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Etymology 1Edit

 
4th heavenly stem; man; people; little cube; a Chinese surname
 
4th heavenly stem; man; people; little cube; a Chinese surname
simp. and trad.
(丁丁)
 
Wikipedia has an article on:
丁丁

PronunciationEdit


AdverbEdit

丁丁

  1. (literary, onomatopoeia) the sound of clanking or clanging
  2. (literary, onomatopoeia) the pitter-patter sound of rain
  3. (literary, onomatopoeia) the sound of logging
  4. (literary, onomatopoeia) the sound of playing a musical instrument
  5. (literary, onomatopoeia) the sound of playing a game of chess

Etymology 2Edit

 
4th heavenly stem; man; people; little cube; a Chinese surname
 
4th heavenly stem; man; people; little cube; a Chinese surname
simp. and trad.
(丁丁)

Glyph approximation of JJ (jījī), from 雞雞鸡鸡 (jījī).

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

丁丁

  1. (neologism, slang) penis

Etymology 3Edit

 
4th heavenly stem; man; people; little cube; a Chinese surname
 
4th heavenly stem; man; people; little cube; a Chinese surname
simp. and trad.
(丁丁)

PronunciationEdit


AdjectiveEdit

丁丁

  1. (literary) strong; robust
  2. (literary) long; endless
  3. (literary) ice-cold

Etymology 4Edit

 
4th heavenly stem; man; people; little cube; a Chinese surname
 
4th heavenly stem; man; people; little cube; a Chinese surname
simp. and trad.
(丁丁)

PronunciationEdit


Proper nounEdit

丁丁

  1. (Taoism) Alternative name for Ding Lingwei.

Etymology 5Edit

 
4th heavenly stem; man; people; little cube; a Chinese surname
 
4th heavenly stem; man; people; little cube; a Chinese surname
simp. and trad.
(丁丁)
alt. forms 虰虰

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

丁丁

  1. (dialectal Mandarin, Gan, dialectal Jin) dragonfly
SynonymsEdit
Dialectal synonyms of 蜻蜓 (“dragonfly”) [map]
Variety Location Words
Formal (Written Standard Chinese) 蜻蜓
Taxonomic name 蜻蜓
Mandarin Beijing 螞螂老琉璃
Taiwan 蜻蜓
Jinan 蜻蜻
Xi'an 螞螂
Wuhan 丁丁
Chengdu 丁丁貓兒蜻蜓
Kunming 蜻蜓
Yangzhou 蜻蜻子
Hefei 蜻蜻蜻蜻子
Cantonese Guangzhou 塘尾
Hong Kong 蜻蜓塘尾
Taishan 黃尾
Gan Nanchang 丁丁蜻蜓
Hakka Meixian 囊蜺仔
Xingning 黃咪子
Huidong 黃蜺子
Qujiang 龍蜺子
Xiaosanjiang 囊蜺
Changting 挪咪
Pingyu 揚尾子
Wuping 羊必子
Ninghua 管胚
Ruijin 囊蜺子
Shicheng 康雞
Shangyou 塘子
Miaoli (N. Sixian) 揚尾仔
Liudui (S. Sixian) 揚尾仔
Hsinchu (Hailu) 囊蜺仔揚尾仔
Dongshi (Dabu) 揚尾
Zhuolan (Raoping) 囊蜺仔揚尾仔
Yunlin (Zhao'an) 蛘蜺
Jin Taiyuan 兒蜻
Min Bei Jian'ou 刊魁
Min Dong Fuzhou 螞蝴
Min Nan Xiamen 田嬰
Quanzhou 田嬰
Zhangzhou 田嬰
Taipei 田嬰
Kaohsiung 田嬰
Tainan 田嬰
Taichung 田嬰
Hsinchu 田嬰
Lukang 田嬰
Sanxia 田嬰
Yilan 田嬰
Kinmen 田嬰
Magong 田嬰
Philippines (Manila) 田嬰
Chaozhou 𬠋𧌊
Wu Suzhou 蜻蜓
Wenzhou 蜻蜓
Xiang Changsha 洋咪咪
Shuangfeng 洋洋蠛洋媽蠛

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
ちょう
Grade: 3
ちょう
Grade: 3
on’yomi

AdverbEdit

丁丁 (hiragana ちょうちょう, katakana チョウチョウ, rōmaji chōchō)

  1. Alternative spelling of 丁々