char. to rest; to cease; to multiply; breath; interest; news; (lit.) young offspring
    heart
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Simplified stroke orders are based on the 'Standard of National Commonly-used Mandarin Chinese Characters (现代汉语通用字笔顺规范)', issued by the China National Language and Character Working Committee (国家语言文字工作委员会) on April 7th 1997. Traditional stroke orders are based on information issued by the Taiwan Ministry of Education.
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lì xi
n. interest
xiū xi
v. have a rest, rest
xiē xi
v. take a rest
zhì xī
v. suffocate
xiāo xi
n. news, information
tàn xī
v. sigh
chuǎn xī
v. to pant, to puff, take a short rest
ān xī
v./n. rest, go to sleep; rest in peace; (history) Parthia
xī nù
v. cease to be angry; calm/appease one's anger
jiàng xī
v./n. lower the interest rate; reduction of interest
yǎn qí xī gǔ
idiom. cover the flag and stop beating the drum -- to end sth, to cease all activities
xī ròu
n. (TCM) polyp
xī shì níng rén
idiom. to patch up a quarrel and reconcile the parties concerned; to make concessions
zhǐ xī
v. to cease, to stop