Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

Glossary and Vocabulary for Book of Song 《宋書》, 卷七十 列傳第三十 袁淑 Volume 70 Biographies 30: Yuan Shu

Contents

  1. Proper Nouns
  2. Glossary

People, places

and other proper nouns

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English
本州 běnzhōu Honshū
Biàn
  1. Bian River
  2. Henan
  3. Bian
Chán Chanshui river
长安 長安 Cháng'ān
  1. Chang'an
  2. Chang'an
  3. Chang'an reign
  4. Chang'an
chén
  1. Chen
  2. Chen of the Southern dynasties
  3. narrate / tell / old / stale / to state / to display / to explain / to arrange / to exhibit
岱宗 Dàizōng Mount Tai
丹阳 丹陽 Dānyáng Danyang County
东海 東海 Dōng Hǎi
  1. East China Sea
  2. Donghae
封禅 封禪 fēng shàn Feng Shan
奉化 fènghuà Fenghua
浮山 Fúshān Fushan
瓜步 guābù Guabu
hàn
  1. Han Chinese
  2. Han Dynasty
  3. Milky Way
  4. Later Han Dynasty
  5. a man
  6. Chinese language
  7. Han River
衡阳 衡陽 héngyáng Hengyang
华东 華東 Huá Dōng Eastern China
Huái Huai River
淮上 Huáishàng Huaishang
淮阴 淮陰 Huáiyīn Huai'an / Huaiyin
Ji
jiāng
  1. a large river
  2. Yangtze River
  3. Jiang
  4. Jiangsu
  5. Jiang
jiāo
  1. suburbs / outskirts
  2. Jiao
  3. Jiao
jìn
  1. Shanxi
  2. Jin Dynasty
  3. to move forward / to promote / to advance
jīng
  1. Beijing
  2. Jing
  3. capital city
临川 臨川 Línchuān Linchuan
临淄 臨淄 línzī Linzi
liú Liu
Lu River
Mi River
Mǐn
  1. Fujian
  2. Min dialect
  3. Min River
  4. Min tribe
明代 Míng Dài Ming Dynasty
彭城 Péng Chéng Pengcheng / City of Peng
  1. you / thou
  2. Ru River
  3. Ru
shā Mount Samarium
世祖 Shì Zǔ Shi Zu
始兴 始興 shǐxīng Shixing
Si River
sòng
  1. Song Dynasty
  2. Song
  3. Liu Song Dynasty
太常 Tàicháng Minister of Ceremonies / Rector of the Imperial Academy
太尉 Tàiwèi Grand Commandant of the Military
太子中 Tàizǐ Zhōng Crown Prince Zhong / Li Xian
太宗 Tàizōng
  1. Emperor Taizong of Song
  2. Tai Zong
wèi
  1. Wei Dynasty
  2. State of Wei
  3. Cao Wei
  4. tall and big
Wèi Wei River
威利 Wēilì Wylie transliteration
咸阳 咸陽 Xiányáng
  1. Xianyang
  2. Xianyang
  1. Xu
  2. slowly / gently
  3. Xuzhou
宣城 xuānchéng Xuancheng
Yān
  1. Yan
  2. State of Yan
  3. swallow
  1. abbreviation for Iraq or Iran
  2. Yi
  3. he / she
  4. Yi River
  1. Emperor Yu
  2. Yu
Yuán Yuan
元嘉 Yuánjiā Yuanjia reign
zhào
  1. Zhao
  2. Zhao Dynasty
  3. State of Zhao
zhèng
  1. Zheng
  2. Zheng
中书侍郎 中書侍郎 zhōngshū shìláng Attendant Gentleman of the Secretariat
中岳 中嶽 zhōngyuè Mt Song
主簿 zhǔbù official registrar (of a county etc) in imperial China

Glossary

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

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English