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PinYin sān xīng    Simplified 三星    Traditional 三星
  1. three major stars of the Three Stars 參宿|参宿[Shen1 xiu4] Chinese constellation
  2. the belt of Orion
  3. three spirits 福[fu2], 祿|禄[lu4], and 壽|寿[shou4] associated with the Three Stars 參宿|参宿[Shen1 xiu4] Chinese constellation
PinYin sān xīng    Simplified 三星    Traditional 三星
  1. Sanxing or Sanhsing township in Yilan county 宜蘭縣|宜兰县[Yi2 lan2 xian4], Taiwan
  2. Samsung (South Korean electronics company)

Chinese meanings
  1. sānxīng
    ①猎户座中央三颗明亮的星,冬季天将黑时从东方升起,天将明时在西方落下,常根据它的位置估计时间。
    ②民间称福、禄、寿三神为三星。

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