Meaning of 殿

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Pinyin: diàn
English Definition: palace hall
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 13; Radical:
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • Surround from upper left
    • [ shū ] tool, weapon
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Example Words:
宫殿 [ gōng diàn ]: palace; Classifiers:
偏殿 [ piān diàn ]: side palace hall; side chamber
大殿 [ diàn ]: main hall of a Buddhist temple
大雄宝殿 [ xióng bǎo diàn ]: Hall of Great Strength, main hall of a Buddhist temple containing the main image of veneration 大雄
太和殿 [ tài diàn ]: Hall of Supreme Harmony, the largest of the three halls that constitute the heart of the Outer Court of the Forbidden City 紫禁城
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