Penglai

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See also: Pénglái and P'eng-lai

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

A romanization of Mandarin 蓬萊 (Pénglái)

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Penglai

  1. A mythical Chinese paradise located in the eastern seas and populated with Taoist immortals.
  2. A city in eastern Shandong, China (famous for its mirages out at sea), formerly known as Tengchow and since renamed for the island.

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See also[edit]

  • Horai, the Japanese development of the Chinese legend