Chinese-English Dictionary

Chinese-English Dictionary 

Approximately 600,000 entries

Optimized for electronic dictionaries

Can be used together with ECD

Overview

CJKI’s Chinese-English Dictionary (CED) covers approximately 600,000 entries of general vocabulary and important technical terms and proper nouns. Compiled in collaboration with a leading Chinese university and based on the world’s most comprehensive dictionaries, CED has undergone extensive proofreading by native Chinese editors. It includes many features, such as Traditional Chinese and the inclusion of both pinyin and zhuyin fuhao as well as explicit tone sandhi.

Chinese-English Dictionary
ChinesePinyinPOSTypeSNEnglish
āIM1Oh; Oho
啊!多美丽的景色!a duō měi lì de jǐng sèE1Oh, what a nice view!
啊!黄河,你是中华民族的摇篮。a huáng hé nǐ shì zhōng huá mín zú de yáo lánE1O! The Huanghe (River), cradle of the Chinese nation.
啊哈ā hāIC1oh; wow
啊哈,你在这儿呀!ā hā nǐ zài zhè er yāE1Oh, so you're here!
啊哈ā hāIC2wow
啊哈,这活儿做得真不错呀!ā hā zhè huó er zuò de zhēn bù cuò yāE1Wow! That's a really good bit of work.
啊哈ā hāIC3Ha-ha
啊哈,你又来捉弄我了。ā hā nǐ yòu lái zhuō nòng wǒ leE1Ha-ha, so you're teasing me again!
啊哈ā hāIC4Aha
啊哈,我又赢了。ā hā wǒ yòu yíng leE1Aha, I've won again!
啊呀ā yāIC1Oh
啊呀,这消息传得真快呀!ā yā zhè xiāo xi chuán de zhēn kuài yāE1How fast the news got around!
啊呀,这事可不好办!ā yā zhè shì kě bu hǎo bànE1Oh, that would really be a hard job!
啊哟ā yōC1Oh; Ow
啊哟,我的钱包丢了!ā yō wǒ de qián bāo diū leE1Oh, no, I've lost my purse!
啊哟,今天的天气太糟糕了!ā yō jīn tiān de tiān qì tài zāo gāo leE1What terrible weather this is!
啊哟,疼死我了!ā yō téng sǐ wǒ leE1Ow, that [it] hurts!
āNM1actinium
锕后元素ā hòu yuán sùC1transactinium element
锕化合物ā huà hé wùC1actinium compound
锕络合物ā luò hé wùC1actinium complex
锕铅ā qiānC1actinium lead
锕射气ā shè qìC1actinon; acton
锕衰变系ā shuāi biàn xìC1actinium decay series
锕同位素ā tóng wèi sùC1actinium isotope
锕系ā xìC1actinium series; actinide
锕系金属ā xì jīn shǔC1actinide series metals; actinide metals
锕铀ā yóuC1actinouran(ium)
锕族ā zúC1actinium family
āAM1dirty; filthy
āAM2ugly
āAM3odious; abominable
āAM4disagreeable; disgusting; repugnant
āAM5in straitened circumstances; in a difficult position; impoverished
āAM6shabby and miserable
āVM1dirty
腌臜ā zāAC1filthy; dirty
腌臜ā zāAC2unhappy; ruffled
腌臜ā zāAC3embarrass; make look foolish; insult
腌臜货ā zā huòC1filthy person; a lousy or vicious fellow
阿哥ā gēNe1elder brother
阿妹ā mèiNE1little sister
阿大ā dàE1A Da; the eldest
阿宝ā bǎoE1A Bao
阿芳ā fāngE1A Fang
阿唐ā tángE1A Tang
阿爹ā diēc1daddy
阿婆ā póNc1granny
阿根廷ā gēn tíngNPe1Argentina
阿拉伯ā lā bóe1Arabian; Arabic
阿阿大笑ā ā dà xiàoC1laugh out loud; guffaw
阿巴林ā bā línC1abalyn
阿巴霉素ā bā méi sùC1albamycin; novobiocin
阿巴辛ā bā xīnC1abasin
阿贝ā bèiC1Abbe
阿贝ā bèiNP1Abe
阿贝耳ā bèi ěrC1Abel
阿比奥宁ā bǐ ào níngC1apyonin
阿比让ā bǐ ràngNPC1Abidjan
阿比特法ā bǐ tè fǎC1Arbiter process
阿比西尼亚ā bǐ xī ní yàC1Abyssinia
阿波罗ā bō luóNPC1Apollo
阿波罗飞船ā bō luó fēi chuánC1Apollo
阿博回旋加速器ā bó huí xuán jiā sù qìC1aabo cyclotron
阿博霉素ā bó méi sùC1aabomycin
阿布拉盖模型ā bù lā gài mó xíngC1Abragam model
阿布拉盖-庞德理论ā bù lā gài páng dé lǐ lùnC1Abragam-Pound theory
阿布扎比ā bù zhā bǐNPC1Abu Dhabi
阿布里科索夫理论ā bù lǐ kē suǒ fū lǐ lùnC1Abrikosov theory
阿昌族ā chāng zúC1the Achang nationality, living in Yunnan Province
阿德克索林ā dé kè suǒ línC1adexolin
阿德内弗林ā dé nèi fú línC1adnephrin
阿德勒反常ā dé lè fǎn chángC1Adler anomaly
阿得罗依得数ā dé luó yī dé shùC1Oldroyd number
阿迪芬宁ā dí fēn níngC1adiphenine; spasmolytin; trasentine
阿笛尔ā dí ěrC1Ardil
阿狄森病ā dí sēn bìngC1Addison's disease; adrenal insufficiency
阿狄森氏贫血ā dí sēn shì pín xuèC1Addison's anemia
阿狄斯氏计数ā dí sī shì jì shùC1Addis count
阿蒂斯现象ā dì sī xiàn xiàngC1Arthus phenomenon
阿的平ā dì píngC1atebrin; atabrine; atebrine; acrichine; acrichinum; acriquine; mepacrine
阿爹ā diēC1dad
阿爹ā diēC2granddad; grandpa
阿丁枫ā dīng fēngC1altingia chinensis
阿丁环ā dīng huánC1Artin ring
阿斗ā dǒuC1the infant name of Liu Shan (刘禅, 207-271), last emperor of Shu Han
阿斗ā dǒuC2a weak-minded person; fool
扶不起的阿斗fú bu qǐ de ā dǒuEIe1a disappointing person; a hopeless case
不要把群众看作阿斗。bù yào bǎ qún zhòng kàn zuò ā dǒuE1Don't treat the masses as if they were fools.
阿堵物ā dǔ wùC1money; pelf; wealth
让他们从阿堵物的奴役中解放自己。ràng tā men cóng ā dǔ wù de nú yì zhōng jiě fàng zì jǐE1Let them disenslave themselves from the pelf of the world.
阿尔ā ěrC1aal
阿尔巴尼斯簇ā ěr bā ní sī cùC1albanese variety
阿尔巴尼亚ā ěr bā ní yàNPC1Albania
阿尔卑斯ā ěr bēi sīC1Alps
阿尔卑斯型铬铁矿床ā ěr bēi sī xíng gè tiě kuàng chuángC1chromite deposit of Alpine type
阿尔卑斯型构造ā ěr bēi sī xíng gòu zàoC1Alpinotype tectonics
阿尔必阶ā ěr bì jiēC1Albian Stage
阿尔必期ā ěr bì qīC1Albian Age
阿尔伯ā ěr bóC1Arber
阿尔伯特树脂ā ěr bó tè shù zhīC1Albertol
阿尔茨海默病ā ěr cí hǎi mò bìngC1Alzheimer disease
阿尔德ā ěr déC1Alder
阿尔法ā ěr fǎC1alpha
阿尔法ā ěr fǎNP1Alpha
阿尔法版本ā ěr fǎ bǎn běnC1alpha
阿尔法辐射ā ěr fǎ fú shèC1alpha radiation
阿尔法粒子ā ěr fǎ lì zǐC1alpha particle
阿尔费罗夫ā ěr fèi luó fūC1Alferov
阿尔果ā ěr guǒC1Algoflon
阿尔几尔ā ěr jī ěrC1Algil
阿尔及尔ā ěr jí ěrNPC1Algiers
阿尔及尔ā ěr jí ěrNP1Alger
阿尔及利亚ā ěr jí lì yàNPC1Algeria
阿尔曼西应变ā ěr màn xī yīng biànC1Almansi strain
阿尔珀斯病ā ěr pò sī bìngC1Alpers disease
阿尔申ā ěr shēnC1archine
阿尔斯特伦-海尔格伦综合症ā ěr sī tè lún hǎi ěr gé lún zōng hé zhèngC1Alstrom-Hallgren syndrome
阿尔泰普印字传输系统ā ěr tài pǔ yìn zì chuán shū xì tǒngC1Artype
阿尔泰山ā ěr tài shānC1the Altai Mountains
阿尔泰银莲花ā ěr tài yín lián huāC1anemone altaica
阿尔瓦雷兹ā ěr wǎ léi zīC1Alvarez
阿尔文ā ěr wénC1Alfv駭
阿芳碱ā fāng jiǎnC1alphonsine
阿菲宁ā fēi níngC1affinin
阿飞ā fēiNC1hooligan; beatnik; hippie; young rowdy; hoodlum; skinhead; Teddy boy; a youth given to rowdy behaviour and queer dress
阿芙林ā fú línC1Avlin
阿芙纶ā fú lúnC1Avron
阿芙蓉ā fú róngNC1another name for opium
阿伏伽德罗ā fú jiā dé luóC1Avogadro
阿服力ā fú lìC1apholate
阿弗他溃疡ā fú tā kuì yángC1aphtha
阿富汗ā fù hànNPC1Afghanistan
阿干榄ā gān lǎnC1argan tree
阿戈ā gēC1algebraic oriented language
阿戈ā gēC2algorithmic language
阿哥ā gēNC1elder brother
阿哥ā gēNC2an affectionate form of address between men of about the same age
阿格霉素ā gé méi sùC1argomycin
阿格农ā gé nóngC1Agnon
阿根廷ā gēn tíngNPC1Argentina
阿公ā gōngNC1husband's father
阿公ā gōngNC2grandfather
阿公ā gōngNC3generally address of an elderly man
阿贡零梯度同步加速器ā gòng líng tī dù tóng bù jiā sù qìC1argonne ZGS
阿贡诺型堆ā gòng nuò xíng duīC1argonaut type reactor
阿家阿翁ā gū ā wēngNC1husband's father and mother; parents-in-law
阿家阿翁ā gū ā wēngNC2the head of a house
不痴不聋,不作阿家阿翁。bù chī bù lóng bù zuò ā gū ā wēngE1Unless you're deaf or obtuse, you'll never do as head of the house.
阿果ā guǒC1algol
阿果定位系统ā guǒ dìng wèi xì tǒngC1Argo positioning system
阿訇ā hōngNC1ahong; ahung; imam; Moslem mullah
阿混ā hùnNC1pedlar; irresponsible person
阿基里斯ā jī lǐ sīC1Achilles
阿基米德ā jī mǐ déC1Archimedes
阿-基氏脑畸形ā jī shì nǎo jī xíngC1Arnold-Chiari malformation
阿基坦阶ā jī tǎn jiēC1Aquitanian Stage
阿基坦期ā jī tǎn qīC1Aquitanian Age
阿见ā jiànC1arjun; arjan
阿见ā jiànNP1Ami
阿娇作妇,金屋贮之ā jiāo zuò fù jīn wū zhù zhīC1If I could only win A Jiao, I would build a house of gold to keep her in.
阿杰斯塔堆ā jié sī tǎ duīC1Agesta reactor
阿卡德运动ā kǎ dé yùn dòngC1Acadian movement
阿卡拉棉ā kǎ lā miánC1Acala; Acala cotton
阿卡因ā kǎ yīnC1acoine
阿开木ā kāi mùC1akee
阿康酸盐[酯]ā kāng suān yánC1aconate
阿柯糖ā kē tángC1acrose
阿科拉克ā kē lā kèC1acolake
阿克发克罗姆ā kè fā kè luó mǔC1Agfachrome
阿克卡环ā kè kǎ huánC1type I clasp; pull type clasp; Aker clasp
阿克拉ā kè lāNPC1Accra
阿克列纶ā kè liè lúnC1Acrilan
阿克洛ā kè luòC1aclor
阿克诺默耳ā kè nuò mò ěrC1acnomel
阿克撒ā kè sāC1acthar
阿克塞尔罗德ā kè sài ěr luó déC1Axelrod
阿克赛混合炸药ā kè sài hùn hé zhà yàoC1alkalsite
阿肯ā kěnC1folk singer [balladeer] of the Kazak nationality
阿拉ā lāNRC1I; me; my
阿拉ā lāNRC2we; us; our
阿拉伯ā lā bóC1Arab; Arabian; Arabic
阿拉伯国家ā lā bó guó jiāC1Arab countries; Arab States
阿拉伯胶ā lā bó jiāoC1Arabic gum; acacia
阿拉伯胶树ā lā bó jiāo shùC1verek; acacia senegal
阿拉伯联合酋长国ā lā bó lián hé qiú zhǎng guóC1the United Arab Emirates
阿拉伯联合酋长国ā lā bó lián hé qiú zhǎng guóNP1United Arab Emirates
阿拉伯树胶ā lā bó shù jiāoC1Arabic gum; gum acacia
阿拉伯数字ā lā bó shù zìNC1cipher; cypher; Arabic numerals
阿拉伯糖ā lā bó tángC1arabinose
阿拉伯叙利亚共和国ā lā bó xù lì yà gòng hé guóC1the Syrian Arab Republic
阿拉伯叙利亚共和国ā lā bó xù lì yà gòng hé guóNP1Syrian Arab Republic
阿拉伯也门共和国ā lā bó yě mén gòng hé guóC1Yemen Arab Republic
阿拉地胶ā lā dì jiāoC1Araldite
阿拉法特ā lā fǎ tèC1Arafat
阿拉明ā lā míngC1aramine; metaraminol
阿拉木图ā lā mù túC1Alma-Ata
阿拉斯ā lā sīC1arras
阿拉斯加ā lā sī jiāNPC1Alaska

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