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ChineseEdit

 
to do; to manage; to handle; to play with; to fool with; to mess with; to fix; to toy with; lane; alley
ancient stone ornament
simp. and trad.
(弄璋)
 
Jade tablet ().

EtymologyEdit

In ancient times, boys were given jade tablets as toys, in the hope that they will become virtuous men when they grow up. Jade symbolises cleanness and virtuousness.

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弄璋

  1. (literary) to give birth to a boy

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