Chinese Word Entry

坦博拉
Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄊㄢˇ ㄅㄛˊ ㄌㄚ
Mandarin (Pinyin): Tǎn bó lā
Cantonese (Jyutping): taan2 bok3 laai1
Definition: Tambora, volcano on Indonesian island of Sumbawa 松巴哇, whose 1815 eruption is greatest in recorded history

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Chinese characters used in this word

level, wide, flat, smooth, self-possessed
Readings
Mandarin: ㄊㄢˇ (tǎn)
Cantonese: taan2
Japanese: タン / たいら
Korean:
Vietnamese: thản, đất

Dr., command, esteem, win acclaim, Ph.D., exposition, fair, gamble, play games, wide, broad
Readings
Mandarin: ㄅㄛˊ (bó)
Cantonese: bok3
Japanese: ハク、 バク / ひろい、 ひろめる
Korean:
Vietnamese: bác

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、 ラ、 ロウ / らっ.する、 ひし.ぐ、 くだ.く
Korean: 랍, 납
Vietnamese: lạp, lấp