Associations to the word «Yang»


YANG, noun. (philosophy) A principle in Chinese and related East Asian philosophies associated with bright, hot, masculine, etc. elements of the natural world.
YANG, noun. The monetary unit of Korea from 1892 to 1902, divided 100 pun.
YANG, verb. (rare) To make the cry of the wild goose.
YANG, noun. The cry of the wild goose; a honk.

Dictionary definition

YANG, noun. The bright positive masculine principle in Chinese dualistic cosmology; "yin and yang together produce everything that comes into existence".

Wise words

Words, words, words! They shut one off from the universe. Three quarters of the time one's never in contact with things, only with the beastly words that stand for them.
Aldous Huxley