(táo)

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Meaning

  1. peach

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Words sharing similar characters

Hanzi Pinyin Meaning
扁桃 biǎn táo almond tree/almond/flat peach
扁桃体 biǎn táo tǐ tonsil
扁桃体炎 biǎn táo tǐ yán tonsillitis
扁桃腺 biǎn táo xiàn tonsil
扁桃腺炎 biǎn táo xiàn yán tonsillitis
分桃 fēn táo homosexual
核桃 hé tao walnut/CL:個|个[gè],棵[kē]
核桃仁 hé tao rén walnut kernel
黑桃 hēi táo spade ♠ (in card games)
红桃 hóng táo heart ♥ (in card games)
猴子偷桃 hóu zi tōu táo "monkey steals the peach" (martial arts), distracting an opponent with one hand and seizing his testicles with the other/(coll.) grabbing sb by the balls
胡桃 hú táo walnut
胡桃夹子 Hú táo Jiā zi The Nutcracker (ballet)
夹竹桃 jiā zhú táo oleander (Nerium indicum)/Taiwan pr. [jià zhú táo]
烂桃花 làn táo huā unhappy love affair
李代桃僵 lǐ dài táo jiāng lit. the plum tree withers in place of the peach tree/to substitute one thing for another/to carry the can for sb
猕猴桃 mí hóu táo kiwi fruit/Chinese gooseberry
蜜桃 mì táo honey peach/juicy peach
蟠桃 pán táo flat peach (aka Saturn peach or donut peach)/the peaches of immortality kept by Xi Wangmu 西王母
蟠桃胜会 pán táo shèng huì a victory banquet to taste the peaches of immortality of Goddess Xi Wangmu 西王母
山核桃 shān hé tao hickory
山胡桃木 shān hú táo mù hickory
世外桃花源 shì wài táo huā yuán see 桃花源[táo huā yuán]
世外桃源 shì wài táo yuán see 桃花源[táo huā yuán]
寿桃 shòu táo (myth.) peaches of immortality, kept by Xi Wangmu/fresh or confectionery peaches offered as a birthday gift
寿桃包 shòu táo bāo longevity peach bun/birthday peach bun
水蜜桃 shuǐ mì táo honey peach/juicy peach
松桃苗族自治县 Sōng táo Miáo zú Zì zhì xiàn Songtao Miao Autonomous County, Guizhou
松桃县 Sōng táo xiàn Songtao Hmong autonomous county in Tongren prefecture 銅仁地區|铜仁地区[Tóng rén dì qū], Guizhou
桃城 Táo chéng Taocheng district of Hengshui city 衡水市[Héng shuǐ shì], Hebei
桃城区 Táo chéng qū Taocheng district of Hengshui city 衡水市[Héng shuǐ shì], Hebei
桃红 táo hóng pink
桃花 táo huā peach blossom/(fig.) love affair
桃花扇 Táo huā Shàn The Peach Blossom Fan, historical play about the last days of the Ming dynasty by Kong Shangren 孔尚任[Kǒng Shàng rèn]
桃花水母 táo huā shuǐ mǔ freshwater jellyfish (Craspedacusta)
桃花心木 táo huā xīn mù mahogany
桃花汛 táo huā xùn spring flood (at peach-blossom time)
桃花源 táo huā yuán the Peach Blossom Spring, a hidden land of peace and prosperity/utopia
桃花运 táo huā yùn luck with the ladies/a romance/good luck
桃江 Táo jiāng Taojiang county in Yiyang 益陽|益阳[Yì yáng], Hunan
桃江县 Táo jiāng xiàn Taojiang county in Yiyang 益陽|益阳[Yì yáng], Hunan
桃金娘 táo jīn niáng rose myrtle (Myrtus communis)
桃金娘科 táo jīn niáng kē Myrtaceae (family including myrtle, rosemary, oregano etc)
桃莉羊 Táo lì yáng (Tw) Dolly (1996-2003), female sheep, first mammal to be cloned from an adult somatic cell
桃仁 táo rén peach kernel, used in Chinese medicine
桃腮粉脸 táo sāi fěn liǎn rosy-cheeked (idiom)
桃色 táo sè pink/peach color/illicit love/sexual
桃色案件 táo sè àn jiàn case involving sex scandal (law)
桃色新闻 táo sè xīn wén sex scandal
桃山 Táo shān peach mountain/Taoshan district of Qitaihe city 七台河[Qī tái hé], Heilongjiang
桃山区 Táo shān qū Taoshan district of Qitaihe city 七台河[Qī tái hé], Heilongjiang
桃树 táo shù peach tree/CL:株[zhū]
桃太郎 Táo tài láng Momotaro or Peach Boy, the hero of a Japanese folk tale/(Tw) Japanese person
桃心 táo xīn heart symbol ♥
桃汛 táo xùn spring flood (at peach-blossom time)
桃园 Táo yuán Taoyuan city and county in Taiwan
桃源 Táo yuán Taoyuan county in Changde 常德[Cháng dé], Hunan/Taoyuan township in Kaohsiung county 高雄縣|高雄县[Gāo xióng xiàn], southwest Taiwan
桃源 táo yuán see 桃花源[táo huā yuán]
桃园结义 táo yuán jié yì to make a pact of brotherhood (from “Romance of the Three Kingdoms” 三國演義|三国演义[Sān guó Yǎn yì]) (idiom)
桃园三结义 Táo yuán Sān Jié yì Oath of the Peach Garden, sworn by Liu Bei 劉備|刘备[Liú Bèi], Zhang Fei 張飛|张飞[Zhāng Fēi] and Guan Yu 關羽|关羽[Guān Yǔ] at the start of the Romance of Three Kingdoms 三國演義|三国演义[Sān guó Yǎn yì]
桃园市 Táo yuán shì Taoyuan city in north Taiwan, capital of Taoyuan county
桃园县 Táo yuán xiàn Taoyuan county in Taiwan
桃源县 Táo yuán xiàn Taoyuan county in Changde 常德[Cháng dé], Hunan
桃源乡 Táo yuán xiāng Taoyuan township in Kaohsiung county 高雄縣|高雄县[Gāo xióng xiàn], southwest Taiwan
桃子 táo zi peach
投桃报李 tóu táo bào lǐ toss a peach, get back a plum (idiom)/to return a favor/to exchange gifts/Scratch my back, and I'll scratch yours.
仙桃 Xiān táo Xiantao sub-prefecture level city in Hubei
仙桃 xiān táo the peaches of immortality of Goddess Xi Wangmu 西王母
仙桃市 Xiān táo shì Xiantao sub-prefecture level city in Hubei
艳如桃李 yàn rú táo lǐ lit. beautiful as peach and prune/fig. radiant beauty
洋蒲桃 yáng pú táo love apple/wax apple/Syzygium samarangense (botany)
羊桃 yáng táo variant of 楊桃|杨桃[yáng táo]/carambola/star fruit
杨桃 yáng táo carambola/star fruit
樱桃 yīng táo cherry
樱桃萝卜 yīng táo luó bo summer radish (the small red kind)
樱桃小番茄 yīng táo xiǎo fān qié see 聖女果|圣女果[shèng nu:3 guǒ]
樱桃小口 yīng táo xiǎo kǒu see 櫻桃小嘴|樱桃小嘴[yīng táo xiǎo zuǐ]
樱桃小嘴 yīng táo xiǎo zuǐ lit. cherry mouth (idiom)/fig. a delicate, ruby-lipped mouth
樱桃园 Yīng táo yuán The Cherry Orchard, a play by Chekhov 契訶夫|契诃夫[Qì hē fū]
油桃 yóu táo nectarine
走桃花运 zǒu táo huā yùn to have luck with the ladies (idiom)

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