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LOOKING FOR THE ORIENTAL SYMBOL OF "VALLEY"

Posted: Nov 5, 2007 9:07 am
by Customer
LOOKING FOR THE ORIENTAL SYMBOL OF "VALLEY" THE OPPOSITE OF HILL OR MOUNTAIN. THANK-YOU

Posted: Nov 5, 2007 9:10 am
by Gary
There are a lot of ways to express Valley. Some may "hit the mark" for you and some may not (the ones near the end of the list below are way off).

Here are some entries from my dictionary for you to consider:
(Chinese characters are included below - if your computer cannot display them properly, you may see empty boxes or text garbage)

谷 gǔ
valley

峪 yù
valley

嶰 xiè
mountain valley

嵌 qiàn
deep valley / inlay

谺 xiā
the mouth of a valley

瀵 fèn
name of a river / valley vapor

溦 wéi
drizzle; (variant) valley; (variant) mold

嵠 jī
a valley with a stream in it. a gorge

山谷 shān gǔ
valley

虚牝 xū pìn
( n. ) empty valley

沃饶 wò ráo
( adj. ) fertile (valley)

溪谷 xī gǔ
( n. ) river valley; river and valley

山沟 shān gōu
( n. ) valley; gully / mountain region

流域 liú yù
river basin / valley / drainage area

贝卡谷地 bèi kǎ gǔ dì
Bekaa valley between Lebanon and Syria

裂谷热病毒 liè gǔ rè bìng dú
Rift Valley fever virus

幼发拉底河谷 yòu fā lā dǐ hé gǔ
Euphrates river valley

Let me know which one(s) you are interested in, and I can give you a further explanation for you to consider.

Cheers,
-Gary.