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Terms

  • ge (Pinyin without tones)
  • (Traditional Chinese)
  • (Simplified Chinese)
  • (Pinyin)
  • ko (Wade-Giles)

Gloss

    pavilion, usually with a balustrade or railing; a raised passageway, similar to 棧道 zhandao (Fu 2017, 356; Kroll 2015, 131); in practice often interchangeable with the 樓 lou (tower), and often used with lou in compounds to mean a multi-story structure, see: 樓閣 louge1

    閣,常建有阑干;或指抬高的步道,类似栈道。实际使用中,可與互換使用,或樓閣並用以泛指多層房屋。1

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  • 1 FU. 2017. Traditional Chinese Architecture: Twelve Essays, 356.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record; KROLL. 2015. A Student's Dictionary of Classical and Medieval Chinese, 131.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record

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