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surname Li
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plum
Bruce Lee (1940-1973), Hong Kong actor and martial arts expert
luggage / CL:
John Doe / Zhang San, name for an unspecified person, first of a series of three: 張三|张三, 李四, 王五 Tom, Dick and Harry
Li Keqiang (1955-), PRC politician, prime minister from 2013
Li Ning (1963-), PRC gymnast, winner of three gold medals at Los Angeles 1984 Olympic games
fine rain / drizzle / poem by Tang poet Li Shangyin 李商隱|李商隐
Li Bai (701-762), famous Tang Dynasty poet
Li Lianjie or Jet Li (1963-), martial arts sportsman, subsequently film star and director
Ding Ji (1917-1944), real name Li Baicen 李百岑, journalist based in Yanan, martyr of the revolution
Li Bingbing (1973-), PRC film actress and pop star
Licang district of Qingdao city 青島市|青岛市, Shandong
false hero (who pretends to be 李逵) / a fake
Compendium of Medical Herbs 1596, compiled by Li Shizhen 李時珍|李时珍
plum / CL: 個|个
Licang district of Qingdao city 青島市|青岛市, Shandong
Titus Livius or Livy (59 BC-17 AD), Roman historian
Li Dazhao (1889-1927), early Chinese Marxist and founding member of the communist party
Sir Li Ka-shing (1928-), Hong Kong businessman
Li Shangyin (c. 813-858), Tang poet
Li Peng (1928-2019), leading PRC politician, prime minister 1987-1998, reportedly leader of the conservative faction advocating the June 1989 Tiananmen clampdown
Li Chun, personal name of twelfth Tang emperor Xianzong 憲宗|宪宗 (778-820), reigned 805-820
Li Tie (1977-), footballer
Li Shizhen (1518-1593), Ming botanist and pharmacologist, author of Compendium of Medical Herbs 本草綱目|本草纲目
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, movie by Ang Lee 李安
Li Xuejian (1954-), Chinese actor
Li Guang (-119 BC), Han dynasty general, nicknamed Flying General 飛將軍|飞将军 and much feared by the Xiongnu 匈奴
Li Si, name for an unspecified person, second of a series of three: 張三|张三, 李四, 王五 Tom, Dick and Harry
Otto Braun (1900-1974), Comintern adviser to the Chinese communist party 1932-1939
Li Hung-chang or Li Hongzhang (1823-1901), Qing dynasty general, politician and diplomat
Li Yu (c. 937-978), given name of the final ruler of Tang of the Five Southern dynasties Li Houzhu 李後主|李后主, a renowned poet
The Carnal Prayer Mat, Chinese erotic novel from 17th century, usually attributed to Li Yu 李漁|李渔
Kai-Fu Lee (1961-), Taiwanese computer scientist and IT executive, founding president of Google China 2005-2009
a genius (literally, an immortal who has been banished from heaven to live on earth), an epithet for exceptional individuals such as the Tang poet Li Bai 李白 / (fig.) banished official
Coco Lee (1975-), pop singer, songwriter and actress
Legalist School of the Warring States Period (475-221 BC) founded by Han Fei 韓非|韩非 and Li Si 李斯, later adopted by Shang Yang 商鞅 whose reforms helped establish the supremacy of the Qin Dynasty 秦代 (221-207 BC)
Li Yapeng (1971-), PRC actor
plum tree
travel bag
Li Jiancheng (589-626), eldest son of first Tang emperor Li Yuan 唐高祖李淵|唐高祖李渊, murdered by his brother 李世民 in the Xuanwu Gate coup 玄武門之變|玄武门之变 / Professor Li Jiancheng (1964-), geophysicist and specialist in satellite geodesy
Li He (790-816), Tang poet
"immortal of poetry", epithet of Li Bai 李白
History of Qi of the Northern Dynasties, eleventh of the 24 dynastic histories 二十四史, compiled by Li Baiyao 李百藥|李百药 in 636 during Tang Dynasty, 50 scrolls
Emperor Taizong of Tang (727-779), reign name of ninth Tang emperor Li Yu 李豫, reigned 762-779
luggage that has been checked in (on flight)
Li Zicheng (1605-1645), leader of peasant rebellion at the end of the Ming Dynasty
Li Na (1982-), Chinese tennis player, first Asian player to win a Grand Slam singles title (2011 French Open women's singles)
Li Yuan, personal name of first Tang emperor Gaozu 唐高祖 (566-635), reigned 618-626
Levi's (brand)
Black Whirlwind, nickname of 李逵, known for his fearsome behavior in combat and his dark complexion
Lee Kuan Yew (1923-2015), founding father of modern Singapore, prime minister 1959-1990
Michele Monique Reis (1970-) actress, model and former Miss Hong Kong & Miss Chinese International
Li Ye, personal name of twentieth Tang emperor Zhaozong 昭宗 (867-904), reigned 888-904
Li Jun, fictional character from 水滸傳|水浒传
Li Si (c. 280-208 BC), Legalist philosopher, calligrapher and prime minister of Qin kingdom and Qin dynasty from 246 to 208 BC
Wang Wu, name for an unspecified person, third of a series of three: 張三|张三, 李四, 王五 Tom, Dick and Harry
Extensive records of the Taiping era (978), fictional history edited by Li Fang 李昉
Danny Lee Sau-Yin (1953-), Hong Kong actor and director
Li Delin (530-590), historian of Northern Wei and Sui dynasty
personal name of seventh Tang emperor Xuanzong 唐玄宗 (685-762), reigned 712-756
Lee Hsien Loong (1952-), Singapore PAP politician, eldest son of Lee Kuan Yew 李光耀, prime minister from 2004
Xuanwu gate coup of June 626 in early Tang, in which Li Shimin 李世民 killed his brothers, seized the throne from his father as Emperor Taizong 唐太宗
porter / bellboy
Richard Li (1966-), Hong Kong businessman and philanthropist
toss a peach, get back a plum (idiom); to return a favor / to exchange gifts / Scratch my back, and I'll scratch yours.
Observations on the Current State of Officialdom, late Qing novel by Li Baojia 李寶嘉|李宝嘉
lit. the plum tree withers in place of the peach tree / to substitute one thing for another / to carry the can for sb
Jinghua Yuan or Flowers in the Mirror, Qing novel of fantasy and erudition (early 19th century) by Li Ruzhen 李汝珍
Chuangwang or Roaming King, adopted name of late Ming peasant rebel leader Li Zicheng 李自成 (1605-1645)
Emperor Gaozong of Tang, reign name of third Tang emperor Li Zhi 李治 (628-683), reigned 649-683
Li Yu (1611-c. 1680), late Ming and early Qing writer and dramatist
lit. to put Zhang's hat on Li's head / to attribute sth to the wrong person (idiom) / to confuse one thing with another
Jeet Kun Do or Way of the Intercepting Fist, a fusion of Eastern and Western martial arts led by Bruce Lee 李小龍|李小龙
Lee Teng-hui (1923-2020), Taiwanese politician, president of ROC 1988-2000
Li Yuchun aka Chris Lee (1984-), Chinese pop singer
Li Xiannian (1909-1992), PRC general and politician
Emperor Xianzong of Tang (778-820), reign name of twelfth Tang emperor Li Chun 李純|李纯 reigned 805-820
Ang Li (1954-), Taiwanese-American film director (films include Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon 臥虎藏龍|卧虎藏龙 and Brokeback Mountain 斷背山|断背山)
Tang Emperor Xuanzong (685-762), also known as Emperor Ming of Tang 唐明皇, reign name of seventh Tang emperor 李隆基, reigned 712-756
King Lear, 1605 tragedy by William Shakespeare 莎士比亞|莎士比亚
Li Zhi (1527-1602), late Ming philosopher, historian and writer
nickname of Han dynasty general Li Guang 李廣|李广
Li Ling (-74 BC), Han dynasty general whose defeat by the Xiongnu 匈奴 in 104 BC led to a major scandal
Li Kui, character in the novel Water Margin 水滸全傳|水浒全传
Emperor Gaozu of Tang, reign name of first Tang emperor Li Yuan 李淵|李渊 (566-635), reigned 618-626
Robin Li (1968-), founder and CEO of Baidu 百度, a PRC Internet company
Emperor Suzong of Tang (711-762), reign name of eighth Tang emperor Li Heng 李亨, reigned 756-762
Li Bai 李白 and Du Fu 杜甫
the eight-character slogan for the economic policy proposed by 李富春 in 1961: 調整鞏固充實提高|调整巩固充实提高 "adjust, consolidate, enrich and improve" / a policy expressed as an eight-character slogan
Zhang the Third and Li the Fourth (idiom) / Tom, Dick and Harry
Li Changchun (1944-), PRC politician
Li Zhi, personal name of third Tang emperor Gaozong 唐高宗, (628-683), reigned 649-683
Emperor Wuzong of Tang (814-846), reign name of sixteenth Tang emperor Li Chan 李瀍, reigned 840-846
Li Zhifu (c. 14th century), Yuan dynasty playwright in the 雜劇|杂剧 style
Joseph Needham (1900-1995), British biochemist and author of Science and Civilization in China
Li Bing (c. 3rd century BC) hydraulic engineer who designed the Dujiangyan 都江堰 irrigation system in Sichuan
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