Uncle Hanzi (汉字叔叔）
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Character: 星English Senses For (英文): xing1
any heavenly body that shines / stars, planets, satellites, etc. / a spark or sparks / droplets / small particles of anything / very tiny / name of one of the 2 8 constellations / a movie star / by night / nocturnal / an ancient percussion musical instrument consisting of two or more brass-cup-like pieces played by hitting them against one another / a Chinese family name
星 xing1 生 sheng1 (productive phonetic)
日 ri4 sun
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