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先 is a 6 stroke, simplified and traditional Chinese character and is pronounced as xiān in the first tone.
Your first sun receives your legacy, and in Chinese history that was giving your first sun your Cow/OX.
the first son is given a cow
He lays his mother’s will across the table and reads that [she ‘n] his father have left him, their first son 儿, their prized cow ⺧.
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Definitions for 先 pronounced as xiān
- in advance
The most common words for 先 — see all
- Mister (Mr.)
- doctor (dialect)
- first (of all)
- in the first place
- to have priority
- to take precedence
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