tuofeng 駝峰



  • tuofeng (Pinyin without tones)
  • 駝峰 (Traditional Chinese)1
  • 驼峰 (Simplified Chinese)
  • tuófēng (Pinyin)
  • tuofeng (Pinyin)2
  • t'o-feng (Wade-Giles)
  • camel's hump (English)3
  • camel's-hump-shaped braces/support (English)4


Related terms: 柁墩,荷葉墩

Works Cited

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  • 1 李, YZFSLink to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 2 ; GUO, A Visual Dictionary of Chinese Architecture 中國建築英漢雙解辭典Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record;
  • 3 LIANG, Pictorial History of Chinese ArchitectureLink to Zotero Bibliographic Record; FU, Traditional Chinese Architecture: Twelve EssaysLink to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 4 ;

How to Cite This Entry

Tracy Miller, “ 駝峰 tuofeng” in Architectura Sinica last modified May 23, 2020, https://architecturasinica.org/keyword/k000133.


Tracy Miller, “ 駝峰 tuofeng.” In Architectura Sinica, edited by Tracy Miller. Entry published May 23, 2020. https://architecturasinica.org/keyword/k000133.

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Entry Title: 駝峰 tuofeng

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  • Tracy Miller, editor, Architectura Sinica
  • Tracy Miller, entry contributor, “ 駝峰 tuofeng

Additional Credit:

  • Initial Research YANG Wantian 杨菀阗 GUO Mian 郭勉 REN Sijie 任思捷 ATTCAT 2019
  • Data entry, adding citations 2020 by SUN Zheng

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