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Chinese – Hé​xié

March 27th, 2011 · No Comments · Chinese, Harmony

和谐 Hé​xié Relates to harmony The term is combination of two characters: he 和 – mild, moderate, placid, harmony, peace[1] xie 谐 – in harmony, to coordinate[2] The term hexie conveys ‘harmony’, ‘harmonious’, ‘concord’, or ‘in coordination’.[3] The usage of hexie in the Chinese language dates back to at least the 2nd century.[4] In the […]

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