Dictionary content from CC-CEDICT De keizer is ver weg - boek met wilde avonturen in China


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surname Gu
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ancient / old / paleo-
Mongolia
Inner Mongolia / abbr. for 內蒙古自治區|内蒙古自治区, Inner Mongolia autonomous region
to return to old ways (a Confucian aspiration) / to turn back the clock / neoclassical school during Tang and Song associated with classical writing 古文 / retro (fashion style based on nostalgia, esp. for 1960s)
the distant past / ancient times / antiquity / early historical times
antiquity / ancient times
immemorial
(since) ancient times / (from) time immemorial
pseudo-classical / modeled on antique / in the old style
for all eternity / throughout all ages / eternity (used in an elegiac couplet, wreath etc dedicated to the dead)
Pangu (creator of the universe in Chinese mythology)
throughout time / from ancient times (up to the present)
Bo Gu (1907-1946), Soviet-trained Chinese Communist, journalist and propagandist, 1930s Left adventurist, subsequently rehabilitated, killed in air crash
to recall the past / to cherish the memory of past events / to reminisce / nostalgic
Honggu District of Lanzhou City 蘭州市|兰州市, Gansu
since the dawn of time / from the year dot
to visit historic sites
the men of today are sadly degenerated (idiom)
to search for ancient relics
Arthur Cecil Pigou (1877-1959), British economist
to emulate a classic / to work in the style of a classic (author)
to learn from the ancients / to study the classic texts
Ouagadougou, capital of Burkina Faso
to die / to pass away
to shine through the ages (idiom)
Pleiku, Vietnam
to observe the present to study the past
near ancient history (often taken to mean Song, Yuan, Ming and Qing times)
following the ways of old / in imitation of ancient style
in former times / in olden days
Sino-Cuban / China-Cuba
medieval / Middle Ages / Chinese middle antiquity, 3rd to 9th centuries, including Sui and Tang Dynasties / Middle (of a language, e.g. Middle English) / used / second-hand
stick-in-the-mud / to stick to old ways / stubbornly conservative
Outer Mongolia
to revisit the past / to commemorate
Syracuse, Sicily / also written 錫拉庫薩|锡拉库萨
a good reputation to last down the generations
ancient times
remote antiquity


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