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tāng
n. soup; boiling water; hot spring
Other meanings
[tāng]   n. Tang (a surname)
[shāng]   char. (of water) flowing
    water (for )
    water (for )

Simplified Chinese

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Traditional Chinese

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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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hē tāng
phr. drink the soup
tāng quán chí fēng jǐng qū
phr. Tangquan Spring Lake (Henan, China)
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tā sǎ le yì sháo yán zài tāng lǐ .
phr. She sprinkled a spoonful of salt in the soup.
fù tāng dáo huǒ
idiom. go into boiling water and walk on fire -- to undertake a matter fearlessly and vigorously in the interest of a cause or on behalf of a friend
gù ruò jīn tāng
idiom. (city's defences) impregnable, as strong as iron, strongly fortified