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鵷鹐

English translation: phenix

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10:37 Apr 26, 2008
Chinese to English translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - Poetry & Literature / 庄子
Chinese term or phrase: 鵷鹐
庄子前去见他,说:“南方有一种鸟,它的名字叫鵷鵮,你知道吗?


Phoenix- ?
chinoiseau
Local time: 02:58
English translation:phenix
Explanation:
應該是“鵷鶵”,原文是“莊子徃見之曰南方有鳥其名鵷鶵子知之乎”,郭象注:鵷鶵,鸞鳳之屬。亦即phenix。
供參攷。

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《爾雅翼》:蔡衡對光武:凡鳯有五,多赤色者乃鳯,多黄色者鵷雛……

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Note added at 21 mins (2008-04-26 10:59:20 GMT)
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sorry, phoenix.
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pastoral taylor
China
Local time: 08:58
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5 +2phenix
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9 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +2
phenix


Explanation:
應該是“鵷鶵”,原文是“莊子徃見之曰南方有鳥其名鵷鶵子知之乎”,郭象注:鵷鶵,鸞鳳之屬。亦即phenix。
供參攷。

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Note added at 13 mins (2008-04-26 10:50:46 GMT)
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《爾雅翼》:蔡衡對光武:凡鳯有五,多赤色者乃鳯,多黄色者鵷雛……

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Note added at 21 mins (2008-04-26 10:59:20 GMT)
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sorry, phoenix.

pastoral taylor
China
Local time: 08:58
Native speaker of: Native in ChineseChinese
PRO pts in category: 4
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agree  Wenjer Leuschel: Phoenix, 见郭沫若"凤凰涅槃".
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agree  Gertrude Tsau
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