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English DefinitionBuddhist temple (translit. of Sanskrit "Aranyakah"); abbr. for 阿兰若
Simplified Script兰若
Traditional Script蘭若
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄌㄢˊ ㄖㄜˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)laan4je5
Word Decomposition
lánorchid (兰花 Cymbidium goeringii); fragrant thoroughwort (兰草 Eupatorium fortunei); lily magnolia (木兰); (Chinese surname); abbr. for Lanzhou 兰州, Gansu
see 般若, 兰若

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兰花lánhuācymbidium; orchid
兰州lánzhōuLanzhou prefecture level city and capital of Gansu province 甘肃
兰克lánkèRank (name); Leopold von Ranke (1795-1886), important German historian
兰姆lánmǔrum (beverage) (loanword); Lamb (name)
兰交lánjiāoclose friendship; a meeting of minds
Words With Same Tail Word    
般若bōrěSanskrit prajña: wisdom; great wisdom; wondrous knowledge
阿兰若ālán rěBuddhist temple (translit. of Sanskrit "Aranyakah")
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