二胡

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Japanese[edit]

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Kanji in this term
Grade: 1 Jinmeiyō

Noun[edit]

二胡 (hiragana にこ, romaji niko)

  1. an erhu

Mandarin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(two) + (fiddle; short for 胡琴, a family of Chinese vertical fiddles), implying "two-stringed fiddle"

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simpl. and trad.

Noun[edit]

二胡 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin èrhú)

  1. erhu; a bowed string instrument with two strings, used in traditional and classical Chinese music

See also[edit]


Min Nan[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

二胡 (traditional and simplified, POJ jī-ô· or lī-ô·)

  1. (formal) erhu; a bowed string instrument with two strings, used in traditional and classical Chinese music

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • 1981, 普通话闽南语词典, 福建人民出版社 (台笠出版社, 1993):