Chinese Word Entry

香格里拉縣

Simplified Chinese form: 香格里拉县

Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄒㄧㄤ ㄍㄜˊ ㄌㄧˇ ㄌㄚ ㄒㄧㄢˋ
Mandarin (Pinyin): Xiāng gé lǐ lā xiàn
Cantonese (Jyutping): hoeng1 gaak3 lei5 laai1 jyun6
Definitions:
  1. Shangri-La county in Dêqên or Diqing Tibetan autonomous prefecture 迪慶藏族自治州〔迪庆藏族自治州〕, northwest Yunnan

  2. formerly Gyeltang or Gyalthang, Chinese 中甸 in Tibetan province of Kham


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Chinese characters used in this word

incense, smell, perfume, fragrant, sweet smelling
Readings
Mandarin: ㄒㄧㄤ (xiāng)
Cantonese: hoeng1
Japanese: コウ (kou)、 キョウ (kyou) / か (ka)、 かお.り (kaori)、 かお.る (kaoru)
Korean: 향 (hyang)
Vietnamese: hương
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status, rank, capacity, character, case (law, grammar), pattern, standard, form, style
Readings
Mandarin: ㄍㄜˊ (gé), ㄍㄜ (gē), ㄌㄨㄛˋ (luò), ㄏㄜˋ (hè)
Cantonese: gaak3
Japanese: カク (kaku)、 コウ (kou)、 キャク (kyaku)、 ゴウ (gou) / ただす (tadasu)、 いたる (itaru)
Korean: 격 (gyeog), 낙 (nag)
Vietnamese: cách, các

ri, village, parent's home, league, unit of distance, lane
Readings
Mandarin: ㄌㄧˇ (lǐ)
Cantonese: lei5
Japanese: リ (ri) / さと (sato)
Korean: 리 (ri), 이 (i)
Vietnamese: lý, lịa
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Latin, kidnap, crush, pull, drag, seize, hold, lengthen
Readings
Mandarin: ㄌㄚ (lā), ㄌㄚˊ (lá), ㄌㄚˇ (lǎ), ㄌㄚˋ (là), ㄌㄚ˙ (la)
Cantonese: laa1, laai1, laap6
Japanese: ラツ (ratsu)、 ラ (ra)、 ロウ (rou) / らっ.する (rassuru)、 ひし.ぐ (hishigu)、 くだ.く (kudaku)
Korean: 랍 (rab), 납 (nab)
Vietnamese: lạp, lấp

county, district, subdivision
Readings
Mandarin: ㄒㄧㄢˋ (xiàn), ㄒㄩㄢˊ (xuán)
Cantonese: jyun2, jyun4, jyun6
Japanese: ケン (ken) / か.ける (kakeru)、 かかる (kakaru)、 あがた (agata)
Korean: 현 (hyeon)
Vietnamese: huyền, huyện
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