浪漫

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Grade: S Grade: S

NounEdit

浪漫 (hiragana ろうまん, romaji rōman)

  1. romance

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

EtymologyEdit

Originally a native Chinese word meaning "unrestrained, indulgent". Later used as a phono-semantic matching of English romantic.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin làngmàn
Zhuyin ㄌㄤˋ ㄇㄢˋ
IPA (key) /lɑŋ⁵¹⁻⁵³ ma̠n⁵¹/
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AdjectiveEdit

浪漫 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin làngmàn)

  1. indulgent, unrestrained, at will, wanton
  2. (= 爛漫) bright-coloured, brilliant
  3. romantic
  4. dissolute, debauched, voluptuous

SynonymsEdit

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