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le (completed action marker) / (modal particle indicating change of state, situation now) / (modal particle intensifying preceding clause)
happy / cheerful / to laugh
(literary) bridle; halter; headstall / to rein in / to compel; to force / (literary) to carve; to engrave / (literary) to command; to lead (an army etc) / (physics) lux (abbr. for 勒克斯[le4 ke4 si1])
bound form used in 簕竹[le4 zhu2]
layer / vein
(used in place names)
Chinese herring (Ilisha elongata) / white herring / slender shad
rocky
伯乐 Bo Le (horse connoisseur during Spring and Autumn Period) / a good judge of talent / talent scout
to write
杀鸡儆猴 shā jǐng hóu lit. killing the chicken to warn the monkey (idiom) / fig. to punish an individual as an example to others / pour encourager les autres
依云 yún Evian, mineral water company / Évian-les-Bains, resort and spa town in south-eastern France
surplus / tithe
le see 餄餎|饸饹[he2 le5]
乐安 ān Le'an county in Fuzhou 撫州|抚州, Jiangxi
divination by straw
used in 蘿艻|萝艻[luo2 le4]
杀一儆百 shā jǐng bǎi lit. kill one to warn a hundred (idiom); to punish an individual as an example to others / pour encourager les autres
杀鸡吓猴 shā xià hóu lit. killing the chicken to scare the monkey (idiom); to punish an individual as an example to others / pour encourager les autres
Japanese variant of 樂|乐[le4]
石勒 Shí Shi Le, founder of Later Zhao of the Sixteen Kingdoms 後趙|后赵[Hou4 Zhao4] (319-350)
悲惨世界 Bēi cǎn Shì jiè Les Misérables (1862) by Victor Hugo 維克多·雨果|维克多·雨果[Wei2 ke4 duo1 · Yu3 guo3]
surname Le
黎利 Le Loi, Vietnamese general and emperor who won back independence for Vietnam from China in 1428
世界报 Shì jiè Bào the name of various newspapers, notably Le Monde (France), El Mundo (Spain) and Die Welt (Germany)


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