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PinYin yīn    Simplified 殷    Traditional
  1. flourishing
  2. abundant
  3. earnest
  4. hospitable
PinYin yīn    Simplified 殷    Traditional
  1. surname Yin
  2. dynasty name at the end the Shang dynasty, after their move to Yinxu 殷墟 in modern Henan province
PinYin yǐn    Simplified 殷    Traditional
  1. roll of thunder
PinYin yān    Simplified 殷    Traditional
  1. dark red

Chinese meanings
  1. yān
    BS 殳 | BH 6
    〈书〉赤黑色。另见yīn;yǐn。

    ◆ 殷
    yǐn
    BS 殳 | BH 6
    〈书〉象声词,形容雷声:~其雷。另见yān;yīn。

    ◆ 殷
    yīn
    BS 殳 | BH 6
    殷1〈书〉
    ①丰盛;丰富:~实│~富。
    ②深厚:~切│期望甚~。
    ③殷勤:招待甚~。

    殷2
    [Yīn]
    ①朝代,约公元前14世纪到公元前11世纪,是商代迁都于殷(今河南安阳市西北小屯村)后改用的称号。
    ②姓。另见yān;yǐn。

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