五陵

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin wǔlíng
Zhuyin ㄨˇ ㄌㄧㄥˊ
IPA (key) /u²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ liŋ³⁵/

AdjectiveEdit

五陵 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin wǔlíng)

  1. fashionable (young men)

NounEdit

五陵 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin wǔlíng)

  1. The five Imperial tombs which are referenced in the Book of Han. All five tombs were located in the vicinity of the ancient capital of Changan. The tombs were a favorite hangout for all of the fashionable young men of the area. The names of the five tombs were:
  1. trad. 長陵, simpl. 长陵
  2. 安陵
  3. trad. 陽陵, simpl. 阳陵
  4. 茂陵 (tomb of the Emperor Wu of Han)
  5. 平陵
Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 06:06