葫蘆笙

MandarinEdit

simpl. 葫芦笙
trad. 葫蘆

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin húlúshēng
Zhuyin ㄏㄨˊ ㄌㄨˊ ㄕㄥ
IPA (key) /xu³⁵ lu³⁵ ʂɤŋ⁵⁵/

NounEdit

葫蘆笙 (traditional, Pinyin húlúshēng, simplified 葫芦笙)

  1. (music) hulusheng, a free-reed wind instrument similar to the sheng, consisting of multiple bamboo pipes of various lengths inserted into a wind chest made from a dried gourd; most commonly found in the Yunnan province of southwest China where it is used primarily by members of several ethnic minorities
Last modified on 10 April 2014, at 01:19