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High Mountain Long River

China shān gāo shuǐ cháng
High Mountain Long River

This Chinese idiom means, "high as the mountain and long as the river." It figuratively means, "noble and far-reaching."


Not sure this is valid or commonly used in Korean. It probably was borrowed into Korean a few hundred years ago but is obscure now.


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Characters

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Pronunciation
Romanization
Simple Dictionary Definition

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Mandarin chuān / chuan1
Taiwan ch`uan / chuan
Japanese sakigawa / さきがわ    gawa / がわ    kawayanagi / かわやなぎ    kawataka / かわたか    kawazumi / かわずみ    kawasumi / かわすみ    kawazaki / かわざき    kawasaki / かわさき    kawakatsu / かわかつ    kawa / かわ
Chinese river; creek; plain; an area of level country; abbr. for Sichuan Province 四川[Si4 chuan1] in southwest China
Japanese (suffix) the .... river; (suffix used with the names of rivers); (1) river; stream; (suffix) (2) the .... river; (suffix used with the names of rivers); (surname) Sakigawa; (place-name) Gawa; (surname) Kawayanagi; (surname) Kawataka; (personal name) Kawazumi; (personal name) Kawasumi; (surname) Kawazaki; (surname) Kawasaki; (personal name) Kawakatsu; (surname) Kawa
A stream, a mountain stream; Ssu-ch'uan province; rivers
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River

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连绵

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Mandarin lián mián / lian2 mian2
Taiwan lien mien
Japanese renmen / れんめん
Chinese continuous; unbroken; uninterrupted; extending forever into the distance (of mountain range, river etc)
Japanese (adj-t,adv-to) unbroken; uninterrupted; on and on; continuous
This term is used in Buddhism, but due to a licensing issue, we cannot show the definition
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Unbroken

山高水長


山高水长

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Mandarin shān gāo shuǐ cháng / shan1 gao1 shui3 chang2
Taiwan shan kao shui ch`ang / shan kao shui chang
Chinese high as the mountain and long as the river (idiom); fig. noble and far-reaching
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High Mountain Long River

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Mandarin tào / tao4
Taiwan t`ao / tao
Chinese to cover; to encase; cover; sheath; to overlap; to interleave; to model after; to copy; formula; harness; loop of rope; (fig.) to fish for; to obtain slyly; classifier for sets, collections; bend (of a river or mountain range, in place names); tau (Greek letter Ττ)

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Mandarin chà / cha4
Taiwan ch`a / cha
Chinese fork in road; bifurcation; branch in road, river, mountain range etc; to branch off; to turn off; to diverge; to stray (from the path); to change the subject; to interrupt; to stagger (times)

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伽耶

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Mandarin jiā yé / jia1 ye2
Taiwan chia yeh
Japanese kaya / かや
Japanese (female given name) Kaya; (place-name) Gaya (4th-6th century confederacy of chiefdoms in the Nakdong River valley of southern Korea)
伽邪; 伽闍 Gayā. (1) A city of Magadha, Buddhagayā (north-west of present Gaya), near which Śākyamuni became Buddha. (2) Gaja, an elephant. (3) 伽耶山 Gajaśirṣa, Elephant's Head Mountain; two are mentioned, one near "Vulture Peak", one near the Bo-tree. (4) kāya, the body.

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吊樓


吊楼

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Mandarin diào lóu / diao4 lou2
Taiwan tiao lou
Chinese a building supported on pillars projecting over a river; a mountain hut supported on pillars

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秦嶺

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Mandarin qín lǐng / qin2 ling3
Taiwan ch`in ling / chin ling
Chinese Qinling mountain range in Shaanxi forming natural barrier between Guanzhong plain 關中平原|关中平原[Guan1 zhong1 ping2 yuan2] and Han River 漢水|汉水[Han4 shui3] valley

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象頭山


象头山

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Mandarin xiàng tóu shān / xiang4 tou2 shan1
Taiwan hsiang t`ou shan / hsiang tou shan
Japanese zouzusan / zozusan / ぞうずさん
Japanese (personal name) Zouzusan
Gayāśiras, tr. as elephant-head mountain, name of two mountains, one near Gayā, the other said to be near the river Nairañjanā, 150 li away; Gayāśirsa

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山窮水盡


山穷水尽

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Mandarin shān qióng shuǐ jìn / shan1 qiong2 shui3 jin4
Taiwan shan ch`iung shui chin / shan chiung shui chin
Chinese mountain and river exhausted (idiom); at the end of the line; nowhere to go

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巴顏喀拉


巴颜喀拉

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Mandarin bā yán kā lā / ba1 yan2 ka1 la1
Taiwan pa yen k`a la / pa yen ka la
Chinese Bayankala mountain range in Qinghai-Tibet Plateau, watershed of 黄河 Huang He river

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秦嶺山脈

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Mandarin qín lǐng shān mài / qin2 ling3 shan1 mai4
Taiwan ch`in ling shan mai / chin ling shan mai
Chinese Qinling mountain range in Shaanxi forming natural barrier between Guanzhong plain 關中平原|关中平原 and Han River 汉水 valley

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The following table may be helpful for those studying Chinese or Japanese...

Title CharactersVarious forms of Romanized Chinese
High Mountain Long River山高水長
山高水长
shān gāo shuǐ cháng
shan1 gao1 shui3 chang2
shan gao shui chang
shangaoshuichang
shan kao shui ch`ang
shankaoshuichang
shan kao shui chang
In some entries above you will see that characters have different versions above and below a line.
In these cases, the characters above the line are Traditional Chinese, while the ones below are Simplified Chinese.



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