Definitions for LIli
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word LI
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a Chinese unit of distance, equivalent to about ? of a mile (0.5 km).
Category: Weights and Measures
Origin of li:
1580–90; < Chin lǐ
a member of a people living on the island of Hainan in S China.
the language of the Li.
* Chem. Symbol..
Category: Geography (places)
lithium, Li, atomic number 3(noun)
a soft silver-white univalent element of the alkali metal group; the lightest metal known; occurs in several minerals
Chinese distance measure; approximately 0.5 kilometers
fifty-one, 51, li(adj)
being one more than fifty
of Chinese origin, a transcription of u674E (pinyin: Lu01D0)
of Chinese origin, a transcription of other less common names such as u9ECE (Lu00ED) and u7406 (Lu01D0)
of Korean origin, a variant of Lee and Rhee (Hanja: u674E; Hangul: uC774 & uB9AC)
Origin: From 鬲.
a Chinese measure of distance, being a little more than one third of a mile
a Chinese copper coin; a cash. See Cash
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
a Chinese mile, equal to one-third of an English mile.
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