lóugé 樓閣



  • louge (Pinyin without tones)
  • 樓閣 (Traditional Chinese)
  • 楼阁 (Simplified Chinese)
  • lóugé (Pinyin)
  • lou-ko (Wade-Giles)


    multi-story building (Guo 2002, 56; Chen 2010, 403)1


Works Cited

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  • 1 GUO. 2002. A Visual Dictionary of Chinese Architecture, 56.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record; 陳. 2010. 《營造法式》辭解, 403.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record

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CMW S21, “ 樓閣 lóugé” in Architectura Sinica last modified May 6, 2021, https://architecturasinica.org/keyword/k000177.


CMW S21, “ 樓閣 lóugé.” In Architectura Sinica, edited by Tracy Miller. Entry published March 20, 2021. https://architecturasinica.org/keyword/k000177.

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