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bean; sacrificial vessel decay; rotten
simp. and trad.
(豆腐)
 
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豆腐 (Written Standard Chinese?)
豆腐 (Cantonese)
Theu-fú (Hakka)
Dâu-hô (Min Dong)

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NounEdit

豆腐

  1. tofu; bean curd

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JapaneseEdit

 
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豆腐 (tōfu): seasoned cubes of tofu.
Kanji in this term
とう
Grade: 3

Grade: S
on'yomi

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Chinese compound 豆腐(dəuH bjuX, literally bean + curdled). Compare modern Mandarin reading dòufu.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

豆腐 ‎(hiragana とうふ, romaji tōfu)

  1. tofu, bean curd
  2. (computing) tofu, an empty rectangle displayed by some systems in place of a character not supported by available fonts.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. 2.0 2.1 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

豆腐 ‎(dubu) ‎(hangeul 두부)

  1. Hanja form? of 두부, “tofu”.

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this word

NounEdit

豆腐

  1. Hán tự form of đậu hủ or đậu phụ, "tofu"