Chinese Traditional: 光陰
Chinese Simplified: 光阴
Pinyin: guang1 yin1
Zhuyin: ㄍㄨㄤ ㄧㄣ
English Meaning: time
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Example Sentences:

一寸光陰一寸金,寸金難買寸光陰。
一寸光阴一寸金,寸金难买寸光阴。
yi1 cun4 guang1 yin1 yi1 cun4 jin1, cun4 jin1 nan2 mai3 cun4 guang1 yin1.
Money cannot buy you time.
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Related Words:

 

guāng

1. light, ray 2. only, merely 3. (particle used after verbs to show exhaustion or completion)

Here: light, ray

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yīn

1. yin, feminine 2. negative (e.g. blood) 3. cloudy, overcast 4. genitalia 5. the nether world 6. implicit, hidden

Here: cloudy, overcast

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