冰天雪地

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

EtymologyEdit

Literally: icy skies and snow(-covered) ground

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin bīngtiānxuědì
Zhuyin ㄅㄧㄥ ㄊㄧㄢ ㄒㄩㄝˇ ㄉㄧˋ
IPA (key) /piŋ⁵⁵ tʰi̯ɛn⁵⁵ ɕɥ̯œ²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ ti⁵¹/

NounEdit

冰天雪地 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin bīngtiānxuědì)

  1. a landscape covered in snow and ice

AdjectiveEdit

冰天雪地 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin bīngtiānxuědì)

  1. covered in snow and ice; extremely cold
Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 07:41