馬嵬驛

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Chinese[edit]

the way station at Mawei remount stations
trad. (馬嵬驛) 馬嵬
simp. (马嵬驿) 马嵬 驿

Etymology[edit]

It was at this site that the lady Yang Guifei was executed on 15 July, 756. The episode is famously described in the poem Song of Everlasting Regret, by Bai Juyi.

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馬嵬驛

  1. (archaic) the way station at Mawei (located to the west of present day Xingping, Shaanxi)

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