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 biāo zhì sign / mark / symbol / logo / to symbolize / to indicate / to mark
 fú hào symbol / mark / sign
 biāo jì sign / mark / symbol / to mark up
 xiàng zhēng emblem / symbol / token / badge / to symbolize / to signify / to stand for
 zì letter / symbol / character / word / CL:個|个[ge4] / courtesy or style name traditionally given to males aged 20 in dynastic China
 biǎo zhēng symbol / indicator / representation
 fú mark / sign / talisman / to seal / to correspond to / tally / symbol / written charm / to coincide
 ài xīn compassion / kindness / care for others / love / CL:片[pian4] / charity (bazaar, golf day etc) / heart (the symbol ♥)
 tú lì legend (of a map, etc) / diagram / illustration / graphical symbol
 rú yì as one wants / according to one's wishes / ruyi scepter, a symbol of power and good fortune
 yīn fú (music) note / phonetic component of a Chinese character / phonetic symbol / phonogram
 hóng xīng red star / five pointed star as symbol or communism or proletariat / hot film star
 jiàn tóu arrowhead / arrow symbol
 bèi kè becquerel (unit of radioactivity, symbol Bq) / abbr. for 貝克勒爾|贝克勒尔[bei4 ke4 le4 er3]
 xiàng zhēng emblem / symbol / token
 hóng xīn heart &hearts / (in card games) / red, heart-shaped symbol / bullseye
 yīn biāo phonetic symbol
 jiǔ dǐng the Nine Tripod Cauldrons, symbol of state power, dating back to the Xia Dynasty
 gǎn lǎn zhī olive branch / symbol of peace
 shuāng xǐ double happiness / the combined symmetric character 囍 / (similar to 喜喜) as symbol of good luck, esp. marriage
 Tài jí tú diagram of cosmological scheme / Yin-Yang symbol /
 lìng jiàn arrow banner of command (archaic used as symbol of military authority) / fig. instructions from one's superiors
 Yíng kè Sōng Greeting Pine, symbol of Mt Huang 黃山[Huang2 shan1]
竿 biāo gān benchmark / pole serving as mark or symbol / pole with a trophy hung on it
 xù xián to remarry (of a widow) / second wife / qin and se 琴瑟[qin2 se4], two string instruments as a symbol of marital harmony
 táo xīn heart symbol ♥
 biāo mark / sign / label / to mark with a symbol, label, lettering etc / to bear (a brand name, registration number etc) / prize / award / bid / target / quota / (old) the topmost branches of a tree / visible symptom / classifier for military units
 qín sè bù tiáo out of tune / marital discord, cf qin and se 琴瑟, two string instruments as symbol of marital harmony
 huā yā signature (in grass-style writing) / symbol used in place of a signature (on a document, contract etc)
 ài tè at symbol, @
 fú shè jǐng gào biāo zhì radiation warning symbol
 shū xiě fú hào writing symbol
 wàn swastika, a sacred and auspicious symbol in Hinduism, Buddhism, and Jainism
 xǐ double happiness (similar to 喜喜) / symbol of good luck, esp. marriage
 jǐng hào number sign # (punctuation) / hash symbol / pound sign
 piě hào apostrophe ' (punct.) / accent mark / prime symbol (math.)
 liàn dān bā guà lú eight trigrams furnace to cook pills of immortality / symbol of the alchemist's art / Double, double toil and trouble, Fire burn, and cauldron bubble
 gǔ piào dài hào ticker symbol (to identify share coupon)
 xù xū míng zhì to grow a beard as a symbol of one's determination (as Mei Lanfang 梅蘭芳|梅兰芳[Mei2 Lan2 fang1] growing a beard and refusing to perform for the Japanese)
 xuě shān shī zi Snow lion, mythological animal, a banned symbol of Tibet and Tibetan Buddhism
 wàn swastika, a sacred and auspicious symbol in Hinduism, Buddhism, and Jainism, later adopted by Nazi Germany
 xiǎo lǎo shǔ @ / at symbol
 diàn lí fú shè jǐng gào biāo zhì ionizing-radiation warning symbol
 bèi kè lè ěr becquerel (unit of radioactivity, symbol Bq) / abbr. to 貝克|贝克[bei4 ke4]
 jiǎo miǎo fú hào double prime symbol (″) (math., linguistics etc)
 jiǎo fēn fú hào prime symbol (′) (math., linguistics etc)
a quān a at symbol, @
A圈 A quān r at symbol, @
 yù jué penannular jade pendant (often used as a symbol of separation or resolution, for homophony reasons)
 yǐn huì hào cross symbol (×), used to replace a character one does not wish to display
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