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sheep; goat

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白羊 白羊 bai2 yang2
Aries (star sign)

白羊朝 白羊朝 bai2 yang2 chao2
Ak Koyunlu or Aq Qoyunlu Turkoman confederation of eastern Iran (c. 1378-c. 1500)

白羊座 白羊座 bai2 yang2 zuo4
Aries (constellation and sign of the zodiac)

北山羊 北山羊 bei3 shan1 yang2
ibex

藏羚羊 藏羚羊 cang2 ling2 yang2
Tibetan antelope or Chiru (Pantholops hodgsonii)

长角羊 長角羊 chang2 jiao3 yang2
Tibetan long horned antelope

代罪羔羊 代罪羔羊 dai4 zui4 gao1 yang2
scapegoat

羝羊触藩 羝羊觸藩 di1 yang2 chu4 fan1
lit. billy goat's horns caught in the fence (idiom from Book of Changes 易經|易经); impossible to advance or to retreat; without any way out of a dilemma; trapped; in an impossible situation

仿羊皮纸 仿羊皮紙 fang3 yang2 pi2 zhi3
imitation parchment

放羊 放羊 fang4 yang2
to tend a flock of sheep; to let sheep out to pasture; fig. to throw off the reins; to leave sb alone; acting freely and irresponsibly

放羊娃 放羊娃 fang4 yang2 wa2
shepherd; shepherd boy

肥羊 肥羊 fei2 yang2
(fig.) attractive and easy mark; source of steady profit; moneymaker; cash cow

羔羊 羔羊 gao1 yang2
sheep; lamb

公羊 公羊 gong1 yang2
ram (male sheep)

公羊春秋 公羊春秋 gong1 yang2 chun1 qiu1
Mr Gongyang's Annals or commentary on 春秋, early history, probably written during Han dynasty, same as 公羊傳|公羊传

公羊传 公羊傳 gong1 yang2 zhuan4
Mr Gongyang's Annals or commentary on 春秋, early history, probably written by multiple authors during Han dynasty, same as 公羊春秋

狗扯羊皮 狗扯羊皮 gou3 che3 yang2 pi2
to fuss around; to buzz about uselessly; to wag one's tongue

挂羊头卖狗肉 掛羊頭賣狗肉 gua4 yang2 tou2 mai4 gou3 rou4
lit. to hang a sheep's head while selling dog meat (idiom); fig. to cheat; dishonest advertising; wicked deeds carried out under banner of virtue

红羊劫 紅羊劫 hong2 yang2 jie2
national disaster (ancient astrological allusion)

黄羊 黃羊 huang2 yang2
Mongolian gazelle; Procapra gutturosa

羯羊 羯羊 jie2 yang2
wether (castrated ram)

乐羊羊 樂羊羊 le4 yang2 yang2
Happy sheep (group of five cartoon sheep), mascot of 2010 Guangzhou Asian games 廣州亞運會|广州亚运会

羚羊 羚羊 ling2 yang2
antelope

领头羊 領頭羊 ling3 tou2 yang2
bellwether

龙羊 龍羊 long2 yang2
Long yang village in Hainan Tibetan autonomous prefecture, Qinghai

龙羊峡 龍羊峽 long2 yang2 xia2
Longyangxia canyon on the upper reaches of the Yellow River, Gonghe county 共和縣|共和县 in Hainan Tibetan autonomous prefecture, Qinghai

毛出在羊身上 毛出在羊身上 mao2 chu1 zai4 yang2 shen1 shang4
lit. wool comes from the sheep's back (idiom); One gets the benefit, but the price has been paid.; Nothing comes for free.

美利奴羊 美利奴羊 mei3 li4 nu2 yang2
merino (breed of sheep)

绵羊 綿羊 mian2 yang2
sheep

牡羊座 牡羊座 mu3 yang2 zuo4
Aries (constellation and sign of the zodiac); used erroneously for 白羊座

牧羊 牧羊 mu4 yang2
to raise sheep; shepherd

牧羊犬 牧羊犬 mu4 yang2 quan3
sheepdog

牧羊人 牧羊人 mu4 yang2 ren2
shepherd

牧羊者 牧羊者 mu4 yang2 zhe3
shepherd

牛羊 牛羊 niu2 yang2
cattle and sheep; livestock

盘羊 盤羊 pan2 yang2
argali (Ovis ammon)

普氏小羚羊 普氏小羚羊 pu3 shi4 xiao3 ling2 yang2
Przevalski's gazelle (Procapra przewalskii) of Central Asia

牵羊担酒 牽羊擔酒 qian1 yang2 dan1 jiu3
pulling a lamb and bringing wine on a carrying pole (idiom); fig. to offer elaborate congratulations; to kill the fatted calf

青羊 青羊 qing1 yang2
Qingyang district of Chengdu city 成都市, Sichuan

青羊区 青羊區 qing1 yang2 qu1
Qingyang district of Chengdu city 成都市, Sichuan

攘羊 攘羊 rang3 yang2
to take home sb else's stray sheep

杀牛宰羊 殺牛宰羊 sha1 niu2 zai3 yang2
slaughter the cattle and butcher the sheep; to prepare a big feast (idiom)

杀猪宰羊 殺豬宰羊 sha1 zhu1 zai3 yang2
to kill the pigs and slaughter the sheep (idiom)

山羊 山羊 shan1 yang2
goat; (gymnastics) small-sized vaulting horse

山羊绒 山羊絨 shan1 yang2 rong2
cashmere

山羊座 山羊座 shan1 yang2 zuo4
Capricorn (constellation and sign of the zodiac); Japanese variant of 魔羯座

手抓羊肉 手抓羊肉 shou3 zhua1 yang2 rou4
hand-held mutton (mutton pieces on the bone, eaten with the fingers)

涮羊肉 涮羊肉 shuan4 yang2 rou4
Mongolian hot pot; instant-boiled mutton (dish)

顺手牵羊 順手牽羊 shun4 shou3 qian1 yang2
lit. to lead away a goat in passing (idiom); to steal sth under cover of an emergency; to take advantage of a crisis for personal gain

桃莉羊 桃莉羊 tao2 li4 yang2
(Tw) Dolly (1996-2003), female sheep, first mammal to be cloned from an adult somatic cell

替罪羔羊 替罪羔羊 ti4 zui4 gao1 yang2
scapegoat; sacrificial lamb; same as 替罪羊

替罪羊 替罪羊 ti4 zui4 yang2
scapegoat

天主的羔羊 天主的羔羊 tian1 zhu3 de5 gao1 yang2
the Lamb of God

头羊 頭羊 tou2 yang2
bellwether

亡羊补牢 亡羊補牢 wang2 yang2 bu3 lao2
lit. to mend the pen after sheep are lost (idiom); fig. to act belatedly; better late than never; to lock the stable door after the horse has bolted

未羊 未羊 wei4 yang2
Year 8, year of the Ram (e.g. 2003)

香羊肚 香羊肚 xiang1 yang2 du4
haggis (a Scottish dish)

小羚羊 小羚羊 xiao3 ling2 yang2
gazelle

小羊 小羊 xiao3 yang2
lamb

悬羊头卖狗肉 懸羊頭賣狗肉 xuan2 yang2 tou2 mai4 gou3 rou4
see 掛羊頭賣狗肉|挂羊头卖狗肉

岩羊 岩羊 yan2 yang2
bharal

羊肠小道 羊腸小道 yang2 chang2 xiao3 dao4
road as twisty as sheep's intestine (idiom); narrow and winding road; fig. complicated and tricky job

羊肠小径 羊腸小徑 yang2 chang2 xiao3 jing4
winding road (twisting and turning like a sheep's intestine)

羊城 羊城 yang2 cheng2
Yangcheng, a nickname for 廣州|广州

羊触藩篱 羊觸藩籬 yang2 chu4 fan1 li2
lit. billy goat's horns caught in the fence (idiom from Book of Changes 易經|易经); impossible to advance or to retreat; without any way out of a dilemma; trapped; in an impossible situation

羊癫疯 羊癲瘋 yang2 dian1 feng1
epilepsy

羊肚手巾 羊肚手巾 yang2 du4 shou3 jin1
(dialect) towel (especially worn as a turban)

羊肚子毛巾 羊肚子毛巾 yang2 du4 zi5 mao2 jin1
see 羊肚手巾

羊肚子手巾 羊肚子手巾 yang2 du4 zi5 shou3 jin1
see 羊肚手巾

羊羔 羊羔 yang2 gao1
lamb

羊羹 羊羹 yang2 geng1
yōkan, gelatin dessert typically made from red bean paste, agar, and sugar, sold in block form

羊拐 羊拐 yang2 guai3
children's game, similar to knucklebones

羊怪 羊怪 yang2 guai4
faun, half-goat half-human creature of Greek mythology

羊角包 羊角包 yang2 jiao3 bao1
croissant

羊角村 羊角村 yang2 jiao3 cun1
Giethoorn (city in the Netherlands)

羊角豆 羊角豆 yang2 jiao3 dou4
okra (Hibiscus esculentus); lady's fingers

羊角疯 羊角瘋 yang2 jiao3 feng1
variant of 羊角風|羊角风

羊角风 羊角風 yang2 jiao3 feng1
epilepsy

羊角面包 羊角麵包 yang2 jiao3 mian4 bao1
croissant

羊角芹 羊角芹 yang2 jiao3 qin2
ground-elder (Aegopodium podagraria)

羊毛 羊毛 yang2 mao2
fleece; wool; woolen

羊毛出在羊身上 羊毛出在羊身上 yang2 mao2 chu1 zai4 yang2 shen1 shang4
lit. wool comes from the sheep's back (idiom); One gets the benefit, but the price has been paid.; Nothing comes for free.

羊毛毯 羊毛毯 yang2 mao2 tan3
woolen blanket

羊毛线 羊毛線 yang2 mao2 xian4
knitting wool; wool yarn

羊毛脂 羊毛脂 yang2 mao2 zhi1
lanolin; wool oil

羊膜 羊膜 yang2 mo2
amniotic (fluid); amnion

羊膜穿刺术 羊膜穿刺術 yang2 mo2 chuan1 ci4 shu4
amniocentesis

羊奶 羊奶 yang2 nai3
sheep's milk

羊男 羊男 yang2 nan2
goat-man; faun of Greek mythology

羊年 羊年 yang2 nian2
Year of the Ram (e.g. 2003)

羊排 羊排 yang2 pai2
lamb chop

羊皮 羊皮 yang2 pi2
sheepskin

羊皮纸 羊皮紙 yang2 pi2 zhi3
parchment

羊群 羊群 yang2 qun2
flock of sheep

羊肉 羊肉 yang2 rou4
mutton; goat meat

羊肉串 羊肉串 yang2 rou4 chuan4
lamb kebab

羊肉馅 羊肉餡 yang2 rou4 xian4
minced mutton

羊入虎口 羊入虎口 yang2 ru4 hu3 kou3
lit. a lamb in a tiger's den (idiom); fig. to tread dangerous ground

羊瘙痒病 羊瘙癢病 yang2 sao4 yang3 bing4
scrapie (prion disease of sheep)

羊瘙痒症 羊瘙癢症 yang2 sao4 yang3 zheng4
scrapie (prion disease of sheep)

羊水 羊水 yang2 shui3
amniotic fluid

羊水穿刺 羊水穿刺 yang2 shui3 chuan1 ci4
amniocentesis (used in Taiwan)

羊桃 羊桃 yang2 tao2
variant of 楊桃|杨桃; carambola; star fruit

羊头 羊頭 yang2 tou2
sheep's head; fig. advertisement for good meat

羊头狗肉 羊頭狗肉 yang2 tou2 gou3 rou4
see 掛羊頭賣狗肉|挂羊头卖狗肉

羊驼 羊駝 yang2 tuo2
alpaca

羊痫风 羊癇風 yang2 xian2 feng1
epilepsy

羊痒疫 羊癢疫 yang2 yang3 yi4
scrapie (prion disease of sheep)

羊油 羊油 yang2 you2
sheep's fat; suet; mutton tallow

羊栈 羊棧 yang2 zhan4
sheep or goat pen

羊脂白玉 羊脂白玉 yang2 zhi1 bai2 yu4
sheep-fat white jade, a type of jade

羊质虎皮 羊質虎皮 yang2 zhi4 hu3 pi2
lit. the heart of a sheep in the skin of a tiger (idiom); fig. impressive in appearance but lacking in substance; braggart

羊卓错 羊卓錯 yang2 zhuo2 cuo4
Yamdroktso lake in central Tibet

养羊 養羊 yang3 yang2
sheep husbandry

淫羊藿 淫羊藿 yin2 yang2 huo4
Epimedium, genus of herbaceous flowering plant, cultivated in the Far East as aphrodisiac; also called barrenwort or horny goatweed (said to resemble crushed goat's testicles)

羱羊 羱羊 yuan2 yang2
ibex

啄羊鹦鹉 啄羊鸚鵡 zhuo2 yang2 ying1 wu3
kea (Nestor notabilis)