椒房

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Mandarin[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Etymology[edit]

The Pepper residence was where the empresses of the Han Dynasty had lived. Located in Weiyang Palace (未央宮).

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin Jiāofáng
Zhuyin ㄐㄧㄠ ㄈㄤˊ
IPA (key) /t͡ɕi̯ɑʊ̯⁵⁵ fɑŋ³⁵/

Proper noun[edit]

椒房 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin Jiāofáng)

  1. (archaic) Pepper residence

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