Not what you want?

Try other similar-meaning words, fewer words, or just one word.

Enter your email below, and get an automatic notice when results for Sumptuous are added or updated...

 
  

Sumptuous in Chinese / Japanese...

Buy a Sumptuous calligraphy wall scroll here!


Sumptuous Debauchery

jiǔ chí ròu lín
shu chi niku rin
Sumptuous Debauchery Vertical Wall Scroll

酒池肉林 is a Chinese idiom that is also somewhat known in Japanese and Korean.

酒池肉林 literally means, "lakes of wine and forests of meat."

Figuratively, it refers to debauchery, sumptuous entertainment, a sumptuous feast, or any kind of ridiculously-lavish spread of food and wine.

Not the results for sumptuous that you were looking for?

Below are some entries from our dictionary that may match your sumptuous search...

Characters

If shown, 2nd row is Simp. Chinese

Pronunciation
Romanization
Simple Dictionary Definition

酒池肉林

see styles
jiǔ chí ròu lín / jiu3 chi2 rou4 lin2
chiu ch`ih jou lin / chiu chih jou lin
 shuchinikurin / しゅちにくりん
Sumptuous Debauchery Vertical Wall Scroll
lakes of wine and forests of meat (idiom); debauchery; sumptuous entertainment
(yoji) sumptuous feast; debauch

奢泰

see styles
shē tài / she1 tai4
she t`ai / she tai
extravagant; sumptuous; wasteful

奢華


奢华

see styles
shē huá / she1 hua2
she hua
luxurious; sumptuous; lavish

奢麗


奢丽

see styles
shē lì / she1 li4
she li
sumptuous; a luxury

牙祭

see styles
yá jì / ya2 ji4
ya chi
a good meal; sumptuous food

華貴


华贵

see styles
huá guì / hua2 gui4
hua kuei
sumptuous; luxurious

豐盛


丰盛

see styles
fēng shèng / feng1 sheng4
feng sheng
rich; sumptuous

豪奢

see styles
háo shē / hao2 she1
hao she
 gousha / gosha / ごうしゃ
extravagant; luxurious
(noun or adjectival noun) luxurious; magnificent; extravagant; sumptuous

饕餮

see styles
tāo tiè / tao1 tie4
t`ao t`ieh / tao tieh
 toutetsu / totetsu / とうてつ
ferocious mythological animal, the fifth son of the dragon king; zoomorphic mask motif, found on Shang and Zhou ritual bronzes; gluttonous; sumptuous (banquet)
(1) (archaism) tao-tie (mythological Chinese creature engraved on bronzeware during the Shang and Zhou dynasties); (2) (idiom) brutal person; (3) coveting of wealth (property, etc.)
intense desire

打牙祭

see styles
dǎ yá jì / da3 ya2 ji4
ta ya chi
to have a large and sumptuous meal (traditionally on the 1st and 15th of each month)

富麗堂皇


富丽堂皇

see styles
fù lì táng huáng / fu4 li4 tang2 huang2
fu li t`ang huang / fu li tang huang
(of houses etc) sumptuous (idiom)

山珍海錯


山珍海错

see styles
shān zhēn hǎi cuò / shan1 zhen1 hai3 cuo4
shan chen hai ts`o / shan chen hai tso
rarities from the mountain and the sea (idiom); fig. a sumptuous spread of food delicacies

滿漢全席


满汉全席

see styles
mǎn hàn quán xí / man3 han4 quan2 xi2
man han ch`üan hsi / man han chüan hsi
the Manchu Han imperial feast, a legendary banquet in the Qing dynasty; (fig.) a sumptuous banquet

瓊樓玉宇


琼楼玉宇

see styles
qióng lóu yù yǔ / qiong2 lou2 yu4 yu3
ch`iung lou yü yü / chiung lou yü yü
bejeweled jade palace (idiom); sumptuous dwelling

饕餮大餐

see styles
tāo tiè dà cān / tao1 tie4 da4 can1
t`ao t`ieh ta ts`an / tao tieh ta tsan
great meal fit for dragon's son (idiom); sumptuous banquet

ゴージャス

see styles
 goojasu / ゴージャス (adjectival noun) gorgeous; sumptuous; extravagant; luxurious

豪勢;豪盛;強勢

see styles
 gousei;kousei(強勢)(ok) / gose;kose(強勢)(ok) / ごうせい;こうせい(強勢)(ok) (noun or adjectival noun) (1) grand; luxurious; lavish; sumptuous; (2) great; large; big (e.g. storm); (adverb) (3) (強勢 only) (archaism) very; greatly; extremely

書中自有黃金屋,書中自有顏如玉


书中自有黄金屋,书中自有颜如玉

see styles
shū zhōng zì yǒu huáng jīn wū , shū zhōng zì yǒu yán rú yù / shu1 zhong1 zi4 you3 huang2 jin1 wu1 , shu1 zhong1 zi4 you3 yan2 ru2 yu4
shu chung tzu yu huang chin wu , shu chung tzu yu yen ju yü
lit. in books are sumptuous houses and graceful ladies (proverb); fig. be diligent in your studies, success and glory will follow

Many custom options...


Sumptuous Debauchery Vertical Wall Scroll
Sumptuous Debauchery Vertical Wall Scroll
Sumptuous Debauchery Vertical Wall Scroll
Sumptuous Debauchery Vertical Wall Scroll


And formats...

Sumptuous Debauchery Vertical Portrait
Sumptuous Debauchery Horizontal Wall Scroll
Sumptuous Debauchery Vertical Portrait
Dictionary

Lookup Sumptuous in my Japanese & Chinese Dictionary


The following table may be helpful for those studying Chinese or Japanese...

Title CharactersRomaji (Romanized Japanese)Various forms of Romanized Chinese
Sumptuous Debauchery酒池肉林shu chi niku rin
shuchinikurin
jiǔ chí ròu lín
jiu3 chi2 rou4 lin2
jiu chi rou lin
jiuchiroulin
chiu ch`ih jou lin
chiuchihjoulin
chiu chih jou lin



Successful Chinese Character and Japanese Kanji calligraphy searches within the last few hours...

AcupunctureAmbitionAprilAriaBelieveBelovedBritneyBruceBrunaCarterCatalinaConfucius TenetsDaodejingDedicationDevotionDylanElijahEmilyEnsoEquilibriumExperienceFall Down 7 Times Get Up 8ForestForeverGabrielaGarciaGaryHarmonyHeavenHopeIaidoIreneIshaJaneJeniferJenniferLeilaLife in Perfect HarmonyLilyLost SoulLoveLoyaltyMariaMarkoMichaelMichelleMotivationMusashiNathanNew StartNicoNoemiPatriciaPowerPriyaRamonRicoRobbieSamuraiShaunShikataganaiSimonSwordTigerTreeValentinaVeronicaVictoryVigorWa Kei Sei JakuWarriorWarrior WayWisdom from Hard KnocksWood

All of our calligraphy wall scrolls are handmade.

When the calligrapher finishes creating your artwork, it is taken to my art mounting workshop in Beijing where a wall scroll is made by hand from a combination of silk, rice paper, and wood.
After we create your wall scroll, it takes at least two weeks for air mail delivery from Beijing to you.

Allow a few weeks for delivery. Rush service speeds it up by a week or two for $10!

When you select your calligraphy, you'll be taken to another page where you can choose various custom options.


A nice Chinese calligraphy wall scroll

The wall scroll that Sandy is holding in this picture is a "large size"
single-character wall scroll.
We also offer custom wall scrolls in small, medium, and an even-larger jumbo size.

A professional Chinese Calligrapher

Professional calligraphers are getting to be hard to find these days.
Instead of drawing characters by hand, the new generation in China merely type roman letters into their computer keyboards and pick the character that they want from a list that pops up.

There is some fear that true Chinese calligraphy may become a lost art in the coming years. Many art institutes in China are now promoting calligraphy programs in hopes of keeping this unique form of art alive.

Trying to learn Chinese calligrapher - a futile effort

Even with the teachings of a top-ranked calligrapher in China, my calligraphy will never be good enough to sell. I will leave that to the experts.

A high-ranked Chinese master calligrapher that I met in Zhongwei

The same calligrapher who gave me those lessons also attracted a crowd of thousands and a TV crew as he created characters over 6-feet high. He happens to be ranked as one of the top 100 calligraphers in all of China. He is also one of very few that would actually attempt such a feat.


Check out my lists of Japanese Kanji Calligraphy Wall Scrolls and Old Korean Hanja Calligraphy Wall Scrolls.

Some people may refer to this entry as Sumptuous Kanji, Sumptuous Characters, Sumptuous in Mandarin Chinese, Sumptuous Characters, Sumptuous in Chinese Writing, Sumptuous in Japanese Writing, Sumptuous in Asian Writing, Sumptuous Ideograms, Chinese Sumptuous symbols, Sumptuous Hieroglyphics, Sumptuous Glyphs, Sumptuous in Chinese Letters, Sumptuous Hanzi, Sumptuous in Japanese Kanji, Sumptuous Pictograms, Sumptuous in the Chinese Written-Language, or Sumptuous in the Japanese Written-Language.

9 people have searched for Sumptuous in Chinese or Japanese in the past year.
Sumptuous was last searched for by someone else on Dec 23rd, 2017