It's not too late! We can deliver custom Chinese calligraphy art to the USA before Christmas! Order now!

  

Buy a wall scroll with Roman in Chinese or Japanese.

Learn how the name Roman is written in Chinese and Japanese. Decorate your home with a cool wall scroll that says Roman.

Butterfly

dié
chou
Butterfly Vertical Wall Scroll

蝶 is the simplest way to write "butterfly" in Chinese, Japanese and Korean.

If you are looking at the Chinese pronunciation and Romanization, please note this is not pronounced like the English "die."
It actually sounds like "dee-ah." (Chinese Romanization does not exactly follow English or Latin pronunciation of Roman letters).

ní lǜ
Nero Vertical Wall Scroll

尼祿 is a common transliteration to Mandarin Chinese for the name Nero.

尼祿 is also the name of Nero, the Roman emperor in Mandarin.

luō màn
Roman Vertical Wall Scroll

羅曼 is the transliteration to Mandarin Chinese for the Latin / Spanish name Roman.

roman
Roman Vertical Wall Scroll

ロマン is the name Roman in Japanese.


Note: Because this title is entirely Japanese Katakana, it should be written by a Japanese calligrapher.

Sasuke

sasuke
Sasuke Vertical Wall Scroll

サスケ is the Japanese title of the TV show, Sasuke Rising.

サスケ is the original Japanese TV show that inspired the American Ninja Warrior, Ninja Warrior UK, and other variations.

It should be noted that in Japan, the shows title is usually displayed in capital Roman letters as "SASUKE", rather than the Japanese text, サスケ. Although, both titles are known in Japan (you'd probably need to search for サスケ if looking to buy a Sasuke DVD in Japan).


Note: Because this title is entirely Japanese Katakana, it should be written by a Japanese calligrapher.


The following table may be helpful for those studying Chinese or Japanese...

Title CharactersRomaji (Romanized Japanese)Various forms of Romanized Chinese
Butterflychou / chodié / die2 / dietieh
Nero尼祿
尼禄
ní lǜ / ni2 lv4 / ni lv / nilvni lü / nilü
Roman羅曼
罗曼
luō màn / luo1 man4 / luo man / luomanlo man / loman
Romanロマンroman
Sasukeサスケsasuke
In some entries above you will see that characters have different versions above and below a line.
In these cases, the characters above the line are Traditional Chinese, while the ones below are Simplified Chinese.


All of our calligraphy wall scrolls are handmade.

When the calligrapher finishes creating your artwork, it is taken to my art mounting workshop in Beijing where a wall scroll is made by hand from a combination of silk, rice paper, and wood.
After we create your wall scroll, it takes at least two weeks for air mail delivery from Beijing to you.

Allow a few weeks for delivery. Rush service speeds it up by a week or two for $10!

When you select your calligraphy, you'll be taken to another page where you can choose various custom options.


A nice Chinese calligraphy wall scroll

The wall scroll that Sandy is holding in this picture is a "large size"
single-character wall scroll.
We also offer custom wall scrolls in small, medium, and an even-larger jumbo size.

A professional Chinese Calligrapher

Professional calligraphers are getting to be hard to find these days.
Instead of drawing characters by hand, the new generation in China merely type roman letters into their computer keyboards and pick the character that they want from a list that pops up.

There is some fear that true Chinese calligraphy may become a lost art in the coming years. Many art institutes in China are now promoting calligraphy programs in hopes of keeping this unique form of art alive.

Trying to learn Chinese calligrapher - a futile effort

Even with the teachings of a top-ranked calligrapher in China, my calligraphy will never be good enough to sell. I will leave that to the experts.

A high-ranked Chinese master calligrapher that I met in Zhongwei

The same calligrapher who gave me those lessons also attracted a crowd of thousands and a TV crew as he created characters over 6-feet high. He happens to be ranked as one of the top 100 calligraphers in all of China. He is also one of very few that would actually attempt such a feat.



Making Chinese Roman: Main Systems for Romanizing Mandarin ... No, by "romanizing" Chinese, we mean using the letters of the Roman alphabet (you know, "A, B, C ... terms compare, take a look at these well-known Chinese names...

Roman in Chinese Characters and Japanese Kanji Symbols ... This character can also be the Chinese family name roman ized as, "Lan". However, it is not the only character that can be roman ized as Lan. In Japanese and Korean, this...

Lost Roman Chinese Legion | Fr. Z's Blog -- What Does The ... Chinese villagers descended from Roman soldiers' By ... is an ancient name for Rome, and Chinese antropologists note some customs with bulls that they link to the Roman...

beyond the creased spine: Roman city in China? Soon after the battle, there was a town founded in Gansu called "Lijien," which was the Chinese name for Alexandria and the Roman Empire as a whole.

The Maccabeees' Menorah and Titus' Menorah The eagles were, of course, the best-know symbol of Roman sovereignty.
... argue for its Jewish origins, they cannot offset the strong Roman influence perceptible...

Roman Numerals The Roman Symbols. The Romans used a special method of showing numbers, ... Don't use the same symbol more than three times in a row. Tip: Break the number into...

Abstract Guitars & Basses - Abstract Symbol Guitar - Ed Roman ... Abstarct Symbol Guitar, Made in the Ed Roman Custom Shop in Las Vegas ... Let the Ed Roman Custom Shop build one for you!!! Made in the USA...

Roman Times: Symbols of Roman vox populi to get scrubbed The Romans use antiquties for this purpose while here in Eugene, Oregon, we must be content with posting ... is recognized for totally restructuring the Roman Army and...

Roman Catholic High School - Home Roman Catholic High School in the heart of Philadelphia

On the use of italic and roman fonts for symbols in ... On the use of italic and roman fonts for symbols in scientific text ... The general rules concerning the use of an italic (sloping) font or a roman (upright)...

Roman Dance An amphitheatre in a community became a prized symbol of Roman citizenship in the outlying areas of Italy.
... of concrete to substitute for stone in building in the first...

CoinZappers - Hosted by RomanCoins.Net - Glossary of ... This is the #1 source on the net to buy and learn about Roman Coins.
... The rudder of a ship is frequently found on Roman coins and was a symbol of their military power.

Roman Numeral Arithmetic Of course, if a subtractive appears with a I, X, or C to the left of a "larger" symbol, we need to substitute the pair for the correct numeric value. to Roman...

Roman numerals The seven key symbols in Roman numerals are I (1), V (5), X(10), L ... When a symbol is proceeded by a symbol of less value, the represented quantity is...