狼煙

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See also: 狼烟

Chinese[edit]

wolf cigarette; tobacco; smoke
trad. (狼煙)
simp. (狼烟)

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Initial () (37) (34)
Final () (101) (85)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () I IV
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/lɑŋ/ /ʔen/
Pan
Wuyun
/lɑŋ/ /ʔen/
Shao
Rongfen
/lɑŋ/ /ʔɛn/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/laŋ/ /ʔɛn/
Li
Rong
/lɑŋ/ /ʔen/
Wang
Li
/lɑŋ/ /ien/
Bernard
Karlgren
/lɑŋ/ /ʔien/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
láng yān

Noun[edit]

狼煙

  1. smoke from the wolf dung burnt to signal warfare; fire beacon; smoke signal
  2. (figuratively) war; flames of war

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Jinmeiyō Grade: S
Irregular

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

狼煙 (hiragana のろし, rōmaji noroshi)

  1. smoke signal, skyrocket, signal fire