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|bleating of the deer||bleating of the deer|
|simp. and trad.
- (onomatopoeia) the cry of a deer
- 呦呦鹿鳴，食野之蒿。 [Pre-Classical Chinese, trad.]
- From: The Classic of Poetry, circa 11th – 7th centuries BCE, translated based on James Legge's version
- Yōuyōu lùmíng, shí yě zhī hāo. [Pinyin]
- With pleased sounds the deer call to one another,
Eating the southernwood of the fields.
呦呦鹿鸣，食野之蒿。 [Pre-Classical Chinese, simp.]