長樂宮

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Chinese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Literally: Palace of Eternal Joy

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

長樂宮

  1. (archaic) Changle Palace (a Han Dynasty palace which was located in the ancient city of Chang'an)
  2. (archaic) Changle Palace (a Han Dynasty palace which was located in Luoyang)

Usage notes[edit]

By the Eastern Han Dynasty, the name of Changle Palace in Chang'an was changed to Yongle Palace (永樂宮), and became the official residence of the empress dowager.