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阳春

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IdiomEdit

阳春

  1. (archaic) a refined and elegant song (reminding one of the 阳春 song, see proper noun definition)

NounEdit

阳春

  1. (archaic) a warm spring day
  2. (archaic): traditional name for the third of the twelve months of the Chinese calendar, each beginning on a new moon.

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Proper nounEdit

阳春

  1. (archaic) The name of a song: White Snow on a Warm Spring Day (陽春白雪), composed in the state of Chu during the Warring States Period. This song was considered to be refined and extremely difficult to sing.

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