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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 46 +7, 10 strokes, cangjie input 竹日卜山 (HAYU), four-corner 27727)

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 312, character 4
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 8108
  • Dae Jaweon: page 612, character 11
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 775, character 14
  • Unihan data for U+5CF6

ChineseEdit

trad.
simp.

Alternative formsEdit

Glyph originEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): phonetic  + semantic  ‎(mountain)

EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit


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

Initial: (5)
Final:
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Rising (X)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
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Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/tɑuX/ /tɑuX/ /tɑuX/ /tɑuX/ /tawX/ /tɑuX/ /tɑuX/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
dǎo ‹ tawX › /*tˤuʔ/ island

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
9507 2 /*tuːwʔ/

NounEdit

  1. island

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Kanji in this term
しま
Grade: 3
kun'yomi
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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

‎(hiragana しま, romaji shima)

  1. island

Proper nounEdit

‎(hiragana しま, romaji Shima)

  1. A surname​.

Etymology 2Edit

Kanji in this term
とう
Grade: 3
on'yomi
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SuffixEdit

‎(hiragana とう, romaji -tō)

  1. island (in place names)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(do)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (McCune-Reischauer: to)
  • Name (hangeul): ()
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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(đảo, láo)

  1. island

CompoundsEdit

Usage notesEdit

  • Chữ Nôm. The modern Vietnamese word for island is đảo.

ReferencesEdit

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