愚公移山

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Mandarin[edit]

simpl. and trad.
愚公

Etymology[edit]

Literally: the foolish man moves a mountain (for more information, see citations page.)

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin yúgōng yí shān
Zhuyin ㄩˊ ㄍㄨㄥ ㄧˊ ㄕㄢ
IPA (key) /y³⁵ kʊŋ⁵⁵ i³⁵ ʂa̠n⁵⁵/

Idiom[edit]

愚公移山 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin yúgōng yí shān)

  1. to be resolute in one's endeavor, no matter what hardships one encounters

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