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TranslingualEdit

Historical forms of the character
Bronze inscriptions Bamboo and silk script Large seal script Small seal script
堂-bronze.svg 堂-silk.svg 堂-bigseal.svg 堂-seal.svg

Han characterEdit

(radical 32 +8, 11 strokes, cangjie input 火月口土 (FBRG), four-corner 90104, composition)

  1. hall
  2. government office

Derived charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 231, character 23
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 5207
  • Dae Jaweon: page 469, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 452, character 14
  • Unihan data for U+5802

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


Dialectal pronunciations ()
Variety Location
Mandarin Beijing /tʰɑŋ³⁵/
Harbin /tʰaŋ²⁴/
Tianjin /tʰɑŋ⁴⁵/
Jinan /tʰaŋ⁴²/
Qingdao /tʰaŋ⁴²/
Zhengzhou /tʰaŋ⁴²/
Xi'an /tʰaŋ²⁴/
Xining /tɔ̃²⁴/
Yinchuan /tʰɑŋ⁵³/
Lanzhou /tʰɑ̃⁵³/
Ürümqi /tʰɑŋ⁵¹/
Wuhan /tʰaŋ²¹³/
Chengdu /tʰaŋ³¹/
Guiyang /tʰaŋ²¹/
Kunming /tʰã̠³¹/
Nanjing /tʰaŋ²⁴/
Hefei /tʰɑ̃⁵⁵/
Jin Taiyuan /tʰɒ̃¹¹/
Pingyao /tʰɑŋ¹³/
Hohhot /tʰɑ̃³¹/
Wu Shanghai /dɑ̃¹³/
Suzhou /dɑ̃¹³/
Hangzhou /dɑŋ²¹³/
Wenzhou /duɔ³¹/
Hui Shexian /tʰa⁴⁴/
Tunxi /tau⁴⁴/
Xiang Changsha /tan¹³/
Xiangtan /dɔn¹²/
Gan Nanchang /tʰɔŋ²⁴/
Hakka Meixian /tʰoŋ¹¹/
Taoyuan /tʰoŋ¹¹/
Cantonese Guangzhou /tʰɔŋ²¹/
Nanning /tʰɔŋ²¹/
Hong Kong /tʰɔŋ²¹/
Min Xiamen (Min Nan) /tɔŋ³⁵/
/tŋ̍³⁵/
Fuzhou (Min Dong) /touŋ⁵³/
Jian'ou (Min Bei) /tɔŋ²¹/
Shantou (Min Nan) /tʰaŋ⁵⁵/
/tɯŋ⁵⁵/
Haikou (Min Nan) /haŋ³¹/
/ʔdo³¹/
Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: (7)
Final:
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/dɑŋ/ /dʱɑŋ/ /dɑŋ/ /dɑŋ/ /daŋ/ /dɑŋ/ /dɑŋ/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
táng ‹ dang › /*[d]ˤaŋ/ hall

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
11138 0 /*daːŋ/

NounEdit

(classifier (jiān))

  1. main hall

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

堂本光一

NounEdit

‎(hiragana どう, romaji )

  1. temple
  2. shrine
  3. hall

PrefixEdit

‎(hiragana どう, romaji dō-)

  1. magnificent (building)

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(dang) (hangeul , revised dang, McCune-Reischauer tang)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(đường, chân, đoàng)

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