sable or marten (genus Martes)

strokes 12
strokes after radical 5
貂蝉 貂蟬 diao1 chan2
Diaochan (-192), one of the Four legendary beauties 四大美女, in fiction a famous beauty at the break-up of Han dynasty, given as concubine to usurping warlord Dong Zhuo 董卓 to ensure his overthrow by fighting hero Lü Bu 呂布|吕布

貂皮 貂皮 diao1 pi2
mink fur

貂裘换酒 貂裘換酒 diao1 qiu2 huan4 jiu3
lit. to trade a fur coat for wine (idiom); fig. (of wealthy people) to lead a dissolute and extravagant life

貂熊 貂熊 diao1 xiong2
wolverine (Gulo gulo)

狗尾续貂 狗尾續貂 gou3 wei3 xu4 diao1
lit. to use a dog's tail as a substitute for sable fur (idiom); fig. a worthless sequel to a masterpiece

黑貂 黑貂 hei1 diao1
sable (Martes zibellina)

三貂角 三貂角 san1 diao1 jiao3
Cape San Diego or Santiao, easternmost point of Taiwan Island

水貂 水貂 shui3 diao1
mink (Mustela lutreola, M. vison)

雪貂 雪貂 xue3 diao1

紫貂 紫貂 zi3 diao1
sable (Martes zibellina)