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籍贯
Simplified 籍贯
Traditional 籍貫
Pin Yin
ji2 guan4
English
  • one's native place
  • place of ancestry
  • registered birthplace
Examples:
1. 以斯帖未曾将籍贯宗族告诉人,因为末底改嘱咐她不可叫人知道。
"Esther had not said what family or people she came from, for Mordecai had given her orders not to do so."
2. 华族各籍贯各有其"母语",人多口杂,若没有一个共同的语言,各说各话,当然是不行的。
Chinese Singaporeans speak many dialects (mother tongues) and there must be a single language for them to communicate effectively.
3. 籍贯广东的洪英 (译音) 是大陆众所周知最长寿的老人。
Hong Ying, who comes from Guangdong, is known as the oldest person in China.
4. 人们不是按照地区和籍贯来划分的。
Men were divided not by their regions or their roots.
5. 我哥却连他的籍贯和历史都没有问。
My brother did not even ask him from what country he came, nor what was his history.
6. 然而,大多数征婚广告仍然不仅要求种姓,例如是婆罗门或刹帝利,而且还对对方的籍贯或民族提出一定要求。
The majority of them, however, still require not only caste, such as Brahman or Kshatriya, but also a certain home region or ethnic origin.
7. 他的籍贯是哪个省?
What province does he hail from?
8. 你的籍贯是哪里?
Where is your hometown?
9. 你的籍贯是什么地方?
Where is your native place?
10. 籍贯、出生地无从选择,但这种“后天”的归属认同则让主体根据自己的生活经历和体验,选择最愿归属的一个所在。
While one cannot choose one's birthplace, one can certainly decide, based on what one has experienced, the best place to settle in.