dāngxīnjiān 當心間



  • dangxinjian (Pinyin without tones)
  • 當心間 (Traditional Chinese)
  • 当心间 (Simplified Chinese)
  • dāngxīnjiān (Pinyin)
  • tang-hsin-chien (Wade-Giles)


    central bay (Chen 2010, 376; Guo 2002, 29); see xinjian; mingjian.1

    建築物的中心開間。參見 “心間”; "明間”。1

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  • 1 陳. 2010. 《營造法式》辭解, 376.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record; GUO. 2002. A Visual Dictionary of Chinese Architecture, 29.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record

Broad Match: building frame

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CMW S21, “ 當心間 dāngxīnjiān” in Architectura Sinica last modified May 27, 2021, https://architecturasinica.org/keyword/k000153.


CMW S21, “ 當心間 dāngxīnjiān.” In Architectura Sinica, edited by Tracy Miller. Entry published May 27, 2021. https://architecturasinica.org/keyword/k000153.

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