jiǎ’áng 假昂



  • jia'ang (Pinyin without tones)
  • 假昂 (Traditional Chinese)
  • 假昂 (Simplified Chinese)
  • jiǎ’áng (Pinyin)
  • chia-ang (Wade-Giles)


    literally: "simulated" (Kroll 2015, 193) ang; pseudo-cantilever (Zuo, 2019, 175); false ang (Guo 45)1

Works Cited

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  • 1 KROLL. 2015. A Student's Dictionary of Classical and Medieval Chinese, 193.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record; ZUO. 2019. Timber-Framed Architecture of the Lower Yangzi, 175.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record; GUO. 2002. A Visual Dictionary of Chinese Architecture, 45.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record

Broad Match: bracketing

How to Cite This Entry

CMW S21, “ 假昂 jiǎ’áng” in Architectura Sinica last modified March 16, 2021, https://architecturasinica.org/keyword/k000166.


CMW S21, “ 假昂 jiǎ’áng.” In Architectura Sinica, edited by Tracy Miller. Entry published March 16, 2021. https://architecturasinica.org/keyword/k000166.

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