See also: and

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Pictogram (象形) – a square well, with supports on four sides, and a dot in the middle for the water. Compare .

Han characterEdit

(radical 3 +4, 5 strokes, cangjie input 廿廿戈 (TTI), four-corner 55000, composition)

  1. bowl of food
  2. well

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 81, character 1
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 101
  • Dae Jaweon: page 164, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 45, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+4E3C

CantoneseEdit

PronunciationEdit

HanziEdit

(Yale dam2)

  1. variant of '井'
  2. Sound of something falling in well. Ref: 《集韻》:「丼:投物井中聲。」
  3. Throwing or littering something to lower position.

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

NounEdit

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Wikipedia

(hiragana どんぶり, romaji donburi)

  1. A large bowl for serving rice and stew.
  2. donburi, a dish served in such a bowl.

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(jeong) (hangeul , revised jeong, McCune-Reischauer chŏng)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin jǐng (jing3), Wade-Giles ching3)

Last modified on 16 February 2014, at 07:13