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palace / temple / castration (as corporal punishment) / first note in pentatonic scale
harem / chambers of imperial concubines
maze / labyrinth
the Forbidden City / abbr. for 故宮博物院|故宫博物院
former imperial palace
uterus / womb
imperial palace
Temple in Heaven (e.g. of the Jade Emperor) / Tiangong, Chinese space station program
Nangong county level city in Xingtai 邢台, Hebei
White House
empress and imperial concubines or their residence
imperial palace
Monkey Wreaks Havoc in Heaven, story about the Monkey King Sun Wukong 孫悟空|孙悟空 from the novel Journey to the West 西遊記|西游记
palace of the Dragon King at the bottom of the Eastern Sea
to enter the emperor's palace / (slang) to go to jail
underground palace of ghouls, e.g. Asgard of Scandinavian mythology
The Crystal Palace
Children's Palace, institution where children can take part in various extracurricular activities
Potala, winter palace of Dalai Lamas in Lhasa, Tibet
cultural palace
to castrate oneself
temporary imperial residence
Palace in the Moon (in folk tales)
underground palace (as part of imperial tomb)
Efang Palace, palace complex in western Xi'an built by Qin Shihuang 秦始皇 / also pr. [E1 pang2 Gong1]
the twelve equatorial constellations or signs of the zodiac in Western astronomy and astrology, namely: Aries 白羊, Taurus 金牛, Gemini 雙子|双子, Cancer 巨蟹, Leo 獅子|狮子, Virgo 室女, Libra 天秤, Scorpio 天蠍|天蝎, Sagittarius 人馬|人马, Capricorn 摩羯, Aquarius 寶瓶|宝瓶, Pisces 雙魚|双鱼
Yonghe Temple / Lama Temple (Beijing)
lit. devils' castle / place occupied by sinister forces
the Louvre, museum in Paris
(in literature and opera) a place to which a monarch banishes a wife or concubine who falls from favor / (fig.) the doghouse / a state of disfavor
Winter Palace (St Petersburg) / Hermitage Museum
detached palace / imperial villa
to force the king or emperor to abdicate
Crown Prince's chambers / by extension, the Crown Prince / erotic picture
the Louvre, museum in Paris (Tw)
the Kremlin
the Palace of Versailles, France
Buckingham Palace
to snub / to consign to the trash heap of history
gecko / house lizard
Mukden Palace, aka Shenyang Imperial Palace, the main imperial palace during the early years of the Qing dynasty (1625-1644), a secondary palace in subsequent years, now a museum
name of a famous opera / (slang) to go to jail for a second offense
Schönbrunn Palace in Vienna
Gyeongbokgung palace in central Seoul
the Louvre
uterus / womb
(slang) to have served several sentences / recidivist / old lag
Palais des Nations
Heian Jingū or Heian Shrine, in Kyōto, Japan
Elysée Palace, the residence of the president of the French Republic
Zhinan Temple, Taoist temple in the hills of Muzha 木柵|木栅, Taipei
Dianji Temple in Keelung, Taiwan
the Palace of the Bogdo Khan in Ulan Bator, Mongolia
palace of Jade emperor (in Taoism)


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