See also: 铮铮

ChineseEdit

clang of metals; small gong clang of metals; small gong
trad. (錚錚)
simp. (铮铮)

PronunciationEdit


AdverbEdit

錚錚

  1. Onomatopoeia for clanking sounds.
  2. (figurative, of someone) outstanding; distinguished

Derived termsEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
そう
Hyōgaiji
そう
Hyōgaiji
on’yomi
Alternative spelling 錚々

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

錚錚(そうそう) (sōsō-tari (adnominal 錚錚(そうそう)たる (sōsō taru), adverbial 錚錚(そうそう) (sōsō to) or 錚錚(そうそう)として (sōsō toshite), historical kana さうさう)

  1. eminent; distinguished; outstanding
  2. (of metal, musical instrument, etc.) resonant; clear sounding

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN