东都

MandarinEdit

simpl.
trad. 東都

EtymologyEdit

(eastern) + (capital)

Chang'an was the capital during the Western Han Dynasty; Luoyang was the capital during the Eastern Han Dynasty.

NounEdit

东都 (simplified, Pinyin dōngdū, traditional 東都)

  1. (archaic) the eastern capital (Luoyang)
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