Chinese New Year

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Etymology[edit]

A clarification of a calque of Chinese 新年 (xīnnián, New Year), the traditional name of the holiday.

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Chinese New Year (plural Chinese New Years)

  1. An annual Chinese holiday, marking the beginning of a new year according to the traditional Chinese calendar.

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