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慈禧
Simplified 慈禧
Traditional 慈禧
Pin Yin
ci2 xi3
English
  • Empress Dowager Cixi or Ts'u Hsi (reigned 1861-1908)
Examples:
1. 此片名为,实际上是一出搬上银幕的京剧。那时还拍有新闻短片,其中包括一部反映1908年慈禧太后葬礼的短片。
"It was entitled Dingjun Mountain and it was actually a filmed .Peking opera. also newsreels were made .in China at that time, including one showing the funeral of the Empress Dowager in 1908."
2. 慈禧夺权后,就将光绪皇帝幽禁在瀛台。
After seizing the throne, Cixi had the emperor put under house arrest on Ying'Tai.
3. 桥的北端、两旁,各建值班房五间。 慈禧安排自己的心腹太监对光绪日夜监守,使他和外界完全隔绝。
At the north end of the bridge, a row of five-bay guard houses was put up on each side where trusted eunuchs in Cixi's personal service kept round-the-clock watch so that the young emperor was completely cut off from the outside world.
4. 回国后经常在宫廷中表演,深受慈禧太后的宠爱,
Back to China, she began to perform in the court and was favored by Dowager Cixi.
5. 1860年第二次鸦片战争爆发,英法联军进攻北京,咸丰同皇太后、慈安、慈禧逃到山庄。
In 1860 when Beijing was under attack by the Joint AngloFrench Forces, Xianfeng took refuge in the resort together with the empress dowager and his two concubines.
6. 自光绪6月11日下诏变法到9月20日慈禧逼光绪退位,共计 100 天,史称“百日维新”; 9月20日事件,史称“戊戌政变”。
It was exactly one hundred days since the proclamation of the first reform edict on June 11. Hence in history books, the reform movement is often referred to as the Hundred Days Reform and what happened on Sept. 20, 1898 as the Coup of 1898.
7. 后来顽固派的代表慈禧太后重握政权,维新运动遂告失败。
Later, the Empress Dowager Tzu Hsi, representing the die-hards, again took power and the reform movement failed.
8. 传说,袁世凯曾用狗不理包子向慈禧太后进贡,大受慈禧赞赏,于是,狗不理包子就更出名了。
Story has it that while Yuan Shikai was a Qing general he had presented Dogs- Wouldn'tTouch'Bao'Zi to the Empress Dowager Cixi as a tribute and thus won the latter's favour. This no doubt had added to the fame of this kind of bao'zi.
9. 清朝慈禧太后垂帘听政几十年。
The Empress Dowager of the Qing Dynasty attended to state affairs for several decades.
10. 变法遭到以慈禧太后为代表的封建顽固势力的扼杀。 慈禧既不允许光绪掌握实权,更不容忍光绪变法维新。
The reform movement was nipped in the bud by the conservatives at the court led by the Empress Dowager Cixi who in fact did not want the emperor to have any say in state affairs, still less to allow him to carry out reforms.