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  *诗* | 诗* | *诗
abbr. for Shijing 詩經|诗经, the Book of Songs
  *诗* | 诗* | *诗
poem / CL: / poetry / verse
poem / CL: , ,
old verse / Classical Chinese poem
an epic / poetic saga
bard / poet
Tang poetry / a Tang poem
poetry and literature
verse / CL:
poetry / poetic quality or flavor
Shijing, the Book of Songs, early collection of Chinese poems and one of the Five Classics of Confucianism 五經|五经
poetry anthology
a poem / a composition in verse / fig. epic (compared with historical epic) / the biblical Book of Psalms
Three Hundred Tang Poems, an anthology collected around 1763 by Sun Zhu 孫誅
prose poem
picturesque charm / idyllic appeal / poetic grace
the Book of Songs 詩經|诗经 and the Book of History 書經|书经
Hennessy (cognac)
poetry and pictorial art / work of art combining pictures and poetry
(of scenery) stunning / spectacular / picturesque
love poem
regular verse / strict poetic form with eight lines of 5, 6 or 7 syllables and even lines rhyming
notes on poetry, an essay genre consisting of informal commentary on poems and poets and their lives (old) / a genre of narrative literature interspersing prose with poetry, popular in the Tang and Song dynasties
to recite poetry
"immortal of poetry", epithet of Li Bai 李白
Collection of Yuefu Songs and Ballads, compiled in the 11th century by Guo Maoqian 郭茂倩
humorous poem / limerick
to versify / to compose poetry
to inscribe a poem (often, composed on the spot) on a painting, fan or ceramic bowl etc as a work of calligraphy / an inscribed poem
rhyming verse
lyric poetry
poetry circles / poetry world
the Book of Songs 書經|书经 and Classic of Rites 禮記|礼记 / a cultured well-read person
shanshui poetry, genre of Classical Chinese poetry
poetry in the old style
a poem goes:
"sage of poetry", epithet of Du Fu 杜甫
a lament (poem)
narrative poem
long poem
verse form consisting of 8 lines of 7 syllables, with rhyme on alternate lines / abbr. to 七律
British Columbia, province of Canada (loanword from "BC")
poetic form or genre
verse manuscript
a pre-Tang Dynasty genre of poetry, relatively free in form, usually having four, five, six or seven characters per line
Costa Cruises (brand)
Misty Poetry, a post-Cultural Revolution poetry movement
a genre of poetry, developed in the Tang Dynasty, characterized by its strict form
erotic verse
the four masters of Yuan poetry, namely 虞集, 範梈|范梈, 楊載|杨载 and 揭傒斯
old verse / poetry in the old style
troubadour / bard
free verse in the vernacular
meters and forms of versification / prosody
verse criticizing officials / satirical verse
first soliloquy text (introducing opera character)
to continue to discuss a poem over a long period
highly literate / lit. capable at poetry, proficient at prose

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