高粱

See also: 高梁

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

EtymologyEdit

From ("tall") + ("maize; fine grain").

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin gāoliáng
Zhuyin ㄍㄠ ㄌㄧㄤˊ
IPA (key) /kɑʊ̯⁵⁵ li̯ɑŋ³⁵/

NounEdit

高粱 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin gāoliáng)

  1. sorghum
  2. sorghum liquor (also known as kaoliang)

Min NanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ("tall") + ("maize; fine grain").

NounEdit

高粱 (traditional and simplified, POJ ko-liông)

  1. sorghum
  2. sorghum liquor (also known as kaoliang)
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