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  1. a variant spelling of Xi
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Historical Examples of hsi

  • Pi Hsi holds Chung-mou in rebellion; how could ye go to him, Sir?

    The Sayings Of Confucius


  • It was on the occasion of this visit that Mr. Hsi was ordained pastor.

  • Now Pi Hsi has raised the standard of rebellion in Chung-mou.

  • Hsi, the second name of the present Empress, means "joy," and is pronounced she.

    Intimate China

    Mrs. Archibald Little

  • His fathers name was Hsi Lien—a hasty-tempered man, who had quarrelled with a neighbour named Yang.