丁當

MandarinEdit

simpl. 丁当
trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin dīngdāng
Zhuyin ㄉㄧㄥ ㄉㄤ
IPA (key) /tiŋ⁵⁵ tɑŋ⁵⁵/

AdverbEdit

丁當 (traditional, Pinyin dīngdāng, simplified 丁当)

  1. (onomatopoeia) ding dong, the sound of a bell or doorbell
  2. (onomatopoeia) tinkle, jingle
  3. (onomatopoeia) the sound of wind chimes
    風鈴丁當丁當響。
    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 27 March 2014, at 01:35