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ChineseEdit

bald; blunt head; (noun suffix)
trad. (禿頭) 禿
simp. (秃头)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

禿頭

  1. bald head
  2. bald person

VerbEdit

禿頭

  1. to go bald

See alsoEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
禿
とく
Hyōgaiji
とう
Grade: 2
on’yomi

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Chinese compound 禿頭 (thuwk + duw, literally bald + head).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

禿頭 (hiragana とくとう, rōmaji tokutō)

  1. bald head

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  2. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN