丁当

MandarinEdit

simpl.
trad. 丁當

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ tiŋ˥˥tɑŋ˥˥ ]

AdverbEdit

丁当 (simplified, Pinyin dīngdāng, traditional 丁當)

  1. (onomatopoeia) ding dong, the sound of a bell or doorbell
  2. (onomatopoeia) tinkle, jingle
  3. (onomatopoeia) the sound of wind chimes
    风铃丁当丁当响。
    Fēnglíng dīngdāng dīngdāng xiǎng.
    The wind chimes go "ding dong"

Usage notesEdit

  • It is sometimes doubled as in the example sentence above.

Related termsEdit

  • 丁等
  • 丁丁
  • 丁东, 丁東
  • 丁冬
  • 丁丁当当, 丁丁當當
  • 叮当, 叮噹
  • 吉丁当, 吉丁當
Last modified on 3 April 2014, at 02:24