Last modified on 26 June 2014, at 01:51

梨园

ChineseEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Literally: Pear Garden

Pear Garden was the name of the first known royal acting and musical academy in China. Later on, it came to refer to opera troops in general.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

梨园

  1. (archaic) Pear Garden
  2. (archaic) opera troop

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