诞 dàn birth; birthday; brag
Made up of [讠 yán
NotePossibly from the crying in pain of childbirth
Using 讠 yán
: 话 huà (speech) 语 yǔ (language) 说 shuō (to speak) 谁 shéi (who) 谜 mí (riddle) 谢 xiè (thanks) 请 qǐng (please) 记 jì (to record) 诉 sù (to complain) 访 fǎng (to visit)
Sounds same旦 dàn (dawn)
但 dàn (but)
Different tone担 dān (to undertake)
胆 dǎn (the gall)
guàn yīn dàn Birthday of Guanyin
zhū gě wǔ hóu dàn chén Birthday of Zhuge Liang
All too often the news is full of stories of shady dealing in China, so it was refreshing to learn that honesty can still be found and that it is appreciated. A 17 year old student accidentally scratched the side of a car and damaged a wing mirror. Instead of disappearing at a rate of knots, he chose to write a letter of apology and enclosed all the loose change he had. When the driver returned to discover the damage he called the police. However, after reading the note and seeing the small change he decided that honesty should be rewarded and the driver plans to give the student money towards completing his studies.Read full story...
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