Lin Yü-t'ang
biographical name 1895-1976 Chinese author & philologist

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  • T'ang — /tahng/, n. a dynasty in China, A.D. 618 907, marked by territorial expansion, the invention of printing, and the high development of poetry. Also, Tang. * * * (as used in expressions) Li T ang Lin Yü t ang T ang dynasty * * * ▪ Chinese emperor… …   Universalium

  • Lin Yutang — /lin yooh tahng /, (Lin Yü t ang) 1895 1976, Chinese author and philologist. * * * or Lin Yü t ang born Oct. 10, 1895, Longxi, Fujian province, China died March 26, 1976, Hong Kong Chinese writer. The son of a Presbyterian minister, he studied in …   Universalium

  • Lin Yutang — Lin Yu•tang [[t]ˈlɪn ˈyuˈtɑŋ[/t]] n. big (Lin Yü t ang), 1895–1976, Chinese author and philologist …   From formal English to slang

  • lin — /lin/, n. linn. * * * (as used in expressions) Chi lin ch i lin Tung lin Academy Lin Biao Lin Piao Lin Yutang Lin Yü t ang Lin Zexu Lin Tse hsü Lin Maya Chang Tso lin * * * …   Universalium

  • Lin — /lin/, n. a female given name, form of Caroline or Carolyn. * * * (as used in expressions) Chi lin ch i lin Tung lin Academy Lin Biao Lin Piao Lin Yutang Lin Yü t ang Lin Zexu Lin Tse hsü Lin Maya Chang Tso lin * * * …   Universalium

  • LIN YUTANG — [LIN YU T’ANG] (1895 1976) Né d’une famille aisée du Fujian, Lin Yutang apprend l’anglais dès son plus jeune âge, comme beaucoup de jeunes Chinois de la bourgeoisie éclairée de l’époque. En 1911, il entre à la St. John’s University de Shanghai et …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Lin Yutang — Lin Yutang,   Lin Yü t ang, chinesischer Schriftsteller und Gelehrter, * Lunqi (Provinz Fujian) 10. 10. 1895, ✝ Hongkong 26. 3. 1976; lebte 1936 66 in den USA und schrieb v. a. in englischer Sprache; verfasste neben sinologischen Werken v. a.… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Lin Yutang — /lin yooh tahng /, (Lin Yü t ang) 1895 1976, Chinese author and philologist …   Useful english dictionary

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