yuètái 月臺



  • yuetai (Pinyin without tones)
  • 月臺 (Traditional Chinese)
  • 月台 (Simplified Chinese)
  • yuètái (Pinyin)1
  • yüe-t'ai (Wade-Giles)
  • front platforms (English)2
  • terraces (English)3

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Works Cited

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  • 1 GUO. 2002. A Visual Dictionary of Chinese Architecture, 63.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record; STEINHARDT. 1997. Liao Architecture, 169.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record; LITTLE. 2000. Taoism and the Arts of China, 67.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 2 FU. 2017. Traditional Chinese Architecture: Twelve Essays, 371 (glossary).Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 3 LIANG. 2005. Chinese architecture: a pictorial history, 94; 135.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record

How to Cite This Entry

SUN Xiaoqian 孫曉倩 et al., “ 月臺 yuètái” in Architectura Sinica last modified May 12, 2020, https://architecturasinica.org/keyword/k000123.


SUN Xiaoqian 孫曉倩 et al., “ 月臺 yuètái.” In Architectura Sinica, edited by Tracy Miller. Entry published May 12, 2020. https://architecturasinica.org/keyword/k000123.

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