Kunlun

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Kunlun (崑崙/昆仑) may refer to:

Astronomy[edit]

Geography[edit]

Ancient[edit]

  • 昆侖國 ("The Country of Kunlun"), an ancient Chinese term apparently broadly used to refer to a general swathe of southerly island Southeast Asia circa the Moluccas, equivalent to period Sanskrit Dvipatala or Pali Dipattala (also Jipattala, Nipattala).[1]

Modern[edit]

Literature[edit]

  • Kunlun Nu, a wuxia romance written by Pei Xing
  • Kunlun Sect, fictional organisation in Wuxia fiction

Mythology[edit]

Sport[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ According to Robin A. Donkin's Between East and West: The Moluccas and the Traffic in Spices up to the Arrival of Europeans (2003; Memoirs of the American Philosophical Society Volume 248, pp.153-155), which itself cites Deux Lexiques Sanskrit-Chinois, C. Bagchi, 1926-1937, pp.287,348-349.