Mahjongg Tile Types

Seasons - Spring, Summer, Autumn, and Winter.

Flowers - Orchid, Plum, Chrysanthemum, and Bamboo.

Dragons - Red, White, and Green. Dragons were symbols of the emperor. They are generally considered evil, but in China some dragons are benevolent.

Winds - the East, West, North, and South winds.

Bams - may represent victory or power.

Craks - the top symbol is "one" thru "nine", the bottom symbol is "10,000".

Dots - date back to the original sailor's game and probably represent money.

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