secluded, imprisoned

幽灵 ‘youling’; ghost; spectre. 幽 ‘you’ quiet; hidden; dim; serene 灵 ‘ling’ be effective; be alert; spirit; remains (of the dead). 幽 is made up of slender threads (幺 yao) within a mountain (山 shan). So these two together mean secluded and out of the way.

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