jiǎshān 假山



  • jiashan (Pinyin without tones)1
  • 假山 (Traditional Chinese)
  • 假山 (Simplified Chinese)
  • jiǎshān (Pinyin)1
  • chia-shan (Wade-Giles)
  • pretend mountain (lit.) (English)2


    literally, a pretend or simulated mountain or mountain range (Kroll 2015, 193, 399)2

Works Cited

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  • 1 漢語大詞典編纂処. 2011. 漢語大詞典, accessed May 28, 2022.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 2 KROLL. 2015. A Student's Dictionary of Classical and Medieval Chinese, 193, 399.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record

How to Cite This Entry

ZUO Lala 左拉拉 et al., “ 假山 jiǎshān” in Architectura Sinica last modified May 28, 2022, https://architecturasinica.org/keyword/k000227.


ZUO Lala 左拉拉 et al., “ 假山 jiǎshān.” In Architectura Sinica, edited by Tracy Miller. Entry published May 28, 2022. https://architecturasinica.org/keyword/k000227.

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Entry Title: 假山 jiǎshān

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  • ZHUGE Jing 諸葛净 and ZUO Lala 左拉拉, associate editors, Architectural Terminology
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