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  *李* | 李* | *李
surname Li
  *李* | 李* | *李
luggage / CL:
suitcase / baggage compartment / overhead bin / (car) trunk / boot
Li Keqiang (1955-), PRC politician, prime minister from 2013
Li Shimin, personal name of second Tang emperor Taizong 唐太宗 (599-649), reigned 626-649
Sir Li Ka-shing (1928-), Hong Kong businessman
Ferenc (Franz) Liszt (1811-1886), Hungarian composer / Joseph Lister (1883-1897), British surgeon and bacteriologist
Titus Livius or Livy (59 BC-17 AD), Roman historian
the Korean Yi or Lee Dynasty (1392-1910)
Lee Teng-hui (1923-2020), Taiwanese politician, president of ROC 1988-2000
Li Bing (c. 3rd century BC) hydraulic engineer who designed the Dujiangyan 都江堰 irrigation system in Sichuan
Li Shizhen (1518-1593), Ming botanist and pharmacologist, author of Compendium of Medical Herbs 本草綱目|本草纲目
Bruce Lee (1940-1973), Hong Kong actor and martial arts expert
Michele Monique Reis (1970-) actress, model and former Miss Hong Kong & Miss Chinese International
Li Yapeng (1971-), PRC actor
Li Yu (1611-c. 1680), late Ming and early Qing writer and dramatist
Li Shangyin (c. 813-858), Tang poet
travel bag
Li Hung-chang or Li Hongzhang (1823-1901), Qing dynasty general, politician and diplomat
Li Tie (1977-), footballer
Otto Braun (1900-1974), Comintern adviser to the Chinese communist party 1932-1939
luggage rack
Li Si (c. 280-208 BC), Legalist philosopher, calligrapher and prime minister of Qin kingdom and Qin dynasty from 246 to 208 BC
Li Ning (1963-), PRC gymnast, winner of three gold medals at Los Angeles 1984 Olympic games
Li He (790-816), Tang poet
porter / bellboy
Jonathan Lee (1958-), Taiwanese record producer and songwriter
Li Na (1982-), Chinese tennis player, first Asian player to win a Grand Slam singles title (2011 French Open women's singles)
Li Yuchun aka Chris Lee (1984-), Chinese pop singer
Richard Li (1966-), Hong Kong businessman and philanthropist
Coco Lee (1975-), pop singer, songwriter and actress
false hero (who pretends to be 李逵) / a fake
Robin Li (1968-), founder and CEO of Baidu 百度, a PRC Internet company
Li Bingbing (1973-), PRC film actress and pop star
Kai-Fu Lee (1961-), Taiwanese computer scientist and IT executive, founding president of Google China 2005-2009
Li Qingzhao (1084-c. 1151), southern Song female poet
Li Heng, personal name of thirteenth Tang emperor Muzong 穆宗 (795-824), reigned 821-825
Levi's (brand)
Li Bai (701-762), famous Tang Dynasty poet
plum / CL: 個|个
toss a peach, get back a plum (idiom); to return a favor / to exchange gifts / Scratch my back, and I'll scratch yours.
Li Jun, fictional character from 水滸傳|水浒传
Yuan T. Lee (1936-), Taiwanese-born Chemist and Nobel Prize winner in 1986
Li Lianjie or Jet Li (1963-), martial arts sportsman, subsequently film star and director
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)
Li Zicheng (1605-1645), leader of peasant rebellion at the end of the Ming Dynasty
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 Zhe, personal name of fourth Tang Emperor Zhongzong 唐中宗 (656-710), reigned 705-710
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 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
Li Heng, personal name of eighth Tang emperor Suzong 肅宗|肃宗 (711-762), reigned 756-762
Lee Myung-bak (1941-), South Korean businessman, one-time chairman of Hyundai, president of South Korea 2008-2013
Lee Kuan Yew (1923-2015), founding father of modern Singapore, prime minister 1959-1990
Li Hongzhi (1951-), founder of Falun Gong 法輪功|法轮功
Lee Hsien Loong (1952-), Singapore PAP politician, eldest son of Lee Kuan Yew 李光耀, prime minister from 2004
Li Zongren (1891-1969), a leader of Guangxi warlord faction
Li Xiannian (1909-1992), PRC general and politician
Licang district of Qingdao city 青島市|青岛市, Shandong
plum tree
lit. the plum tree withers in place of the peach tree / to substitute one thing for another / to carry the can for sb
Li Ling (-74 BC), Han dynasty general whose defeat by the Xiongnu 匈奴 in 104 BC led to a major scandal
Li Houzhu (c. 937-978), the final Southern Tang ruler (ruled 961-975) and a renowned poet / given name Li Yu 李煜
Li Yuan, personal name of first Tang emperor Gaozu 唐高祖 (566-635), reigned 618-626
lit. to put Zhang's hat on Li's head / to attribute sth to the wrong person (idiom) / to confuse one thing with another
Danny Lee Sau-Yin (1953-), Hong Kong actor and director
baggage tag
Listeria monocytogene
Li Kui, character in the novel Water Margin 水滸全傳|水浒全传
Li Jing (570-649 AD), Tang Dynasty general and purported author of "Duke Li of Wei Answering Emperor Taizong of Tang" 唐太宗李衛公問對|唐太宗李卫公问对, one of the Seven Military Classics of ancient China 武經七書|武经七书
Li Fang (925-996), scholar between Tang and Song dynasties, author of fictional history
Li Minyong (1947-), Taiwanese poet
Li Wei Gong / Duke Li of Wei, official title of Li Jing 李靖
Li Yuanhao (1003-1048), founding king of Xixia 西夏 around modern Ningxia 寧夏|宁夏
Euna Li, US-Korean woman journalist imprisoned as spy by North Korea in 2009
Li Peng (1928-2019), leading PRC politician, prime minister 1987-1998, reportedly leader of the conservative faction advocating the June 1989 Tiananmen clampdown
Lizhu, personal name of twenty-first and last Tang emperor Aidi 哀帝 (892-908), reigned 904-907
Li Ang, personal name of fifteenth Tang emperor Wenzong 文宗 (809-840), reigned 827-840
luggage that has been checked in (on flight)
Liu Shutong (1880-1942), painter, Buddhist monk and distinguished figure in New Culture Movement 新文化運動|新文化运动 after the Xinhai Revolution 辛亥革命 of 1911
Li Dazhao (1889-1927), early Chinese Marxist and founding member of the communist party
Li Linfu (-752), Tang politician, chancellor under Tang emperor Xuanzong 玄宗
Li Changchun (1944-), PRC politician
Li Chongmao, personal name of fifth Tang emperor Shang 唐殤帝|唐殇帝 (c. 695-715), reigned 710
Tsung-Dao Lee (1926-), Chinese American physicist, Columbia University, 1957 Nobel laureate
Li Yuanchao (1950-), vice president of PRC from 2013-2018
Li Zhi, personal name of third Tang emperor Gaozong 唐高宗, (628-683), reigned 649-683
Lao Zi
King Lear, 1605 tragedy by William Shakespeare 莎士比亞|莎士比亚
Li Fuchun (1900-1975), communist politician
Licang district of Qingdao city 青島市|青岛市, Shandong
Iron-Crutch Li, one of the Eight Immortals 八仙 in Chinese mythology, walking around with an iron crutch and carrying a gourd with special medicine
Li Kuo, personal name of tenth Tang emperor Dezong 德宗, (742-805), reigned 779-805
Syngman Rhee (1875-1965), US trained Korean politician and dictator, president of Republic of Korea 1948-1960
Lee Chang-ho (1975-), South Korean Go player
Joseph Needham (1900-1995), British biochemist and author of Science and Civilization in China
the pagoda bearing god
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