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Clear Stream 青溪

Clear Stream


By Wang Wei (701 - 761 AD)



Traditional



王維 (701-761)




黃花







亂石









如此

磐石

垂釣



Simplified



王维 (701-761)




黄花







乱石

轻松







如此

盘石

垂钓


Vocabulary



Line 1: 黃花 Yellow Flower Stream

Line 2: following, clear, steam

Line 3: follow, mountain, ten thousand turns

Line 4: route, a hundred li,

Line 5: sound noise, chaotic, , stones

Line 6: quiet, thick pine trees

Line 7: overflowing, float, trapas and nymphaeas

Line 8: clear reflect, rushes and sedges

Line 9: my heart, simple, peace

Line 10: clear stream, tranquil

Line 11: inviting, remain, 磐石 massive rock

Line 12: 垂釣 fishing, final particle



Source: Complete Tang Poems, Scroll 125, 全唐詩 一百二十五.
English translation by Sun Dayu.
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