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功名
Simplified 功名
Traditional 功名
Pin Yin
gong1 ming2
English
  • scholarly honor (in imperial exams)
  • rank
  • achievement
  • fame
  • glory
Examples:
1. 也许他还应该加上一句:“千秋万代功名永在”。
" All time, he might have added, is the millennium of their glory.
2. "在家乡无益,因进京求取功名,再整基业."
"Since nothing was to be gained by staying at home, he had set out for the capital in the hope of securing a position and restoring the family fortunes."
3. 古来青史谁不见? 今见功名胜古人。
"We have read, in the Green Books, tales of old days- But here we behold a living man, mightier than the dead."
4. "因这甄士隐禀性恬淡,不以功名为念,每日只以观花修竹,酌酒吟诗为乐,倒是神仙一流人品."
"Zhen Shiyin had a quiet disposition. Instead of hankering after wealth or rank, he was quite happy tending flowers, growing bamboos, sipping wine or writing poems -- spending his rime very much like an immortal."
5. 第20届美国总统;被一名失意的热爱功名者刺杀(1831-1881)。
20th President of the United States; assassinated by a frustrated office-seeker (1831-1881).
6. 凡人皆有自己的幻想,有的想要马,有的想要狗,有的喜欢黄金,有的喜欢功名
All people have their fancies; some desire horses, and others dogs; and some are fond of gold, and others of honour.
7. 他们并不渴求仕宦功名
They are not anxious social climbers.
8. 顺利考取功名的读书人,还能光宗耀祖。
Those who excelled would bring prestige and honour to their families and clansmen.
9. 保持功名
To maintain honour and rank
10. 猎取功名
Try to win a degree in civil examination