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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
bard / poet
verse / CL:
poem / CL: , ,
an epic / poetic saga
old verse / Classical Chinese poem
Tang poetry / a Tang poem
poetry / poetic quality or flavor
poetry and literature
Shijing, the Book of Songs, early collection of Chinese poems and one of the Five Classics of Confucianism 五經|五经
poetry anthology
Three Hundred Tang Poems, an anthology collected around 1763 by Sun Zhu 孫誅
the Book of Songs 詩經|诗经 and the Book of History 書經|书经
prose poem
a poem / a composition in verse / fig. epic (compared with historical epic) / the biblical Book of Psalms
poetry and pictorial art / work of art combining pictures and poetry
regular verse / strict poetic form with eight lines of 5, 6 or 7 syllables and even lines rhyming
picturesque charm / idyllic appeal / poetic grace
(of scenery) stunning / spectacular / picturesque
love poem
poetry in the old style
humorous poem / limerick
Collection of Yuefu Songs and Ballads, compiled in the 11th century by Guo Maoqian 郭茂倩
Hennessy (cognac)
the four masters of Yuan poetry, namely 虞集, 範梈|范梈, 楊載|杨载 and 揭傒斯
"immortal of poetry", epithet of Li Bai 李白
to recite poetry
to versify / to compose poetry
rhyming verse
the Book of Songs 書經|书经 and Classic of Rites 禮記|礼记 / a cultured well-read person
"sage of poetry", epithet of Du Fu 杜甫
poetry circles / poetry world
erotic verse
long poem
poetic form or genre
lyric poetry
a poem goes:
verse manuscript
Misty Poetry, a post-Cultural Revolution poetry movement
shanshui poetry, genre of Classical Chinese poetry
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")
Costa Cruises (brand)
narrative poem
troubadour / bard
old verse / poetry in the old style
meters and forms of versification / prosody
free verse in the vernacular
first soliloquy text (introducing opera character)
verse criticizing officials / satirical verse
a lament (poem)
to continue to discuss a poem over a long period
highly literate / lit. capable at poetry, proficient at prose

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