北宫

MandarinEdit

simpl.
trad. 北宮

EtymologyEdit

Literally: the northern palace

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin Běigōng
Zhuyin ㄅㄟˇ ㄍㄨㄥ
IPA (key) /peɪ̯²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ kʊŋ⁵⁵/

Proper nounEdit

北宫 (simplified, Pinyin Běigōng, traditional 北宮)

  1. (archaic) one of the palace buildings in Luoyang during the Eastern Han Dynasty

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Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 08:31