二弦

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Cantonese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Noun[edit]

二弦 (traditional and simplified, Jyutping ji6 jin4)

  1. a two-stringed fiddle in the huqin family, used in Cantonese music

Mandarin[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin èrxián
Zhuyin ㄦˋ ㄒㄧㄢˊ
IPA (key) /ˀɤɻ⁵¹ ɕi̯ɛn³⁵/

Noun[edit]

二弦 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin èrxián)

  1. A name given to three different two-stringed fiddles in the huqin family: used in Cantonese music, Chaozhou music, and nanguan music, respectively.