Last modified on 20 November 2014, at 08:49

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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 46 +7, 10 strokes, cangjie input 竹日卜山 (HAYU), four-corner 27727)

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 312, character 4
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 8108
  • Dae Jaweon: page 612, character 11
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 775, character 14
  • Unihan data for U+5CF6

ChineseEdit

simpl.
trad.

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): phonetic  + semantic  (mountain)

PronunciationEdit


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

Initial: 端 (5)
Final: 豪
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Rising (X)

Fanqie: 都晧切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/tɑuX/ /tɑuX/ /tɑuX/ /tɑuX/ /tawX/ /tɑuX/ /tɑuX/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
dǎo ‹ tawX › /*tˤuʔ/ island

Notes for Old Chinese notations in the Baxter-Sagart system:

  • Parentheses "()" indicate uncertain presence;
  • Square brackets "[]" indicate uncertain identity, e.g. *[t] as coda may in fact be *-t or *-p;
  • Angle brackets "<>" indicate infix;
  • Hyphen "-" indicates morpheme boundary;
  • Period "." indicates syllable boundary.
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
9507 2 /*tuːwʔ/

NounEdit

  1. island

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana しま, romaji shima)

  1. island


Proper nounEdit

(hiragana しま, romaji Shima)

  1. A surname​.

SuffixEdit

(hiragana とう, romaji -tō)

  1. island (in place names)

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(do)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (McCune-Reischauer: to)
  • Name (hangeul): ()
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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(đảo, láo)

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