TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
冬-order.gif
Historical forms of the character
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script
冬-oracle.svg 冬-bronze.svg 冬-bigseal.svg 冬-seal.svg

Han characterEdit

(radical 15 +3, 5 strokes, cangjie input 竹水卜 (HEY), four-corner 27303, composition (GTJV) or ⿱ (K))

  1. winter, 11th lunar month
  2. bang, thud (, )

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 131, character 17
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 1610
  • Dae Jaweon: page 294, character 13
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 867, character 19
  • Unihan data for U+51AC

ChineseEdit

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simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


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

Initial: 端 (5)
Final: 冬
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 都宗切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/tuoŋ/ /tuoŋ/ /toŋ/ /tuoŋ/ /tawŋ/ /tuoŋ/ /toŋ/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
dōng ‹ towng › /*tˤuŋ/ winter

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
2419 0 /*tuːŋ/

NounEdit

  1. winter

CompoundsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Ministry of Education, R.O.C. (2011), “Entry #1386”, Dictionary of Frequently-Used Taiwan Minnan (臺灣閩南語常用詞辭典)[1]

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 2 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

PronunciationEdit

Japanese Wikipedia has an article on:

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Kanji in this term
ふゆ
Grade: 2
kun'yomi

NounEdit

‎(hiragana ふゆ, romaji fuyu)

  1. winter (season)

SynonymsEdit

See alsoEdit

Seasons in Japanese · 四季 (しき) ‎(shiki) (layout · text)
 (はる) ‎(haru)  (なつ) ‎(natsu)  (あき) ‎(aki)  (ふゆ) ‎(fuyu)

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(dong) (hangeul , revised dong, McCune-Reischauer tong)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(đông, đong)

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