Literally: the pavilions (of the pass at Mount) Jian
- Jiange County is famous for the long and windy foot paths going through Jianmen Pass. Jianmen means "gateway to Mount Jian", so called because its jagged peaks resemble a "jian" (a straight sword).
- Jian'ge County (in Guangyuan, Sichuan)
- (archaic) the footpaths that wind through Jianmen Pass (in Jian'ge County, Sichuan)