What does YANG mean?

Definitions for YANGyɑŋ, yæŋ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word YANG.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. yang(noun)

    the bright positive masculine principle in Chinese dualistic cosmology

    "yin and yang together produce everything that comes into existence"


  1. yang(n.)

    One of the two fundamental principles. See yin and yang.


  1. yang(Noun)

    The essential male principle in eastern religion or philosophy.

  2. yang(Noun)

    The monetary unit of Korea from 1892 to 1902, divided 100 pun.

  3. yang(Verb)

    To make the cry of the wild goose.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Yang(noun)

    the cry of the wild goose; a honk

  2. Yang(verb)

    to make the cry of the wild goose

  3. Origin: [Of imitative origin.]

Suggested Resources

  1. yang

    The yang symbol -- In this Symbols.com article you will learn about the meaning of the yang symbol and its characteristic.

  2. YANG

    What does YANG stand for? -- Explore the various meanings for the YANG acronym on the Abbreviations.com website.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of YANG in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of YANG in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Luis Martinez:

    As a foreign law enforcement fugitive, Yang is an ICE enforcement priority.

  2. sen:

    Jika kita mensyukuri apa yang kita miliki, kita telah selangkah sampai pada kebahagiaan.

  3. Isaac Yue:

    The Chinese character yang can be translated as all of these animals -- even the gazelle is called yang in Chinese.

  4. Michael Madden:

    Kim Yang Gon had enemies in the leadership who could do something like this without impunity, or at least it being linked directly to them.

  5. Isaac Yue:

    I'd be more inclined to translate it as goat for the simple reason if you look at the way the character yang is written, even in its ancient form, you can see that there is a pair of horns so it more closely resembles a goat than a sheep.

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