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wedding ceremony / wedding / CL: 場|场
celebration / ceremony
to salute / salute
  *礼* | 礼* | *礼
surname Li / abbr. for 禮記|礼记, Classic of Rites
  *礼* | 礼* | *礼
gift / rite / ceremony / CL: / propriety / etiquette / courtesy
graduation ceremony / commencement exercises
betrothal gift / bride price
respectfully yours (at the end of a letter)
to give a present
to salute / to make one's salutations
to offer an apology / to make amends
Chongli county in Zhangjiakou 張家口|张家口, Hebei
to make a pilgrimage (to visit a holy site) / to go on a sightseeing tour
baptism (lit. or fig.)
to accept a gift / to receive presents
gift given to sb when meeting them for the first time
burial / funeral
to return a greeting / to send a gift in return
betrothal gift
congratulatory gift
present / gift
refined and courteous / urbane
Rites and Ceremonies, part of the Confucian Classic of Rites 禮記|礼记
coming of age ceremony
generous gifts
to attend a ritual
birthday present (for an old person)
the Rites of Zhou (in Confucianism)
to return a politeness / to present a gift in return
honorarium / gift as thanks
(formal) you may dispense with curtseying
rudeness / insolence / impropriety / harassment / molestation / indecent assault
opening ceremony
the Book of Songs 書經|书经 and Classic of Rites 禮記|礼记 / a cultured well-read person
to stand on ceremony / punctilious
gift given when visiting sb (esp. a local specialty brought back from one's travels, or a special product of one's own country taken overseas) (Tw)
restrain yourself and return to the rites (idiom, from Analects); to subdue self and observe proprieties / (any number of possible translations)
betrothal gift / bride-price
rude / rudely
my meager gift (humble)
to act discourteously / forgive me (for my impropriety)
to accept a gift / to acknowledge greetings
launching ceremony
to overstep etiquette / not to observe priorities
sacrificial offerings / worship / religious rite
to be well-mannered
Holy sacrament / Christian rite (esp. Protestant) / also called 聖事|圣事 by Catholics
military salute
confirmation (Christian ceremony)
betrothal gift / bride price
to salute / to greet
(religion) to sacrifice / sacrifice / animal offered as sacrifice
too polite / overcourteous
confirmation (Christian ceremony)
vigorously pursuing knowledge, while scrupulously abiding by the rules of decorum (idiom)
see 居里
to return a courtesy / return gift
ground breaking ceremony
to behave informally as equals / not to stand on ceremony
empty formality
humble expression for generous gift
peer competition / to function as rivals / to make claims as an equal

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