和音

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Chinese[edit]

 
mix together; peace; harmony
mix together; peace; harmony; and; with; union; cap (a poem); respond in singing; soft; warm
sound; noise; news
simp. and trad.
(和音)

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Noun[edit]

和音

  1. harmonious tune; pleasing combination of sounds
  2. (music) chord

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 3
おん
Grade: 1
on’yomi

Noun[edit]

()(おん) (waon

  1. (music) chord
  2. (obsolete) A category of on'yomi (音読み), the Japanese approximation of the original Chinese pronunciation.
    The kanji pronunciation first brought to Japan via the Korean peninsula. This category was called waon (和音) until the middle of the Heian Period, after which it was also called goon. Generally regarded as the character reading brought over long ago from the lower reaches of the Yangtze River (the Wú region). Contrast with kan'on (漢音), sōon (宋音), and tōon (唐音).

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Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

和音 (hwa-eum) (hangeul 화음)

  1. Hanja form? of 화음 (chord).