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17:10 Aug 31, 2001
English to Chinese translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: chicken
to eplain the animal
mike church


Summary of answers provided
na +1小鸡仔
Donglai Lou
naji
Serge L


  

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1 hr
ji


Explanation:
水痘 chicken pox shui3dou4
養雞場 chicken farm yang3ji1chang3
雞 fowl, chicken ji1
波士頓烤雞 Boston Chicken (US) po1shi4dun4kao3ji1
海燕 Mother Carey's chicken hai3yan1
家鄉雞 'home town chicken' (a type of dish) jia1xiang1ji1
殺雞給猴看 "kill a chicken in front of a monkey" -- make an example out of someone (by punishing them) to frighten others sha1ji1gei3hou2kan4

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HTH,

Serge L.



    Reference: http://www.pristine.com.tw/resources/lexicon.php?query=chick...
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小鸡仔


Explanation:
小鸡仔
or 鸡肉
if this term refers to an animal, it shall be translated as 小鸡仔.
the above answer listed two many terms, so it becomes a bit confusing.

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