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ChineseEdit

water; river
 
direction; way; method; road; path; principle; truth; reason; skill; Tao (of Taoism); a measure word; to say; to speak; to talk
simp. and trad.
(水道)

EtymologyEdit

Attestable in pre-Qin texts.

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

水道

  1. canal; ditch; water course; water way
  2. (Taiwan Min Nan, Hakka) water supply

Derived termsEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
すい
Grade: 1
どう
Grade: 2
on'yomi

EtymologyEdit

From (sui, "water," "cold water") + (, "passage," "duct")

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

水道 ‎(hiragana すいどう, romaji suidō)

  1. water service, water supply
  2. channel

Derived termsEdit

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

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

水道 ‎(sudo) ‎(hangeul 수도)

  1. Hanja form? of 수도, “water supply”.
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