长乐宫

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Etymology[edit]

Literally: Palace of Eternal Joy

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

长乐宫

  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 (永乐宫), and became the official residence of the empress dowager.