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fence / hedge / screen / barrier / vassal state / Taiwan pr. [fan2]
Zeng Guofan (1811-1872), Qing dynasty politician and military man
hedge / fence / (fig.) barrier
feudatory / vassal state
lit. fence town / buffer region (between enemies) / Tang dynasty system of provincial administration under a provincial governor 節度使|节度使
government repository / state provincial warehouse (esp. during Qing dynasty)
Three feudatories rebellion against Qing 1673-1681 during the reign of Kangxi
Cai Dongfan (1877-1945), historian, author of popular general history texts up until his own time
to abolish the feudal Han and introduce modern prefectures (refers to reorganization during Meiji Japan)
San Francisco (California)
lit. billy goat's horns caught in the fence (idiom from Book of Changes 易經|易经); impossible to advance or to retreat / without any way out of a dilemma / trapped / in an impossible situation
Li Zhenfan (1940-1973), real name of the actor Bruce Lee 李小龍|李小龙
rebellion against the Qing of 1670s, pacified by Kangxi
Diophantus of Alexandria (3rd century AD), Greek mathematician
lit. billy goat's horns caught in the fence (idiom from Book of Changes 易經|易经); impossible to advance or to retreat / without any way out of a dilemma / trapped / in an impossible situation
Diophantine equation


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