- hall (English)
- táng (Pinyin)1
- t'ang (Wade-Giles)
- 堂 (Traditional Chinese)
- 堂 (Simplified Chinese)
A primary ritual hall, main/central room, or pavilion. Often used in compounds such as tingtang 廳堂 "mansion hall," diantang 殿堂 "palatial hall," or fotang 佛堂 "Buddha hall," etc. (T. Miller, 2020)
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- 1 KROLL, A Student's Dictionary of Classical and Medieval Chinese, 444.
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