Last modified on 11 August 2014, at 20:21

衚衕

ChineseEdit

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trad.

From Mongolian hottog, meaning "water well". [Mongolian?] [script?]

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

衚衕

  1. hutong (a narrow street, lane, or alley in China; most often associated with Beijing)

Usage notesEdit

  • In some sources 衚衕 is considered an alternative form; in others it is considered a traditional form.