See also: 大陆

Chinese edit

 
big; great; huge
big; great; huge; large; major; wide; deep; oldest; eldest; doctor
 
shore; land; continent
shore; land; continent; six (fraud-proof)
trad. (大陸)
simp. (大陆)

Pronunciation edit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 1/1
Initial () (7) (37)
Final () (25) (4)
Tone (調) Departing (H) Checked (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () I III
Fanqie
Baxter dajH ljuwk
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/dɑiH/ /lɨuk̚/
Pan
Wuyun
/dɑiH/ /liuk̚/
Shao
Rongfen
/dɑiH/ /liuk̚/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/dajH/ /luwk̚/
Li
Rong
/dɑiH/ /liuk̚/
Wang
Li
/dɑiH/ /lĭuk̚/
Bernard
Karlgren
/dʱɑiH/ /li̯uk̚/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
dài
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
daai6 luk6

Noun edit

大陸

  1. continent; landmass
    歐亞大陸欧亚大陆  ―  Ōu Yà dàlù  ―  Eurasia
  2. mainland

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Proper noun edit

大陸

  1. mainland China

Usage notes edit

In Hong Kong and Macau Cantonese, when describing the action of "going to mainland China", the verb (faan1, to return (to)) is usually used instead of (heoi3, to go (to)) even if the speaker was born in Hong Kong or Macau.

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See also edit

  • (Taiwanese Hokkien) 阿山 (Āshān)

Descendants edit

Sino-Xenic (大陸):

Japanese edit

Kanji in this term
たい
Grade: 1
りく
Grade: 4
on’yomi

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

(たい)(りく) (tairiku

  1. (geology) a continent
    アフリカ大陸(たいりく)
    afurika-tairiku
    the continent of Africa
  2. (especially) China

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References edit

  1. ^ NHK Broadcasting Culture Research Institute, editor (1998), NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK Publishing, →ISBN

Korean edit

Hanja in this term

Noun edit

大陸 (daeryuk) (hangeul 대륙)

  1. Hanja form? of 대륙 (continent).

Vietnamese edit

chữ Hán Nôm in this term

Noun edit

大陸

  1. chữ Hán form of đại lục (continent).