In Chinese philosophy, the active, positive, masculine force or principle in the universe, source of light and heat: it is both contrasted with and complementary to yin.
The monetary unit of Korea from 1892 to 1902, divided 100 pun.
Other Word Forms of Yang
Origin of Yang
Mandarin yáng sun, light, yang from Middle Chinese jiaŋ ultimately from Proto-Sino-Tibetan laŋ Burmese lâng to be light
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
From Korean ì–‘ (yang, “yang, tael", å…©).
From Chinese é™½ ("sun, bright, living, male").
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