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六时     liù shí     the six four hour periods of the day

Traditional: 六時
Grammar: Noun
Notes: According to the traditional Chinese time system: 初夜 early evening (6:00 - 10:00 pm), 中夜 late evening (10:00 pm - 2:00 am), 后夜 early hours of the morning (2:00 am - 6:00 am), 晨朝 early morning (6:00 am - 10:00 am), 日中 midday (10:00 am - 2:00 pm), 日末 late afternoon (2:00 pm - 6:00 pm)
Topic: Buddhism

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