|hurl; to raise; to scatter||
child; son; (noun suff.); small thing; midnight; 11 p.m.-1 a.m.; seed; egg; 1st earthly branch
- Cantonese (Jyutping): joeng4 zi2 gong1
- Min Dong (BUC): Iòng-cṳ̄-gĕ̤ng
- Min Dong
- (obsolete) the stretch of the Yangtze River between its mouth and Nanjing, near the formerly-important port of Yangzhou
- Yangtze River
In Chinese, the name 長江／长江 (Cháng Jiāng) is overwhelmingly more common. To the extent 揚子江 is employed in modern usage, it is typically translating names or phrases from foreign languages, where variations on it became standard for the entire river.