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杏林
Simplified 杏林
Traditional 杏林
Pin Yin
xing4 lin2
English
  • forest of apricot trees
  • fig. honorific term for fine doctor (cf Dr Dong Feng 董奉, 3rd century AD, asked his patients to plant apricot trees instead of paying fees)
  • Xinglin district of Xiamen city (renamed Haicang 海沧区 in 2003)
Examples:
1. 杏林
Heng Lam Street
2. 杏林春满
In praise of high medical skill
3. 明月冰心照杏林
Not As A Stranger
4. 地里全是粉红色的鲜花,柑桔林、杏林、橄榄林,都在争艳斗丽地怒放着,这一点是令人惊奇的,因为西西里的贫穷是人人皆知的,所以迈克尔原来把这里想象成了草木不生的一片荒原。
The land was filled with pink flowers, orange orchards, groves of almond and olive trees, all blooming. That had been one of the surprises. Michael had expected a barren land because of the legendary poverty of Sicilians.