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PinYin è    Simplified 阏    Traditional
  1. to block
  2. to restrain
  3. to control
PinYin yān    Simplified 阏    Traditional
  1. see 閼氏|阏氏[yan1 zhi1]

Chinese meanings
  1. è
    BS 门 | BH 8
    〈书〉
    ①堵塞。
    ②闸板。另见yān。

    ◆ 阏
    yān
    BS 门 | BH 8
    [阏氏](yānzhī)汉代匈奴称君主的正妻。另见è。

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