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yacht {n} (slick and light ship)  :: 游艇 /yóutǐng/
yachtsman {n} (man who sails a yacht)  :: 帆船運動員, 帆船运动员 [sportsman], 遊艇主, 游艇主 /yóutǐngzhǔ/ [owner]
Yahoo! {prop} (a popular web portal)  :: 雅虎! /Yǎhǔ!/, 雅虎 /Yǎhǔ/
Yahweh {prop} (personal name of God)  :: 耶和華, 耶和华 /Yēhéhuá/
yak {n} (ox-like mammal)  :: 牦牛 /máoniú/
Yakut {prop} (language)  :: 雅庫特語, 雅库特语 /Yǎkùtèyǔ/
Yakutsk {prop} (city in Russia)  :: 雅庫茨克, 雅库茨克 /Yǎkùcíkè/
yakuza {n} (Japanese organized crime gang)  :: 極道, 极道 /jídào/, 如龍, 如龙 /rúlóng/, 日本黑道 /Rìběn hēidào/
yakuza {n} (member of a Japanese organized crime gang)  :: 極道, 极道 /jídào/, 如龍, 如龙 /rúlóng/
Yale {prop} (romanisation scheme)  :: 耶魯拼音, 耶鲁拼音 /Yélǔ pīnyīn/
Yale {prop} (university)  :: 耶魯大學, 耶鲁大学 /Yélǔ dàxué/
Yalta {prop} (city in Ukraine)  :: 雅爾塔, 雅尔塔 /Yǎ'ěrtǎ/
yam {n} (any Dioscorea vine)  :: 山藥 山药 /shānyào/
Yamagata {prop} (Yamagata, Japan)  :: 山形 /Shānxíng/
Yamaguchi {prop} (Yamaguchi, Japan)  :: 山口 /Shānkǒu/
Yamal {prop} (a large peninsula in the Russian North)  :: 亞馬爾半島, 亚马尔半岛 /Yàmǎ'ěr bàndǎo/, 亞馬爾, 亚马尔 /Yàmǎ'ěr/
Yamanashi {prop} (Yamanashi, Japan)  :: 山梨 /Shānlí/
Yamato {prop} (ancient name for Japan)  :: 大和 /Dàhé/
Yamoussoukro {prop} (official capital of Côte d'Ivoire)  :: 亞穆蘇克羅, 亚穆苏克罗 /Yàmùsūkèluó/
yang {n} (essential male principle)  :: , /yáng/
yangmei {n} (fruit)  :: 杨梅 /yángméi/
Yangon {prop} (largest city in Myanmar)  :: 仰光 /Yǎngguāng/
Yangtze {prop} (river)  :: 長江, 长江 /Cháng Jiāng/, 揚子江, 扬子江 /Yángzǐ Jiāng/
Yangzhou {prop} (a prefecture-level city in northern China)  :: 揚州, 扬州 /Yángzhōu/
Yankee {n} (native or inhabitant of the USA)  :: 揚基, 扬基 /Yángjī/, [derogatory] 美國佬, 美国佬 /Měiguólǎo/
Yantai {prop} (a city of China)  :: 煙臺 or 煙台, 烟台 /Yāntái/
Yanukovych {prop} (Ukrainian surname)  :: 亞努科維奇, 亚努科维奇 /Yànǔkēwéiqí/
Yao {prop} (ethnic group in China)  :: 瑤族, 瑶族 /Yáozú/
Yaoundé {prop} (capital of Cameroon)  :: 雅溫得, 雅温得 /Yǎwēndé/
Yap {prop} (an atoll in the Caroline Islands of western Micronesia)  :: 雅蒲島, 雅蒲岛 /Yǎpú dǎo/
yard {n} (land around a house)  :: 院子 /yuànzi/, 庭院 /tíngyuàn/
yard {n} (three feet)  :: , /mǎ/
yardlong bean {n} (Vigna unguiculata sesquipedalis)  :: 豆角 /dòujiǎo/
yardstick {n} (standard to which other measurements or comparisons are judged)  :: 尺度 /chǐdù/, 標準, 标准 /biāozhǔn/
yarmulke {n} (Skullcap worn by religious Jewish males)  :: 卡巴 /kǎbā/
yarn {n} (fiber strand for knitting or weaving)  :: 紗線, 纱线 /shāxiàn/, , /shā/
Yaroslavl {prop} (city)  :: 雅羅斯拉夫爾, 雅罗斯拉夫尔 /Yǎluósīlāfū'ěr/
yarrow {n} (any of several pungent Eurasian and North American herbs, of the genus Achillea)  :: /shī/
yashmak {n} (a veil worn by Muslim women)  :: 面紗, 面纱 /miànshā/
yataghan {n} (type of sword)  :: 彎刀, 弯刀 /wāndāo/
yawn {n} (the action of yawning)  :: 哈欠 /hāqian/
yawn {v} (open the mouth and take a deep breath)  :: 打哈欠 /dǎ hāqian/
yay {interj} (an expression of happiness)  :: 好哇 /hǎowā/, 萬歲, 万岁 /wànsuì/
yeah {adv} (yes)  :: 是啊 /shì a/, , /duì a/, /à/, /ǹg/
year {n} (a level or grade at school or college)  :: 年級, 年级 /niánjí/, [academic year] 學年, 学年 /xuénián/
year {n} (a period between set dates that mark a year)  :: 年度
year {n} (time it takes for the Earth to complete one revolution of the Sun)  :: /nián/, [colloquial] 年頭, 年头 /niántóu/
yearbook {n} (reference book, published annually)  :: 年鑑, 年鑒, 年鉴 /niánjiàn/
year-end {adj} (on the end of the year)  :: 年末的 /niánmò de/, 年終亞的, 年终的 /niánzhōng de/, 年尾的 /niánwěi de/
year in, year out {adv} (during every year)  :: 年復一年, 年复一年 /niánfùyīnián/, 年年 /niánnián/
yearly {adj} (happening once every year)  :: 每年的 /měinián-de/
yearly {adv} (once a year)  :: 每年 /měinián/
yearn {v} (to have a strong desire; to long)  :: 想念 /xiǎngniàn/, 思念 /sīniàn/, 盼念 /pànniàn/
yearning {n} (wistful or melancholy longing)  :: 憧憬 /chōngjǐng/
yeast {n} (cake or dried granules used to make bread dough rise)  :: 酵母 /jiàomǔ/
yeast {n} (froth used in medicine, baking and brewing)  :: 酵母 /jiàomǔ/
yeast {n} (fungus)  :: 酵母 /jiàomǔ/
Yekaterinburg {prop} (city in Russia)  :: 葉卡捷琳堡, 叶卡捷琳堡 /Yèkǎjiélínbǎo/
Yelena {prop} (Russian female name)  :: 叶莲娜 /Yèliánnà/
yell {v} (shout (verb))  :: 叫喊 /jiàohǎn/, /jiào/
yellow {adj} (having yellow as its colour)  :: , /huáng/; [Northern China] /Harbin/: /xuaŋ24/; Southwest Mandarin /Liuzhou/: /huaŋ31/; Southwest Mandarin /Chengdu/: /xuaŋ21/; [West China] /Ürümqi/: /xuɑŋ51/; [West China] /Xi'an/: /xuɑŋ24/; [Central China] /Wuhan/: /xuaŋ213/; [Jianghuai] /Xuzhou/: /xuaŋ55/; [Jianghuai] /Yangzhou/: /xuaŋ35/; Tuhua: /uaŋ13/
yellow {n} (colour)  :: /huáng/; [Northern China] Harbin: /xuaŋ24/; Southwest Mandarin Liuzhou: /huaŋ31/; Southwest Mandarin Chengdu: /xuaŋ21/; [West China] Ürümqi: /xuɑŋ51/; [West China] Xi'an: /xuɑŋ24/; [Central China] Wuhan: /xuaŋ213/; [Jianghuai] Xuzhou: /xuaŋ55/; [Jianghuai] Yangzhou: /xuaŋ35/
yellow-billed loon {n} (Gavia adamsii)  :: 白嘴潜鸟
yellow card {n} (card in sports)  :: 黃牌, 黄牌 /huángpái/
yellow fever {n} (illness)  :: 黃熱病, 黄热病 /huáng rèbìng/
yellowfin tuna {n} (edible species of tuna)  :: 黃鰭鮪, 黄鳍鲔 /huángqíwĕi/, 黃鰭金槍魚, 黄鳍金枪鱼 /huáng qíjīnqiāngyú/
Yellowknife {prop} (capital of the Northwest Territories, Canada)  :: 耶洛奈夫 /Yēluònàifū/, 黃刀鎮, 黄刀镇 /Huángdāo zhèn/
yellow light {n} (traffic light between the green light and the red light)  :: 黃燈, 黄灯 /huángdēng/
yellow pages {n} (telephone directory that lists commercial organisations)  :: 黄页, 电话簿
yellow peril {n} (perceived threat from East Asia)  :: 黃禍, 黄祸 /huánghuò/
yellow press {n} (newspapers which publish sensationalist articles)  :: 黃色新聞, 黄色新闻 /huángsè xīnwén/, 黃色新聞學, 黄色新闻学 /huángsè xīnwénxué/
Yellow Sea {prop} (Asian sea)  :: 黃海, 黄海 /Huánghǎi/
Yeltsin {prop} (Russian surname )  :: 葉利欽, 叶利钦 /Yèlìqīn/
Yemen {prop} (Republic of Yemen)  :: 也門, 也门 /Yěmén/; [Taiwan] 葉門, 叶门 /Yèmén/
yen {n} (coin or note of one yen)  :: 日圓, 日圆 /Rìyuán/, 日元 /Rìyuán/, [slang] 老日 /LǎoRì/
yen {n} (unit of Japanese currency)  :: 日圓, 日圆 /Rìyuán/, 日元 /Rìyuán/, [slang] 老日 /LǎoRì/
Yenisei {prop} (river in Russia)  :: 葉尼塞河, 叶尼塞河 /Yènísāi hé/
yep {n} (informal "yes")  :: 是啊 /shì a/, , /duì a/, /à/, /ǹg/
Yerevan {prop} (the capital of Armenia)  :: 埃里溫, 埃里温 /Āilǐwēn/ [PRC, HK], 葉里溫, 叶里温 /Yèlǐwēn/ [Taiwan]
yes {particle} (word used to indicate agreement or acceptance)  :: /shì/, , /duì/, /à/ [colloquial], /repeating the verb/attribute used in the question to mean "yes" 你知道吗? 知道/
yes and no {phrase} (indicating there is no simple "yes" or "no" answer)  :: 肯定否定 /jì kěndìng yòu fǒudìng/ [no exact equivalent exists]
yes man {n} (a person who always agrees with his employer or superior)  :: 好好先生 /hǎohǎo xiānshēng/ /"Mister Yes-Yes"/, 跟屁蟲, 跟屁虫 /gēn pì chóng/ ("fart following insect"), 應聲蟲, 应声虫 /yìngshēng chóng/ ("responding insect")
yesterday {adv} (on the day before today)  :: 昨天 /zuótiān/
yesterday {n} (day before today)  :: 昨天 /zuótiān/
yet {adv} (Thus far)  :: /hái/, /hái/
yeti {n} (unidentified animal)  :: 雪人 /xuěrén/, 野人 /yěrén/
yew {n} (tree or shrub of the genus Taxus)  :: 紅豆杉 /gōngdòushān/, 紫杉 /zǐshān/
yew {n}  :: 紫杉 /zǐ shān/
Yi {prop} (ethnic group)  :: 彝族 /Yízú/
Yichang {prop} (a city in China)  :: 宜昌 /Yíchāng/
Yiddish {n} (language)  :: 意第緒語, 意第绪语 /Yìdìxùyǔ/
yield {n} (quantity of something produced)  :: 收成 /shōuchéng/, 產量, 产量 /chǎnliàng/
yield {v} (to give as required)  :: 降服 /xiángfú/, 屈服 /qūfú/
yield {v} (to give way)  :: 讓步, 让步 /ràngbù/
yield {v} (to produce as return)  :: 產量, 产量 /chǎnliàng/, 產生, 产生 /chǎnshēng/
Yi Jing {prop} (Chinese classic text)  :: 易經, 易经 /Yìjīng/
yin {n} (essential female principle)  :: , /yīn/
Yinchuan {prop} (a city of China)  :: 銀川, 银川 /Yínchuān/
yin-yang {n} (a circular symbol consisting of a white and black droplet)  :: 陰陽, 阴阳 /yīnyáng/
yip {n} (sound a small dog makes)  :: 犬叫 /quan jiao/
YMCA {prop} (Young Men's Christian Association)  :: 基督教青年會 /jīdùjiào qīngnián huì/
yoga {n} (a Hindu discipline)  :: 瑜伽 /yújiā/, 瑜伽功 /yújiā-gōng/
yogurt {n} (a milk-based product thickened by a bacterium-aided curdling process)  :: 酸奶 /suānnǎi/
yoke {n} (wooden bar)  :: , /è/, 牛軛, 牛轭 /niú'è/
yoke {n} (wooden frame or bar for a person to carry a pair of buckets)  :: 擔杖
yokel {n} (person of rural background)  :: 鄉下人 /tǔbāozi/, 乡下人 /xiāngxiàrén/
yokel {n} (unsophisticated person)  :: 土包子 /tǔbāozi/, 鄉巴佬, 乡巴佬 /xiāngbalǎo/
Yokohama {prop} (a city of Japan)  :: 橫濱, 横滨 /Héngbīn/
yolk {n} (yellow of egg)  :: 蛋黄 /dànhuáng/
yonder {adv} (in a distant, indicated place)  :: (在)那邊, (在)那边 zài/ nàbiān/
yoni {n} (female sexual organs, or a symbol of them)  :: 約尼, 约尼 /yuēní/
Yorkshire {prop} (former large county)  :: 約克郡, 约克郡 /Yuēkèjùn/
Yorkshire pudding {n} (dish made from batter baked in fat)  :: 約克郡布丁, 约克郡布丁 /Yuēkèjùn bùdīng/, 約克夏布丁, 约克夏布丁 /Yuēkèxià bùdīng/
Yoruba {prop} (a sub-Saharan language)  :: 約魯巴語, 约鲁巴语 /Yāolǔbāyǔ, Yuēlǔbāyǔ/
Yoshkar-Ola {prop} (city in Russia)  :: 約什卡爾奧拉, 约什卡尔奥拉 /Yuēshíkǎ'ěr-Àolā/
you {determiner}  :: , /nǐ/, , /nín/
you {pron} (object pronoun: the group being addressed)  :: 你們, 你们 /nǐmen/
you {pron} (object pronoun: the person being addressed)  :: [familiar] /nǐ/, [formal] /nín/
you {pron} (one)  :: /nǐ/, 任何 /rèn hé rén/
you {pron} (subject pronoun: the group being addressed)  :: 你們, 你们 /nǐmen/
you {pron} (subject pronoun: the person being addressed)  :: [familiar] /nǐ/, [formal] /nín/, 你們, 你们 {p} /nǐmen/
you can lead a horse to water but you can't make him drink {proverb} (you can show someone how to do something, but you can't make them do it)  :: 可以地方但是無法, 可以地方但是无法 /nǐ kěyǐ bǎ mǎ qiān dào yǒu shuǐ de dìfāng, dànshì nǐ wúfǎ jiào tā hē shuǐ/ [literal, non-idiomatic]
you can say that again {phrase} (that is very true)  :: 誰說不是呢, 谁说不是呢 /shéi shuō bù shì ne/, 可不是嗎, 可不是嗎 /kě bù shì ma/
you can't judge a book by its cover {proverb} (it is not possible to judge things by external appearances alone)  :: 不要以貌取人 /bùyào yǐmàoqǔrén/
you don't say {interj} ((idiomatic) really? ; no kidding! ; Is that so?)  :: 真的嗎, 真的吗 /zhēn de ma?/, 難道..., 难道... /nándào.../ [followed by a clause, not used separately]
you get what you pay for {proverb} (quality of goods increases as the prices increases)  :: 一分錢,一分貨, 一分钱,一分货 /yī fēn qián, yī fēn huò/
you have beautiful eyes {phrase} (you have beautiful eyes)  :: 你的眼睛很漂亮 /nǐ de yǎnjīng hěn piàoliang/
you-know-who {pron}  :: [mainland] 神秘人 /Shén-Mì-Rén/, [Taiwan] 那個人 /Nà-Gè-Rén/
young {adj} (in the early part of life or growth)  :: 年輕, 年轻 /niánqīng/
younger brother {n} (younger brother)  :: 弟弟 /dìdi/
younger sister {n} (younger sister)  :: 妹妹 /mèimèi/
Young's modulus {n} (coefficient of elasticity of a solid)  :: 楊氏模量, 杨氏模量 /Yángshì mòliàng/
youngster {n} (a young person)  :: 小孩 /xiǎohái/, 年輕人, 年轻人 /niánqīngrén/, 小伙子 /xiǎohuǒzi/
your {determiner} (belonging to you (plural; more owners))  :: 你們的, 你们的 /nǐmen-de/
your {determiner} (belonging to you (singular; one owner))  :: 你的 /nǐ-de/, 您的 /nín-de/ [formal]
you're never too old to learn {proverb} (proverb)  :: 活到老學到老, 活到老学到老 /huó dào lǎo xué dào lǎo/
you're right {phrase} (you're right)  :: 你說得對, 你说得对 /nǐ shuō-de duì/
you're welcome {phrase} (reply to thanks)  :: 不客氣, 不客气 /bù kèqi/, 不用謝, 不用谢 /bùyòngxiè/, 不謝, 不谢 /bùxiè/, 沒事, 没事 /méishì/, 應該的, 应该的 /yīnggāi de/
Your Highness {pron} (a title of respect used to address a prince or princess)  :: 殿下 /diànxià/
Your Honour {pron} (title used to address a judge or magistrate)  :: 閣下, 阁下 /géxià/
Your Majesty {pron} (Title of respect)  :: 陛下 /bìxià/, 萬歲, 万岁 /wànsuì/
your mother {interj} (insult)  :: 你妈
yours {pron} (possessive pronoun (to be sorted into the preceding tables))  :: 你的 /nǐ-de/, 您的 /nín-de/ [formal]
yourself {n}  :: 你自己 /nǐ zìjǐ/
yourself {pron} (you, used emphatically, especially to emphasize the exclusiveness of the referent's participation in the predicate)  :: 自己 /zìjǐ/
yourselves {pron} (you (referring to the people being spoken to, previously mentioned))  :: 你們自己
yours faithfully {adj} (a polite formula to end letters)  :: 肅然, 肃然 /sùrán/
yours sincerely {adj} (a polite formula to end letters)  :: 肅然, 肃然 /sùrán/, 謹上, 谨上 /jǐnshàng/, 鄙人 /bǐrén/, 真摯地, 真挚地 /zhēnzhì-de/
your wish is my command {phrase} (what you wish for I will effect as if it were a command)  :: 有求必應, 有求必应 /yǒuqiú bìyìng/
Your Worship {pron} (title)  :: 閣下, 阁下 /géxià/
you scratch my back and I'll scratch yours {proverb} (if you do me a favor then I will do you a favor)  :: 互惠互利, 滴水之恩,当涌泉相报
youth {n} (quality or state of being young)  :: 青春 /qīngchūn/
youth {n} (young man)  :: 青年 /qīngnián/
youth {n} (young persons, collectively)  :: 青年 /qīngnián/
youth {n} (young person)  :: 青年人 /qīngniánrén/, 年輕人, 年轻人 /niánqīngrén/
youth detention centre {n} (secure residential facility for young people)  :: [mainland China] 少年管教所 /shàonián guǎnjiàosuǒ/, [other Chinese-speaking regions] 少年感化院 /shàonián gǎnhuàyuàn/, 少年教養所, 少年教养所 /shàonián jiàoyǎngsuǒ/, 少年拘留所 /shàonián jūliúsuǒ/
youthful {adj} (young or seeming young)  :: 青春的 /qīngchūn de/, 年輕, 年轻 /niánqīng/
youth hostel {n} (a supervised, inexpensive lodging place, primarily for young people)  :: 青年旅舍 /qīngnián lǚshè/, 青年旅館, 青年旅馆 /qīngnián lǚguǎn/
you've got to crack a few eggs to make an omelette {proverb} (phrase)  :: 天下沒有白吃的午餐 [there is no such thing as free lunch], 有得必有失; 有失才有得 [you gain some and you lose some]
yo-yo {n} (toy)  :: 溜溜球 /liúliú qiú/
ytterbium {n} (chemical element)  :: /yì/
yttrium {n} (chemical element)  :: /yī/
yuan {n} (basic unit of money in China)  :: , /yuán/ [formal]; /yuán/ [less formal]; , /kuài/ [colloquial]; 人民幣, 人民币 /rénmínbì/ [Chinese currency in general]
yuba {n} (tofu skin)  :: 腐皮 /fǔpí/
Yucatán {prop} (a penisula in southeast Mexico)  :: 尤卡坦半岛
Yucatán {prop} (a state in Mexco)  :: 尤卡坦州
yuck {interj} (uttered to indicate disgust)  :: 惡心, 恶心 /ěxin/, [strong, offensive] /pēi/, /cuì/, 哎呀 /āiyā/, /āi/, /ài/
Yugoslavia {prop} (former country in the Balkans)  :: 南斯拉夫 /Nánsīlāfū/
yukata {n} (a light kimono)  :: 浴衣 /yùyī/
yukhoe {n} (a Korean dish)  :: 肉膾, 肉脍 /ròukuài/
yuk it up {v} (clown around)  :: 逗乐
Yukon Territory {prop} (territory in northern Canada which has Whitehorse as its capital)  :: 育空 /Yùkōng/
yum cha {n} (yamcha)  :: 飲茶, 饮茶 /yǐnchá/
yummy {adj} (delicious)  :: 好吃 /hǎochī/
Yunnan {prop} (a province in China)  :: 雲南, 云南 /Yúnnán/
yuppie {n} (young upwardly mobile urban professional person)  :: 雅皮士 /yǎpíshì/, 雅痞 /yǎpǐ/
yuri {n} (anime or manga genre)  :: 百合 /bǎihé/
yurt {n} (large, round tent with vertical walls and conical roof)  :: 穹廬, 穹庐 /qiónglú/, 蒙古包 /Ménggǔ bāo/, 氈帳, 毡帐 /zhānzhàng/, 氈包, 毡包 /zhānbāo/
Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk {prop} (city in Russia)  :: 南薩哈林斯克, 南萨哈林斯克 /Nán-Sàhālínsīkè/
YWCA {initialism} (YWCA)  :: 基督教女青年會 /jīdùjiào nǚqīngnián huì/