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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
halcyon /'hælsiən/
  • danh từ
    • (thần thoại,thần học) chim thanh bình
    • (động vật học) chim trả
    • tính từ
      • thanh bình, êm ả
        • halcyon days: những ngày thanh bình
    Concise Dictionary
    +(Greek mythology) a woman who was turned into a kingfisher
    +a large kingfisher widely distributed in warmer parts of the Old World
    +a mythical bird said to breed at the time of the winter solstice in a nest floating on the sea and to have the power of calming the winds and waves
    +idyllically calm and peaceful; suggesting happy tranquillity
    +marked by peace and prosperity

    Advanced English Dictionary
    + adjective
    [usually before noun] (literary) peaceful and happy: the halcyon days of her youth

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