Last modified on 22 July 2014, at 01:27
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TranslingualEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  (path) +  (hand) – to lead someone by the hand.

Han characterEdit

(radical 41 +12, 15 strokes, cangjie input 卜山木戈 (YUDI), four-corner 38343, composition)

  1. direct, guide, lead, conduct

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 296, character 10
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 7463
  • Dae Jaweon: page 586, character 9
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 512, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+5C0E

ChineseEdit

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PronunciationEdit

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

Initial: 定 (7)
Final: 豪
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 徒到切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/dɑuH/ /dʱɑuH/ /dɑuH/ /dɑuH/ /dawH/ /dɑuH/ /dɑuH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system (2011)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
dǎo ‹ dawH › /*lˁuʔ-s/ to lead
Zhengzhang system (2003)
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MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
11670 1 /*duːs/

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KanjiEdit

(grade 5 “Kyōiku” kanji)

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HanjaEdit

(do) (hangeul , revised do, McCune-Reischauer to)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(đạo)

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