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the old days
Chapter-38 HSK-A
8 strokes


Explanation of characters by Herbert A. Giles

Hsi is composed of 日 jih sun and the corruption of an obsolete character meaning stale meat. It originally meant dried meat, and is now used in the sense of formerly, of yore.

Chinese-English (CC-CEDICT)

former times/the past/Taiwan pr. [xi2]/surname Xi

Chinesisch-Deutsch (HanDeDict)

Chinois-Français (CFDICT)

Cantonese slang

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