- 荫 [yìn]
- （没有阳光;又凉又潮） shady; damp and chilly
- （庇护） shelter; bring under protection or patronage- （封建时代由于父祖有功而给予子孙入学或任官的权利） (of a feudal ruler)confer privileges on sb.'s descendants in consideration of his distinguished service:
win a noble position for oneself and for one's wife and leave it to one's posterity 封妻荫子
Do not cut down the tree that gives you shade.
This seat is shaded by a tree.
There are no trees or bushes to give shade.
We made camp under the shade of trees.
These trees afford a pleasant shade.