Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

Glossary and Vocabulary for A small number of phrases from the writings of Lao She

Contents

  1. Proper Nouns
  2. Glossary

People, places

and other proper nouns

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English
北京 Běijīng Beijing
鼓楼 鼓樓 Gǔ Lóu Drum Tower
光绪 光緒 Guāng Xù Guang Xu
国民党 國民黨 Guómín Dǎng Kuomintang / Nationalist Party / KMT
抗日战争 抗日戰爭 Kàng Rì Zhànzhēng War of Resistance against Japan
老舍 Lǎo Shě Lao She
李三 Lǐ Sān Li San
liáng
  1. a bridge
  2. Liang Dynasty
  3. City of Liang
  4. State of Liang
  5. Liang
  6. a beam / rafters
  7. a fishing sluice
  8. to lose footing
  9. State of Liang
  10. a ridge
  11. later Liang
liú Liu
骆驼祥子 駱駝祥子 Luòtuo Xiángzi Luotuo Xiangzi / Rickshaw Boy / Camel Xiangzi
唐铁嘴 唐鐵嘴 Táng Tiězuǐ Tang Tiezui
王利发 王利發 Wáng lìfà Wang Lifa
王淑芬 Wáng Shūfēn Wang Shufen
王小花 Wáng Xiǎohuā Wang Xiaohua
下房 xià fáng servants' quarters
西直门 西直門 Xīzhímén Xizhimen
袁世凯 袁世凱 Yuán Shìkǎi Yuan Shikai
裕泰 Yùtài Yutai Teahouse
中国 中國 Zhōngguó
  1. China
  2. Middle Kingdom
周秀花 週秀花 Zhōu Xiùhuā Zhou Xiuhua

Glossary

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

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English