Chinese characters - Wikipedia

Chinese characters are primarily morphosyllabic, meaning that most Chinese morphemes are monosyllabic and are written with a single character, though in modern Chinese most words are disyllabic and dimorphemic, consisting of two syllables, each of which is a morpheme. In modern Chinese 10% of morphemes only occur as part of a given compound.Languages: Chinese, Japanese, Korean, ……

Triad (organized crime) - Wikipedia

A triad is one of many branches of Chinese transnational organized crime syndicates based in China, Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan and in countries with significant Overseas Chinese populations, such as the United States, and most countries in East and Southeast Asia. The Hong Kong triad is distinct from mainland Chinese criminal organizations.Founding location: China, notably Zhengzhou, ……