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to die in childhood
殇 is a 9 stroke, simplified Chinese character and is pronounced as shāng in the first tone.
In traditional Chinese the character 殤 is used.
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We found 1 pronunciation for 殇
Definitions for 殇 pronounced as shāng
- to die in childhood
- war dead
The most common words for 殇 — see all
- Emperor Shang of Tang, reign name of fifth Tang emperor Li Chongmao 李重茂[Li3 Chong2 mao4] (c. 695-715), reigned 710
- River Elegy, influential 1988 CCTV documentary series, said to have stimulated the Beijing Spring democracy movement of 1980s