• peng (Pinyin without tones)1
  • (Traditional Chinese)
  • (Simplified Chinese)
  • péng (Pinyin)1
  • p'eng (Wade-Giles)


    Shed or shelter; a modest or humble house (陳 2010, 343; Hucker 1985, 375; Kroll 2016, online edition)1

    遮風擋雨的遮蓋物; 簡陋的房屋 (陳 2010, 343; Hucker 1985, 375; Kroll 2016, online edition)1

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  • 1 陳. 2010. 《營造法式》辭解, 343.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record; HUCKER. 1985. A Dictionary of official titles in Imperial China, 375.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record; KROLL. 2016. A Student's Dictionary of Classical and Medieval Chinese, accessed May 27, 2022.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record

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Tracy Miller et al., “ péng” in Architectura Sinica last modified June 1, 2022, https://architecturasinica.org/keyword/k000234.


Tracy Miller et al., “ péng.” In Architectura Sinica, edited by Tracy Miller. Entry published June 1, 2022. https://architecturasinica.org/keyword/k000234.

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Entry Title: péng

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  • Tracy Miller, editor, Architectura Sinica
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