See also:

TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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Wikipedia

Han characterEdit

(radical 68 +0, 4 strokes, cangjie input 卜十 (YJ), four-corner 34000)

  1. Chinese peck
  2. liquid measure
  3. (astronomy) the Dipper, a Chinese constellation near Sagittarius
  4. struggle, fight, compete, contend (simp. only)

Derived charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 477, character 24
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 13489
  • Dae Jaweon: page 835, character 27
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2252, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+6597

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(traditional , Jyutping dau2, Yale dau2)


HakkaEdit

HanziEdit

(POJ téu, Guangdong teu3; teu3, teu5 [Dongguan], tiu3 [Bao'an], Hagfa Pinyim deu3)

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

NounEdit

  1. a unit of liquid measure equal to 18liters or 18000cl.

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(du) (hangeul , revised du, McCune-Reischauer tu, Yale twu)

  1. ( 두): measure of about 18 liters; such measuring vessel
  2. (조두 두): cauldron; cymbal
  3. (구기 두): dipper, ladle
  4. (이름 두): asterism around Polaris such as Big Dipper and Little Dipper

SynonymsEdit

  • (cauldron):

Related termsEdit

  • (, seung)
  • (, hob)

CompoundsEdit

  • 大斗 (대두, daedu)
  • 小斗 (소두, sodu)
  • 刁斗 (조두, jodu)
  • 北斗 (북두, bugdu)
  • 南斗 (남두, namdu)

ReferencesEdit


MandarinEdit

PronunciationEdit

HanziEdit

(traditional , Pinyin dǒu (dou3), Wade-Giles tou3)

(traditional , Pinyin dǒu (dou3), Wade-Giles tou3)

HypernymsEdit

  • 玄武 (constellation)
  • 二十八宿 (constellation)

Derived termsEdit


Middle ChineseEdit

Han characterEdit

(*dǒu)


Min NanEdit

HanziEdit

(TLPA tóo (too2), táu (tau2), Guangdong diou3, dao3)

ReferencesEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(đẩu, đấu, điếu, tẩn)

Last modified on 13 April 2014, at 17:39