ChineseEdit

ancestral hall; temple (main) hall; large room
simp. and trad.
(祠堂)

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Initial () (17) (7)
Final () (19) (101)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () III I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/zɨ/ /dɑŋ/
Pan
Wuyun
/zɨ/ /dɑŋ/
Shao
Rongfen
/zie/ /dɑŋ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/zɨ/ /daŋ/
Li
Rong
/ziə/ /dɑŋ/
Wang
Li
/zĭə/ /dɑŋ/
Bernard
Karlgren
/zi/ /dʱɑŋ/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
táng
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
ci4 tong4
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
táng
Middle
Chinese
‹ zi › ‹ dang ›
Old
Chinese
/*sə.lə/ /*[d]ˁaŋ/
English sacrifice 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
Reading # 1/1 1/1
No. 11959 11138
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0 0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ljɯ/ /*daːŋ/

NounEdit

祠堂

  1. ancestral shrine; ancestral hall; ancestral temple; lineage temple
  2. (Cantonese, slang) male genitals; penis
  3. (Hong Kong Cantonese, slang) prison

SynonymsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (祠堂):

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Hyōgaiji
どう
Grade: 5
on’yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

()(どう) (shidōしだう (sidau)?

  1. an ancestral hall
  2. a small shrine

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN