Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

Glossary and Vocabulary for An introduction to Chinese calligraphy

Contents

  1. Proper Nouns
  2. Glossary

People, places

and other proper nouns

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English
chén
  1. Chen
  2. Chen of the Southern dynasties
  3. narrate / tell / old / stale / to state / to display / to explain / to arrange / to exhibit
大篆 dàzhuàn Great Seal Script
德宗 Dé Zōng Emperor De Zong
广西 廣西 Guǎngxī Guangxi
湖南 Húnán Hunan
楷书四大家 楷書四大家 kǎishū sì dà jiā The four great masters of regular script
李希烈 Lǐ Xīliè Li Xilie
柳公权 柳公權 Liǔ Gōngquán Liu Gongquan
柳体 柳體 Liǔ tǐ calligraphic style of Liu Gongquan
卢杞 盧杞 Lú Qǐ Lu Qi
名家 Míng Jiā Logicians School of Thought / School of Names
南海 Nán Hǎi
  1. South China Sea
  2. Canton / Guangzhou
  3. Southern Ocean
欧体 歐體 Ōu tǐ calligraphic style of Ouyang Xun
欧阳询 歐陽詢 Ōuyáng Xún Ouyang Xun
上海交通大学 上海交通大學 Shànghǎi Jiāotōng Dàxué Shanghai Jiaotong University
小篆 xiǎozhuàn Small Seal Script
颜鲁公 顏魯公 Yán Lǔgōng Yan Lugong / Yan Zhenqing
颜平原 顏平原 Yán Píngyuán Yan Pingyuan / Yan Zhenqing
颜勤礼碑 顏勤禮碑 Yán Qín Lǐ Bēi Yan Family Ceremony Inscription
颜体 顏體 Yán tǐ calligraphic style of Yan Zhenqing
颜真卿 顏真卿 Yán Zhēnqīng Yan Zhenqing
赵孟頫 趙孟頫 Zhào Mèngfǔ Zhao Mengfu
赵体 趙體 Zhào tǐ calligraphic style of Liu Gongquan

Glossary

Buddhist terminology, except the proper nouns listed above. Number of terms: 0.

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English