陽關道

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Chinese[edit]

Yang Pass, Yangguan Pass
 
direction; way; method; road; path; principle; truth; reason; skill; Tao (of Taoism); a measure word; to say; to speak; to talk
trad. (陽關道) 陽關
simp. (阳关道) 阳关

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Noun[edit]

陽關道

  1. (historical) road from the Yang Pass to the Western Regions
  2. (figuratively) wide and flat road; road that is unchallenging to pass
    今後陽關道獨木橋老死不相往來 [MSC, trad.]
    今后阳关道独木桥老死不相往来 [MSC, simp.]
    Jīnhòu tā zǒu tā de yángguāndào, wǒ zǒu wǒ de dúmùqiáo, lǎosǐ bùxiāng wǎnglái. [Pinyin]
    From now on, he goes his way and I'll go mine. We will be two parallel worlds.

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