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ChineseEdit

 
to move; to change; to use; to act
thing; object; matter
trad. (動物)
simp. (动物)
Literally: “moving thing”.

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Initial () (7) (4)
Final () (1) (60)
Tone (調) Rising (X) Checked (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open Closed
Division () I III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/duŋX/ /mɨut̚/
Pan
Wuyun
/duŋX/ /miut̚/
Shao
Rongfen
/duŋX/ /miuət̚/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/dəwŋX/ /mut̚/
Li
Rong
/duŋX/ /miuət̚/
Wang
Li
/duŋX/ /mĭuət̚/
Bernard
Karlgren
/dʱuŋX/ /mi̯uət̚/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
dòng
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
dòng
Middle
Chinese
‹ duwngX › ‹ mjut ›
Old
Chinese
/*[Cə-m-]tˁoŋʔ/ /*C.mut/
English move thing

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
Reading # 1/1 1/1
No. 17449 13218
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0 1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*doːŋʔ/ /*mɯd/

NounEdit

動物

  1. animal (Classifier: m; ; )
    動物本能 / 动物本能  ―  dòngwù běnnéng  ―  animal instinct
    珍稀動物 / 珍稀动物  ―  zhēnxī dòngwù  ―  rare animals
    成為動物 [MSC, trad.]
    成为动物 [MSC, simp.]
    Nǐ zuì xiǎng chéngwèi nǎ zhǒng dòngwù? [Pinyin]
    What animal would you most like to be?
    動物尾巴什麼功能 [MSC, trad.]
    动物尾巴什么功能 [MSC, simp.]
    Dòngwù de wěiba yǒu shénme gōngnéng? [Pinyin]
    What are the functions of an animal’s tail?

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DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (動物):

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
どう
Grade: 3
ぶつ
Grade: 3
on’yomi

EtymologyEdit

Middle Chinese 動物

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

動物 (hiragana どうぶつ, rōmaji dōbutsu)

  1. animal

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  2. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN
  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, →ISBN.

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

動物 (dongmul) (hangeul 동물)

  1. Hanja form? of 동물 (animal).

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this term

NounEdit

動物

  1. Hán tự form of động vật (animal).