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Word and Radical Components of 丘陵

The Chinese word 丘陵 is analysed below into its constituent words and the words into radicals. By seeing the breakdown of the word in this way you can more easily learn and recognise the word.


Component Pinyin Meanings
丘陵 qiūlíng 1. n. a continuous stretch of hills
     丘陵 起伏 - a chain of undulating hills

丘陵 ⇨ 丘 + 陵
Component Pinyin Meanings
qiū 1. mound; hill
2. grave
3. to place a coffin in a temporary shelter pending burial
4. (dialectal)
líng 1. mound; mount, hill
2. gravemound of an emperor