NTI Buddhist Text Reader

Chinese Word Detail

    dēng     a lamp / a lantern

Traditional: 燈
Listen: Play audio
Grammar: Noun
Notes: For Example, 把灯亮当鬼火 'to take light from a lantern as fire from a demon' (Suyu. p. 14; Unihan '燈')
Parent concept: 光纤 (Light)
Topic: Modern Chinese

Measure words:

Other senses of the word:

Pinyin English

Copyright Nan Tien Institute 2013-2014, www.nantien.edu.au.

This page was last updated on December 13, 2014.