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五陵

ChineseEdit

five; 5
 
mound; tomb; hill; mountain
simp. and trad.
(五陵)

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

五陵

  1. fashionable (young men)

NounEdit

五陵

  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