"Happy New Year's Day! Wish everyone enjoy life in the year 2019. As the first Chinese festival in the year, we called it Yuan Dan"



English Words:       New Year's Day in Solar Calendar

Chinese Pinyin:      Yuán Dàn

Chinese Characters:  元旦 

Similar Chinese Words:   开年(Kāi Nián)| The Starting of the Year
What is it?

What is "元旦" Yuán Dàn?

Yuan Dan in Chinese means the first day of the New Year in the solar calendar. In Chinese Character, 元 means the first and the start (for example, the first day of the month can be called 元月in Chinese language), while the Chinese character 旦 looks like the sun rising from the horizon. Chinese people always called 元旦 as the first day of the new year in the solar calendar and called 春节 as the first day of the new year in the lunar calendar.
Here ChinaClife wish you enjoy the new life in the year 2019. May the coming New Year bring you full of joy, love and peace.

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