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shangri-la

Italian translation: paradise

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Japanese term or phrase:shangri-la
Italian translation:paradise
Entered by: J_R_Tuladhar
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14:22 Mar 5, 2002
Japanese to Italian translations [Non-PRO]
Japanese term or phrase: shangri-la
i think it is japanese;
what does it mean?
thank you
Paola Guzzetta
Italy
Local time: 05:10
paradise
Explanation:
This is not Japanese, but Chinese or
Tibetan. It is a fictitious place
in James Hilton's novel "Lost Horizon",
where people live till very old ages.
Any way, nowadays the term has come to mean "paradise".

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J_R_Tuladhar
Local time: 08:55
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paradise


Explanation:
This is not Japanese, but Chinese or
Tibetan. It is a fictitious place
in James Hilton's novel "Lost Horizon",
where people live till very old ages.
Any way, nowadays the term has come to mean "paradise".



J_R_Tuladhar
Local time: 08:55
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in NepaliNepali
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