五陵

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Chinese[edit]

five; 5
 
mound; tomb; hill; mountain
simp. and trad.
(五陵)

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

五陵

  1. fashionable (young men)

Noun[edit]

五陵

  1. The five Imperial tombs which are referenced in the Book of Han. All five tombs were located in the vicinity of the ancient capital of Changan. The tombs were a favorite hangout for all of the fashionable young men of the area. The names of the five tombs were:
  1. trad. 長陵, simpl. 长陵
  2. 安陵
  3. trad. 陽陵, simpl. 阳陵
  4. 茂陵 (tomb of the Emperor Wu of Han)
  5. 平陵