葫芦笙

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Mandarin[edit]

simpl. 葫芦
trad. 葫蘆笙

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin húlúshēng
Zhuyin ㄏㄨˊ ㄌㄨˊ ㄕㄥ
IPA (key) /xu³⁵ lu³⁵ ʂɤŋ⁵⁵/

Noun[edit]

葫芦笙 (simplified, Pinyin húlúshēng, traditional 葫蘆笙)

  1. (music) hulusheng, a free-reed wind instrument similar to the sheng, consisting of multiple bamboo pipes of various lengths inserted into a wind chest made from a dried gourd; most commonly found in the Yunnan province of southwest China where it is used primarily by members of several ethnic minorities