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PinYin shòu xīng    Simplified 寿星    Traditional 壽星
  1. god of longevity
  2. elderly person whose birthday is being celebrated

Chinese meanings
  1. shòu xing
    ①指老人星,自古以来用做长寿的象征,称为寿星,民间常把它画成老人的样子,头部长而隆起。也叫寿星老儿。
    ②称长寿的老人或被祝寿的人。

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