shang

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See also: shāng, sháng, shǎng, and shàng

Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

shang (Zhuyin ㄕㄤ˙)

  1. Pinyin reading of

Romanization[edit]

shang

  1. A spelling of any Chinese characters properly represented as having one of four tones: shāng, sháng, shǎng or shàng.

Usage notes[edit]

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.