蘭月

MandarinEdit

simpl. 兰月
trad.

EtymologyEdit

Note: Any month in the Chinese calendar may be preceded or followed by an intercalary month, an irregular month inserted into the calendar to bring the lunar year in line with the solar year.

NounEdit

蘭月 (traditional, Pinyin lányuè, simplified 兰月)

  1. (archaic) traditional name for the seventh of the twelve months of the Chinese calendar, each beginning on a new moon

SynonymsEdit

  • 瓜月
  • 巧月
  • 砧月
  • 兰秋
  • 新秋
  • 银磺
  • 飞星
  • 相月
  • 孟秋
  • 桐月
Last modified on 10 April 2014, at 01:27