少林 (Shaolin): translation, meaning, pronunciation, examples

By | March 19, 2018

少林 (Chinese PinYin: [shào lín]; traditional Chinese:少林) may mean: (1) noun. Shaolin; (2) noun. Shaolin Temple or Shaolin Monastery; (3) noun. Shaolin style Kongfu; (4) noun. The birthplace of Zen (禅) Buddhism and the Shaolin style of martial arts.. Literally: 少 (little) + 林 (forest). Shaolin Kungfu is based on a belief in the supernatural power of Buddhism and fully reflects the wisdom of Chan Buddhism. The Shaolin Temple is located near the base of Songshan Mountain near Dengfeng in Central China’s Henan Province, and it’s the cradle of Shaolin Kung Fu. Some example phrases and expressions are: 少林功夫 (Shaolin Kung Fu), 少林寺 (Shaolin Temple or Shaolin Monastery), 少林拳 (Shaolin boxing), 少林派 (the Shaolin sect), 少林寺僧人 (Shaolin monk).

1. How to pronounce 少林?

Chinese Pinyin: [shào lín]

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2. Synonyms And Antonyms of 少林

Synonyms: 少林寺 (Shaolin martial arts), 少林派 (the Shaolin sect),

Antonyms: N/A

3. What are the fixed expression, collocation and idioms that contains 少林

Fixed expression: 少林功夫 (Shaolin Kung Fu), 少林寺 (Shaolin Temple or Shaolin Monastery), 少林拳 (Shaolin boxing), 少林派 (the Shaolin sect),

Collocation: 少林寺僧人 (Shaolin monk),

Idioms: N/A

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4. How to use 少林 in a sentence?

Below are some example sentences and quotes containing 少林.

4.1 少林功夫也叫少林武术。

Translation: Shaolin Kung Fu also called Shaolin Wushu (Shaolin martial arts).

4.2 少林功夫是指历史悠久的松山少林寺在特定佛教文化环境中形成的传统文化体系。

Translation: Shaolin Kungfu refers to the traditional cultural system that has formed in the particular Buddhist cultural environment in Shaolin Temple of Songshan Mountain over long history.

4.3 少林功夫基于对佛教超自然力量的信仰,充分体现了禅宗的智慧。

Translation: Shaolin Kungfu is based on a belief in the supernatural power of Buddhism and fully reflects the wisdom of Chan Buddhism.

4.4 少林寺位于河南登封附近的松山山脚下,它是少林功夫的摇篮。

Translation: Shaolin Temple is located near the base of Songshan Mountain near Dengfeng in Henan, and it’s the cradle of Shaolin Kung Fu.

4.5 中国古代少林寺以功夫僧侣而闻名,少林功夫现在可是一门大生意。

Translation: China’s ancient Shaolin Temple, famous for its Kung Fu monks, is big business these days.

4.6 我在中国的少林寺学习了功夫,所以我可以和你分享我的经验。

Translation: I did Kung Fu in a Shaolin Temple in China so I am going to share my experiences with you.

4.7 少林寺的历史记录资料是很少的,这与小说和电影中丰富的民间故事形成鲜明对比。

Translation: Historical records on Shaolin Temple are spotty and contrast with the rich folktales from fiction and cinema.

4.8 这本书是关于少林寺与武术传统之间的多层次历史联系的严肃而迷人的文化历史,这些传统与寺庙相关联。

Translation: This book is a serious and fascinating cultural history of the multi-layered historical links between the Shaolin Temple and the martial arts traditions that have been associated with the temple.

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