lán

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  • 1

    n.orchid; fragrant thoroughwort

    • méi lán zhú jú

      plum blossoms, orchid, bamboo and chrysanthemum

    • lán huā

      orchid

    • chūn lán

      cymbidium

  • 2

    n.fml(used in ancient texts) lily magnolia

    • lán jiǎng

      magnolia oars

Words and phrases with 兰

  • 兰艾
    [word]orchids and mugworts; noblemen and lowly people
  • 兰芝
    [word]orchids and ganodermas
  • 兰房
    [word]boudoir
  • 兰花
    [word]orchid
  • 兰室
    [word]fragrantly scented bedroom
  • 兰科
    [word]orchidaceae
  • 兰闺
    [word]fragrantly scented bedroom
  • 兰谱
    [word]genealogical records exchanged between those who have sworn brotherhood
  • 兰金
    [word]Rankine
  • 兰因絮果
    [idiom]a happy marriage ends in a divorce
  • 兰艾同焚
    [idiom]orchids and artemisia are both burnt/burned
  • 兰质蕙心
    [idiom]be physically beautiful and spiritually noble
  • 兰摧玉折
    [idiom]premature death of gifted people
  • 兰薰桂馥
    [idiom]as fragrant as orchids and cassia
  • 兰艾难分
    [idiom]It is difficult to distinguish between orchids and mugworts.

Similar-form characters to 兰

Chinese Characters with pinyin lán

  • blue; indigo plant
  • basket; basket
  • railing; pen
  • bar; be directed right at
  • haze