Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)
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Medical name (in English)
Traditional Chinese characters:
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歸來 ( gui lai / guī lái ) is composed of these characters*:
*Please note that these are simplified (not traditional) characters. Clicking on one of these characters will take you to the "normal" Han Trainer Dictionary for Chinese Language.
歸來 ( gui lai / guī lái ) in modern (simplified) characters
In Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), traditional Chinese characters are normally used to designate the points.
The Stomach Meridian
Meaning of of this acupuncture point's individual characters
as well as interpretation of the entire term in context with TCM
to come home | to come | come back
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Version 5.40 / Last updated: 2023-07-15