Yangzi River (杨子江 Yáng Zǐ Jiāng)

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Yangzi River is also called 长 江 cháng jiāng.
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The word 长 cháng means long
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and 江 jiāng means river.
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Note the three dots radical to the left of the word 江 indicating that 江 has something to do with water.
Yang Zi Jiang is the longest river in Asia, measuring 6300 kilometers. It is the third longest river in the world, following the Amazon in South America and the Nile in Africa.


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