殿堂

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Chinese[edit]

palace hall (main) hall; large room
simp. and trad.
(殿堂)
殿

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

殿堂

  1. palace; hall
    藝術殿堂 / 艺术殿堂  ―  yìshù diàntáng  ―  palace of art
  2. (figuratively) ceremonial arena or occasion
    步入婚姻殿堂  ―  bùrù hūnyīn diàntáng  ―  to walk down the aisle; to become married

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
殿
でん
Grade: S
どう
Grade: 4
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

殿堂 (hiragana でんどう, romaji dendō)

  1. (dated) palace
  2. hall of fame

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