
三个臭皮匠,胜过一个诸葛亮 sān gè chòu pí jiang, shèng guò yī gè Zhū gě Liàng variant of 三個臭皮匠,賽過一個諸葛亮|三个臭皮匠,赛过一个诸葛亮[sān gè chòu pí jiang, sài guò yī gè Zhū gě Liàng]
闪亮 shǎn liàng brilliant/shiny/a flare/to glisten/to twinkle
闪亮儿 shǎn liàng er erhua variant of 閃亮|闪亮[shǎn liàng]
事后诸葛亮 shì hòu Zhū gě Liàng a genius in retrospect (idiom)/hindsight is 20-20
视亮度 shì liàng dù apparent brightness (astronomy)
爽亮 shuǎng liàng clear/open/bright
水亮 shuǐ liàng moist and glossy/wet look (of lipstick)
天刚亮 tiān gāng liàng daybreak
田亮 Tián Liàng Tian Liang (1979-), former male Chinese diver, Olympic medalist
天亮 tiān liàng dawn/daybreak
天然照亮 tiān rán zhào liàng natural lighting
透亮 tòu liàng bright/shining/translucent/crystal clear
瓦亮 wǎ liàng shiny/very bright
乌亮 wū liàng lustrous and black/jet-black
鲜亮 xiān liang bright (color)/vivid
响亮 xiǎng liàng loud and clear/resounding
雪亮 xuě liàng lit. bright as snow/shiny/dazzling/sharp (of eyes)
异亮氨酸 yì liàng ān suān isoleucine (Ile), an essential amino acid
一时瑜亮 yī shí Yú Liàng two remarkable persons living at the same period (as 周瑜[Zhōu Yú] and 諸葛亮|诸葛亮[Zhū gě Liàng])
银亮 yín liàng shiny bright as silver
油亮 yóu liàng glossy/shiny
月亮 yuè liang the moon
月亮杯 yuè liang bēi menstrual cup (Tw)
月亮女神号 Yuè liang Nǚ shén hào SELENE, Japanese lunar orbiter spacecraft, launched in 2007
贼亮 zéi liàng bright/shiny/dazzling/glaring
锃亮 zèng liàng shiny
崭亮 zhǎn liàng shining/brilliant
照亮 zhào liàng to illuminate/to light up/lighting
真亮 zhēn liàng clear
诸葛亮 Zhū gě Liàng Zhuge Liang (181-234), military leader and prime minister of Shu Han 蜀漢|蜀汉 during the Three Kingdoms period/the main hero of the fictional Romance of Three Kingdoms 三國演義|三国演义, where he is portrayed as a sage and military genius/mastermind

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