"Hometown" • Chinese-English Dictionary

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 jiā xiāng hometown / native place / CL:個|个[ge4]
 gù lǐ hometown / native place
 lǎo xiāng fellow townsman / fellow villager / sb from the same hometown
 qiáo xiāng hometown of overseas Chinese
 xiāng tǔ native soil / one's native land / one's hometown / local (to an area)
 zǔ jí ancestral hometown / original domicile (and civil registration)
 guān shān fortresses and mountains (along the Great Wall) / one's hometown
 gù yuán one's hometown
 yì jǐn huán xiāng to come back to one's hometown in silken robes (idiom) / to return in glory
 yī jǐn róng guī to come back to one's hometown in silken robes (idiom) / to return in glory
 jiā xiāng jī hometown chicken (item on a menu)
 Qū fù Qufu county level city in Jining 濟寧|济宁[Ji3 ning2], Shandong / hometown of Confucius 孔子[Kong3 zi3]
 Qū fù Kǒng miào temple to Confucius in his hometown Qufu
 Qū fù Shì Qufu county level city in Jining 濟寧|济宁[Ji3 ning2], Shandong / hometown of Confucius 孔子[Kong3 zi3]
 wú yán jiàn Jiāng dōng fù lǎo (idiom) to be unable to return to one's hometown due to the shame of failure (originally referred to Xiang Yu 項羽|项羽[Xiang4 Yu3], who chose not to retreat to Jiangdong after his humiliating defeat)
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