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七夕
Simplified 七夕
Traditional 七夕
Pin Yin
qi1 xi1
English
  • double seven festival, evening of seventh of lunar seventh month
  • girls' festival
  • Chinese Valentine's day, when Cowherd and Weaving maid 牛郎織女|牛郎织女 are allowed their annual meeting
Examples:
1. 七夕
Double Seventh Night
2. 在日本,其实有两个七夕节,根据阳历和阴历而分别在不同的日子。
In Japan, there are actually two Star Festivals, falling on different days according to the solar and lunar calendars.
3. 七夕节简介
Introduction of Star Festival
4. 结果喜鹊传错话,变成「七夕」一次面,后来喜鹊王为赎罪,发动所有的喜鹊搭一座鹊桥,让牛郎、女从天河两边可以快一碰面相会。
So, Niulang/ Cowherd and his children scooped up water from the river everyday, which moved the Emperor. He decided to let them meet every seven day.
5. 相较之下,中国七夕情人节则更加浪漫外带令人心痛,因为这是一年中唯一一次的牛郎和织女越过银河相会。
The Chinese Valentine s Day is comparably more romantic yet heartrending, because this is the only time of year when the Cowherd and the Weaver Girl meet each other cross the Milky Way.
6. 七月七(七夕)是中国的情人节。
The Seventh Evening of the Seventh Moon is the Lover Festival in China.
7. 也有关于用中国的七夕节(历七月的第七天)个传统的有着牛郎织女美丽传说的关于爱的节日代替情人节的呼声。
There are cries for replacing this foreign celebration of love with the traditional Chinese Qixi( Seventh Day of the Seventh Lunar Month), a day that commemorizes the legendary Cowherd and Weaving Girl.
8. 然后他们在七夕的夜晚将纸条绑在竹枝上。
They then tie the paper to bamboo branches on the evening of the Tanabata Festival.
9. 今年的七月三十一日是七夕情人节,我觉得去冬山河亲水公园的鹊桥上庆祝应该会很棒。
This year, July31 is Chinese Valentine's Day, and I think it'll be great to celebrate it on the Magpie Bridge in Dong-Shan River Water Park.