fragrant; sweet smelling; aromatic; savory or appetizing; (to eat) with relish; (of sleep) sound; perfume or spice; joss or incense stick

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阿拉伯茴香 阿拉伯茴香 a1 la1 bo2 hui2 xiang1
see 孜然, cumin

艾纳香 艾納香 ai4 na4 xiang1
sambong (Blumea balsamifera)

安息茴香 安息茴香 an1 xi1 hui2 xiang1
see 孜然, cumin

安息香 安息香 an1 xi1 xiang1
Styrax officinalis or Styrax benzoin; benzoin resin (used in TCM); Benzoinum

安息香科 安息香科 an1 xi1 xiang1 ke1
Styracaceae, tree family including silver-bell, snowdrop and benzoin

安息香属 安息香屬 an1 xi1 xiang1 shu3
Styrax (tree genus); snowdrop; benzoin

安息香脂 安息香脂 an1 xi1 xiang1 zhi1
benzoinum; benzoin resin (used in TCM)

暗香疏影 暗香疏影 an4 xiang1 shu1 ying3
(poetic depiction of plum blossom)

八角茴香 八角茴香 ba1 jiao3 hui2 xiang1
Chinese anise; star anise; Fructus Anisi stellati

白香词谱 白香詞譜 bai2 xiang1 ci2 pu3
Anthology of ci poems tunes (1795), edited by Xu Menglan 舒夢蘭|舒梦兰, with 100 accessible poems from Tang through to Qing times

百里香 百里香 bai3 li3 xiang1
thyme (Thymus vulgaris)

百香 百香 bai3 xiang1
passion fruit

百香果 百香果 bai3 xiang1 guo3
passion fruit

宝马香车 寶馬香車 bao3 ma3 xiang1 che1
precious horses and magnificent carriage (idiom); rich family with extravagant lifestyle; ostentatious display of luxury

残香 殘香 can2 xiang1
lingering fragrance

朝山进香 朝山進香 chao2 shan1 jin4 xiang1
to go on a pilgrimage and offer incense (idiom)

沉香 沉香 chen2 xiang1
Chinese eaglewood; agarwood tree (Aquilaria agallocha); lignum aloes

陈香梅 陳香梅 chen2 xiang1 mei2
Chen Xiangmei (1925-), a.k.a. Anna Chennault, born in Beijing, US Republican Party politician, widow of Claire Lee Chennault 陳納德|陈纳德

吃香 吃香 chi1 xiang1
very popular

吃香喝辣 吃香喝辣 chi1 xiang1 he1 la4
lit. to eat delicious food and drink hard liquor (idiom); fig. to live well

齿颊生香 齒頰生香 chi3 jia2 sheng1 xiang1
lit. to feel the taste in one's mouth (idiom); fig. to water at the mouth; to drool in anticipation

川木香 川木香 chuan1 mu4 xiang1
root of Vladimiria souliei (used in TCM); Dolomiaea souliei

大茴香 大茴香 da4 hui2 xiang1
Chinese anise; star anise

大茴香子 大茴香子 da4 hui2 xiang1 zi5

丁香 丁香 ding1 xiang1
lilac (Syringia vulgaris); clove (Eugenia aromatica)

多香果 多香果 duo1 xiang1 guo3
all-spice (Pimenta dioica); Jamaican pepper

芳香 芳香 fang1 xiang1
balmy; fragrant; aromatic (chemistry)

芳香醋 芳香醋 fang1 xiang1 cu4
balsamic vinegar

芳香环 芳香環 fang1 xiang1 huan2
benzene ring (chemistry); aromatic ring

芳香疗法 芳香療法 fang1 xiang1 liao3 fa3

芳香烃 芳香烴 fang1 xiang1 ting1
aromatic hydrocarbon (i.e. involving benzene ring)

芬香 芬香 fen1 xiang1
fragrance; fragrant

焚香 焚香 fen2 xiang1
to burn incense

焚香敬神 焚香敬神 fen2 xiang1 jing4 shen2
to burn incense in prayer to a God

枫香木 楓香木 feng1 xiang1 mu4
Chinese sweetgum (Liquidambar formosana)

枫香树 楓香樹 feng1 xiang1 shu4
Chinese sweetgum (Liquidambar formosana)

佛香阁 佛香閣 fo2 xiang1 ge2
Tower of Buddhist incense in Summer Palace 頤和園|颐和园, Beijing

古色古香 古色古香 gu3 se4 gu3 xiang1
interesting and appealing (of old locations, objects etc)

广藿香 廣藿香 guang3 huo4 xiang1
(botany) patchouli (Pogostemon cablin)

国色天香 國色天香 guo2 se4 tian1 xiang1
national grace, divine fragrance (idiom); an outstanding beauty

过滤嘴香烟 過濾嘴香煙 guo4 lv4 zui3 xiang1 yan1
filter-tipped cigarette

花香 花香 hua1 xiang1
fragrance of flowers

皇家香港警察 皇家香港警察 huang2 jia1 xiang1 gang3 jing3 cha2
Royal Hong Kong Police Force (1969-1997)

茴香 茴香 hui2 xiang1
fennel (Foeniculum vulgare)

茴香籽 茴香籽 hui2 xiang1 zi3
cumin; fennel seed

藿香 藿香 huo4 xiang1
wrinkled giant hyssop; Agastache rugosa (botany)

拣佛烧香 揀佛燒香 jian3 fo2 shao1 xiang1
to choose which Buddha to burn incense to (idiom); fig. to curry favor from the right person

进香 進香 jin4 xiang1
to burn incense at a temple

酒香不怕巷子深 酒香不怕巷子深 jiu3 xiang1 bu4 pa4 xiang4 zi5 shen1
fragrant wine fears no dark alley (idiom); quality goods need no advertising

九香虫 九香蟲 jiu3 xiang1 chong2
brown marmorated stink bug (BMSB)

烤胡椒香肠 烤胡椒香腸 kao3 hu2 jiao1 xiang1 chang2
roast pepper sausage; pepperoni

口齿生香 口齒生香 kou3 chi3 sheng1 xiang1
eloquence that generates perfume (idiom); profound and significant text

口香糖 口香糖 kou3 xiang1 tang2
chewing gum

怜香惜玉 憐香惜玉 lian2 xiang1 xi1 yu4
to have tender, protective feelings for the fairer sex (idiom)

留兰香 留蘭香 liu2 lan2 xiang1

龙涎香 龍涎香 long2 xian2 xiang1

麦香堡 麥香堡 mai4 xiang1 bao3
Big Mac hamburger (Tw) (old); now referred to (in Taiwan) as 大麥克|大麦克

迷迭香 迷迭香 mi2 die2 xiang1
rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis)

迷魂香 迷魂香 mi2 hun2 xiang1
a kind of sleeping gas or smoke used by thieves to incapacitate victims

抹香鲸 抹香鯨 mo3 xiang1 jing1
sperm whale (Physeter macrocephalus); cachalot

木香 木香 mu4 xiang1
costus root (medicinal herb); aucklandia; Saussurea costus; Dolomiaea souliei

拈香 拈香 nian1 xiang1
burn incense

鸟语花香 鳥語花香 niao3 yu3 hua1 xiang1
lit. birdsong and fragrant flowers (idiom); fig. the intoxication of a beautiful spring day

浓香 濃香 nong2 xiang1
strong fragrance; pungent

泡泡口香糖 泡泡口香糖 pao4 pao4 kou3 xiang1 tang2

喷喷香 噴噴香 pen1 pen1 xiang1
see 香噴噴|香喷喷

平时不烧香,临时抱佛脚 平時不燒香,臨時抱佛腳 ping2 shi2 bu4 shao1 xiang1 - lin2 shi2 bao4 fo2 jiao3
lit. to clasp the Buddha's feet when danger arises (idiom); fig. to profess devotion only when in trouble; doing things at the last minute; to make a hasty last-minute effort (often refers to cramming for exams)

七里香 七里香 qi1 li3 xiang1
orange jasmine (Murraya paniculata); "chicken butt", popular Taiwan snack on a stick, made of marinated "white cut chicken" butt

清香 清香 qing1 xiang1
sweet scent; fragrant odor

燃香 燃香 ran2 xiang1
to burn incense

热香饼 熱香餅 re4 xiang1 bing3

乳香 乳香 ru3 xiang1

瑞香 瑞香 rui4 xiang1
winter daphne

色香味俱全 色香味俱全 se4 xiang1 wei4 ju4 quan2
to smell, look and taste great

烧高香 燒高香 shao1 gao1 xiang1
to burn incense; to thank profusely

烧香 燒香 shao1 xiang1
to burn incense

烧香拜佛 燒香拜佛 shao1 xiang1 bai4 fo2
to burn incense and worship Buddha

奢香 奢香 she1 xiang1
She Xiang (c. 1361-1396), lady who served as Yi ethnic group leader in Yunnan in early Ming times

麝香 麝香 she4 xiang1

麝香草 麝香草 she4 xiang1 cao3

麝香猫 麝香貓 she4 xiang1 mao1
civet (zoology)

麝香石竹 麝香石竹 she4 xiang1 shi2 zhu2
grenadine; carnation; clove pink; Dianthus caryophyllus (botany)

书香 書香 shu1 xiang1
literary reputation

书香门第 書香門第 shu1 xiang1 men2 di4
family with a literary reputation (idiom); literary family

松香 松香 song1 xiang1
rosin; pine rosin

苏合香 蘇合香 su1 he2 xiang1
snowdrop bush (Styrax officinalis); gum storax, used in TCM

檀香 檀香 tan2 xiang1

檀香山 檀香山 tan2 xiang1 shan1
Honolulu, capital of Hawaii; also transliterated as 火奴魯魯|火奴鲁鲁

体香剂 體香劑 ti3 xiang1 ji4
(personal) deodorant

天香国色 天香國色 tian1 xiang1 guo2 se4
divine fragrance, national grace (idiom); an outstanding beauty

偷香窃玉 偷香竊玉 tou1 xiang1 qie4 yu4
lit. stolen scent, pilfered jade (idiom); philandering; secret illicit sex

头香 頭香 tou2 xiang1
the first stick of incense placed in the censer (believed to bring good luck esp. during festivities); (slang) (Tw) the first reply to a blog post etc

土茴香 土茴香 tu3 hui2 xiang1
dill seed

土香 土香 tu3 xiang1
see 香附

蚊香 蚊香 wen2 xiang1
mosquito-repellent incense or coil

五香 五香 wu3 xiang1
five spice seasoned; incorporating the five basic flavors of Chinese cooking (sweet, sour, bitter, savory, salty)

五香粉 五香粉 wu3 xiang1 fen3
five spices powder

惜香怜玉 惜香憐玉 xi1 xiang1 lian2 yu4
see 憐香惜玉|怜香惜玉

细香葱 細香蔥 xi4 xiang1 cong1

香案 香案 xiang1 an4
incense burner table

香巴拉 香巴拉 xiang1 ba1 la1
Shambhala, mythical place (Buddhism, Hinduism)

香包 香包 xiang1 bao1
a small bag full of fragrance used on Dragon boat Festival

香槟 香檳 xiang1 bin1
champagne (loanword)

香槟酒 香檳酒 xiang1 bin1 jiu3
champagne (loanword)

香波 香波 xiang1 bo1
shampoo (loanword); see 洗髮皂|洗发皂

香饽饽 香餑餑 xiang1 bo1 bo5
delicious cakes; popular person; sth that is in high demand

香薄荷 香薄荷 xiang1 bo4 he5
savory (herb)

香菜 香菜 xiang1 cai4
coriander; cilantro; Coriandrum sativum

香菜叶 香菜葉 xiang1 cai4 ye4
coriander leaf

香草 香草 xiang1 cao3
aromatic herb; vanilla; alternative name for Eupatorium fortunei; (fig.) loyal and dependable person (old)

香草精 香草精 xiang1 cao3 jing1
vanilla; vanilla extract; methyl vanillin C8H8O3

香草兰 香草蘭 xiang1 cao3 lan2
vanilla (Vanilla planifolia)

香肠 香腸 xiang1 chang2

香巢 香巢 xiang1 chao2
a love nest; a place of secret cohabitation (also derogatory)

香车宝马 香車寶馬 xiang1 che1 bao3 ma3
magnificent carriage and precious horses (idiom); rich family with extravagant lifestyle; ostentatious display of luxury

香橙 香橙 xiang1 cheng2
orange (tree and fruit)

香椿 香椿 xiang1 chun1
Chinese toon (Toona sinensis)

香纯 香純 xiang1 chun2
variant of 香醇

香醇 香醇 xiang1 chun2
rich and mellow (flavor or aroma)

香醋 香醋 xiang1 cu4
aromatic vinegar; balsamic vinegar

香坊 香坊 xiang1 fang1
Xiangfang district of Harbin 哈爾濱|哈尔滨 in Heilongjiang

香坊区 香坊區 xiang1 fang1 qu1
Xiangfang district of Harbin 哈爾濱|哈尔滨 in Heilongjiang

香粉 香粉 xiang1 fen3
face powder; talcum powder

香附 香附 xiang1 fu4
red nut sedge (Cyperus rotundus)

香馥馥 香馥馥 xiang1 fu4 fu4
richly scented; strongly perfumed

香干 香乾 xiang1 gan1
smoked bean curd

香港 香港 xiang1 gang3
Hong Kong

香港大学 香港大學 xiang1 gang3 da4 xue2
The University of Hong Kong

香港岛 香港島 xiang1 gang3 dao3
Hong Kong Island

香港电台 香港電台 xiang1 gang3 dian4 tai2
Radio Television Hong Kong (RTHK), public broadcaster

香港工会联合会 香港工會聯合會 xiang1 gang3 gong1 hui4 lian2 he2 hui4
Hong Kong Federation of Trade Unions

香港红十字会 香港紅十字會 xiang1 gang3 hong2 shi2 zi4 hui4
Hong Kong Red Cross

香港交易所 香港交易所 xiang1 gang3 jiao1 yi4 suo3
Hong Kong Stock Exchange

香港脚 香港腳 xiang1 gang3 jiao3
athlete's foot

香港金融管理局 香港金融管理局 xiang1 gang3 jin1 rong2 guan3 li3 ju2
Hong Kong Monetary Authority

香港警察 香港警察 xiang1 gang3 jing3 cha2
Hong Kong Police Force (since 1997)

香港科技大学 香港科技大學 xiang1 gang3 ke1 ji4 da4 xue2
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

香港理工大学 香港理工大學 xiang1 gang3 li3 gong1 da4 xue2
Hong Kong Polytechnic University

香港贸易发展局 香港貿易發展局 xiang1 gang3 mao4 yi4 fa1 zhan3 ju2
Hong Kong Trade Development Council

香港人 香港人 xiang1 gang3 ren2
Hong Kong person or people

香港湿地公园 香港濕地公園 xiang1 gang3 shi1 di4 gong1 yuan2
Hong Kong Wetland Park, in Yuen Long, New Territories

香港文化中心 香港文化中心 xiang1 gang3 wen2 hua4 zhong1 xin1
Hong Kong Cultural Center

香港银行公会 香港銀行公會 xiang1 gang3 yin2 hang2 gong1 hui4
Hong Kong Association of Banks

香港中文大学 香港中文大學 xiang1 gang3 zhong1 wen2 da4 xue2
Chinese University of Hong Kong

香港足球总会 香港足球總會 xiang1 gang3 zu2 qiu2 zong3 hui4
Hong Kong Football Association

香格里拉 香格里拉 xiang1 ge2 li3 la1
Shangri-La (mythical location); Shangri-La town and county in Dêqên or Diqing Tibetan autonomous prefecture 迪慶藏族自治州|迪庆藏族自治州, northwest Yunnan; formerly Gyeltang or Gyalthang, Chinese 中甸 in Tibetan province of Kham

香格里拉县 香格里拉縣 xiang1 ge2 li3 la1 xian4
Shangri-La county in Dêqên or Diqing Tibetan autonomous prefecture 迪慶藏族自治州|迪庆藏族自治州, northwest Yunnan; formerly Gyeltang or Gyalthang, Chinese 中甸 in Tibetan province of Kham

香根草 香根草 xiang1 gen1 cao3
vetiver grass (Vetiveria zizanoides)

香菇 香菇 xiang1 gu1
shiitake (Lentinus edodes), an edible mushroom

香菰 香菰 xiang1 gu1
variant of 香菇

香瓜 香瓜 xiang1 gua1
cantaloupe melon

香闺 香閨 xiang1 gui1
a woman's rooms

香桂 香桂 xiang1 gui4
see 桂皮, Chinese cinnamon

香河 香河 xiang1 he2
Xianghe county in Langfang 廊坊, Hebei

香河县 香河縣 xiang1 he2 xian4
Xianghe county in Langfang 廊坊, Hebei

香花 香花 xiang1 hua1
fragrant flower; fig. beneficial (of artworks etc)

香滑 香滑 xiang1 hua2

香会 香會 xiang1 hui4
a company of pilgrims

香火 香火 xiang1 huo3
incense burning in front of a temple; burning joss sticks

香火不绝 香火不絕 xiang1 huo3 bu4 jue2
an unending stream of pilgrims

香火钱 香火錢 xiang1 huo3 qian2
donations to a temple

香几 香几 xiang1 ji1
a small table to accommodate an incense burner

香蕉 香蕉 xiang1 jiao1

香蕉人 香蕉人 xiang1 jiao1 ren2
banana person (yellow outside, white inside); mildly pejorative term used by Chinese for assimilated Asian Americans; Westernized person of Asian appearance

香娇玉嫩 香嬌玉嫩 xiang1 jiao1 yu4 nen4
a beautiful woman

香精 香精 xiang1 jing1
seasoning; condiment; flavoring; dressing; essences

香客 香客 xiang1 ke4
Buddhist pilgrim; Buddhist worshipper

香口胶 香口膠 xiang1 kou3 jiao1
chewing gum

香辣椒 香辣椒 xiang1 la4 jiao1
all-spice (Pimenta dioica); Jamaican pepper

香料 香料 xiang1 liao4
spice; flavoring; condiment; perfume

香炉 香爐 xiang1 lu2
a censer (for burning incense); incense burner; thurible

香轮宝骑 香輪寶騎 xiang1 lun2 bao3 qi2
magnificent carriage and precious horses (idiom); rich family with extravagant lifestyle; ostentatious display of luxury

香茅 香茅 xiang1 mao2
lemon grass (Cymbopogon flexuosus)

香木 香木 xiang1 mu4
incense wood

香奈儿 香奈兒 xiang1 nai4 er2
Chanel (brand name)

香囊 香囊 xiang1 nang2
spice bag

香泡树 香泡樹 xiang1 pao1 shu4
citron (Citrus medica); grapefruit

香喷喷 香噴噴 xiang1 pen1 pen1
delicious; savory

香片 香片 xiang1 pian4
jasmine tea; scented tea

香蒲 香蒲 xiang1 pu2
Typha orientalis; broadleaf cumbungi; bulrush; cattail

香气 香氣 xiang1 qi4
fragrance; aroma; incense

香肉 香肉 xiang1 rou4
(dialect) dog meat

香山 香山 xiang1 shan1
Fragrance Hill (a park in Beijing)

香山区 香山區 xiang1 shan1 qu1
Hsiangshan district of Hsinchu City 新竹市, Taiwan

香水 香水 xiang1 shui3
perfume; cologne

香颂 香頌 xiang1 song4
chanson (loanword)

香酥 香酥 xiang1 su1

香蒜酱 香蒜醬 xiang1 suan4 jiang4
garlic sauce; pesto

香荽 香荽 xiang1 sui1

香汤沐浴 香湯沐浴 xiang1 tang1 mu4 yu4
to bathe in a fragrant hot spring (idiom)

香体剂 香體劑 xiang1 ti3 ji4

香甜 香甜 xiang1 tian2
fragrant and sweet; sound (sleep)

香豌豆 香豌豆 xiang1 wan1 dou4
sweet pea (Lathyrus odoratus)

香碗豆 香碗豆 xiang1 wan3 dou4
sweet pea (Lathyrus odoratus)

香味 香味 xiang1 wei4
fragrance; bouquet; sweet smell

香味扑鼻 香味撲鼻 xiang1 wei4 pu1 bi2
exotic odors assail the nostrils (idiom)

香吻 香吻 xiang1 wen3

香腺 香腺 xiang1 xian4
perfume gland; musk gland

香榭丽舍 香榭麗舍 xiang1 xie4 li4 she4
Champs Élysées

香榭丽舍大街 香榭麗舍大街 xiang1 xie4 li4 she4 da4 jie1
Avenue des Champs-Élysées

香薰 香薰 xiang1 xun1

香熏 香燻 xiang1 xun1

香熏疗法 香燻療法 xiang1 xun1 liao2 fa3
aromatherapy (alternative medicine)

香蕈 香蕈 xiang1 xun4
shiitake (Lentinus edodes), an edible mushroom

香烟 香煙 xiang1 yan1
cigarette; smoke from burning incense

香艳 香艷 xiang1 yan4
alluring; erotic; romantic

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

香液 香液 xiang1 ye4
perfume; balsam

香叶 香葉 xiang1 ye4
bay leaf; laurel leaf

香胰子 香胰子 xiang1 yi2 zi5
toilet soap

香油 香油 xiang1 you2
sesame oil; perfumed oil

香鼬 香鼬 xiang1 you4
mountain weasel; alpine weasel

香橼 香櫞 xiang1 yuan2

香皂 香皂 xiang1 zao4
perfumed soap; toilet soap

香獐子 香獐子 xiang1 zhang1 zi5
musk deer (Moschus moschiferus)

香脂 香脂 xiang1 zhi1
balsam; face cream

香洲 香洲 xiang1 zhou1
Xiangzhou district of Zhuhai city 珠海市, Guangdong

香洲区 香洲區 xiang1 zhou1 qu1
Xiangzhou district of Zhuhai city 珠海市, Guangdong

香烛 香燭 xiang1 zhu2
joss stick and candle

香子兰 香子蘭 xiang1 zi3 lan2
vanilla; Vanilla planifolia

小茴香 小茴香 xiao3 hui2 xiang1
fennel; fennel seed

馨香 馨香 xin1 xiang1
fragrance; fragrant (of incense)

熏香 熏香 xun1 xiang1

雅拉香波神山 雅拉香波神山 ya3 la1 xiang1 bo1 shen2 shan1
Mt Yarla Shampo, in Dawu County 道孚縣|道孚县, Garze Tibetan autonomous prefecture, Sichuan

雅拉香波雪山 雅拉香波雪山 ya3 la1 xiang1 bo1 xue3 shan1
Mt Yarla Shampo, in Dawu County 道孚縣|道孚县, Garze Tibetan autonomous prefecture, Sichuan

洋香菜 洋香菜 yang2 xiang1 cai4

椰林飘香 椰林飄香 ye1 lin2 piao1 xiang1
pina colada (cocktail)

夜来香 夜來香 ye4 lai2 xiang1
tuberose; Cestrum nocturnum, see also 夜香木

夜香木 夜香木 ye4 xiang1 mu4
Cestrum nocturnum

异香 異香 yi4 xiang1
rare perfume

异香扑鼻 異香撲鼻 yi4 xiang1 pu1 bi2
exotic odors assail the nostrils (idiom)

幽香 幽香 you1 xiang1
delicate fragrance

鱼香 魚香 yu2 xiang1
yuxiang, a seasoning of Chinese cuisine that typically contains garlic, scallions, ginger, sugar, salt, chili peppers etc, but no seafood, although yuxiang literally means "fish fragrance"

鱼香肉丝 魚香肉絲 yu2 xiang1 rou4 si1
pork strips stir-fried with yuxiang 魚香|鱼香

郁金香 鬱金香 yu4 jin1 xiang1

芸香 蕓香 yun2 xiang1
Rutaceae; the citrus family

藏茴香果 藏茴香果 zang4 hui2 xiang1 guo3

葬玉埋香 葬玉埋香 zang4 yu4 mai2 xiang1
lit. burying jade and interring incense (idiom); funeral for a beautiful person

中央人民政府驻香港特别行政区联络办公室 中央人民政府駐香港特別行政區聯絡辦公室 zhong1 yang1 ren2 min2 zheng4 fu3 zhu4 xiang1 gang3 te4 bie2 xing2 zheng4 qu1 lian2 luo4 ban4 gong1 shi4
Liaison Office of the Central People's Government in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region

中远香港集团 中遠香港集團 zhong1 yuan3 xiang1 gang3 ji2 tuan2
COSCO Hong Kong Group

众香子 眾香子 zhong4 xiang1 zi5
all-spice (Pimenta dioica); Jamaican pepper

驻香港 駐香港 zhu4 xiang1 gang3
stationed in Hong Kong

紫丁香 紫丁香 zi3 ding1 xiang1