高胡

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Chinese[edit]

high; tall what why how; foreign
simp. and trad.
(高胡)

Etymology[edit]

From (gāo, “high (pitch)”) + (, “short for 胡琴 (húqín)”)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

高胡 (classifier ())

  1. gaohu (two-stringed vertical fiddle in the huqin family, used primarily in traditional Cantonese music as well as in the modern Chinese orchestra)