Last modified on 25 September 2014, at 04:58
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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

ChineseEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (丼), Pronunciation (1/1)

Initial: 端 (5)
Final: 覃
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Rising (X)

Fanqie: 都感切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/tʌmX/ /tămX/ /tᴀmX/ /təmX/ /təmX/ /tɒmX/ /tɒmX/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system (2011)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
jǐng ‹ tsjengX › /*C.tseŋʔ/ a well
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
2041 3 /*kloːmʔ'/ 集韻又義與𣿅合,吳方言作澸今字
6853 0 /*skeŋʔ/ 說文井字

DefinitionsEdit

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

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

Kanji in this term
どんぶり
Grade: S
kun'yomi

NounEdit

(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)

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