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The Book of Songs 《詩經》

國風‧周南‧桃夭 Lessons from the states - Odes Of Zhou And The South - Tao Yao

毛詩
  《》,后妃所致男女婚姻

詩文
室家

The peach tree is young and elegant;
Brilliant are its flowers.
This young lady is going to her future home,
And will order well her chamber and house.

其實家室

The peach tree is young and elegant;
Abundant will be its fruits.
This young lady is going to her future home,
And will order well her house and chamber.

家人

The peach tree is young and elegant;
Luxuriant are its leaves.
This young lady is going to her future home,
And will order well her family.

》,四句

本作品在全世界都属于公有领域,因为作者逝世已经超过100,并且于192311日之前出版。
English translation: James Legge

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