Chinese Character: 蓝 lán blue

蓝 lán blue (Radical: 艸)


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Pīnyīn

蓝 [藍] ~ lán ~ blue
[藍] ~ Lán ~ surname Lan
• Radical: 艸 (艹) ~ “grass” (140)

[藍] ~ lánsè ~ blue


[] ~ tiānlánsè ~ azure
蓝 [藍] ~ yuèlán ~ light blue
蓝 [烏藍] ~ wūlán ~ dark blue
蓝调 [藍调]~ Lándiào ~ Blues
布鲁斯 [布魯斯] ~ Bùlǔsī ~ Blues


Colors Series

  1. 赤 — red/naked
  2. 青 — green/blue
  3. 红 — red/bonus
  4. 玄 — black/profound
  5. 白 — white
  6. 黑 — black
  7. 黄 — yellow/pornographic
  8. 蓝 — blue
  9. 朱 — red/vermilion
  10. 色 — color/sex
  11. Gallery

For context: Color in Chinese Culture (Wikipedia article)


Bonus vocabulary:

精灵 ~ lán sè xiǎo jīnglíng ~ smurf


 

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