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char. inauspicious; act of violence; (lit.) ruffian; (lit.) crop disaster
Other meanings
[xiōng]   adj. (of people) brutal, fierce; terrible, fearful
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.
xiōng è
adj. (humour, appearance or behaviour) ferocious, baleful, ruffianly
bāng xiōng
n. accomplice
xiōng shǒu
n. murderer, assassin
xíng xiōng
v. perpetrate, do violence, assault
xiōng zhào
n. bad omen
jí xiōng huò fú
phr. good and bad fortune, disasters and happiness
xiōng nián
n. year of crop failure, famine year