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ChineseEdit

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

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Initial () (7) (37)
Final () (89) (23)
Tone (調) Rising (X) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () I I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/dɑuX/ /luoH/
Pan
Wuyun
/dɑuX/ /luoH/
Shao
Rongfen
/dɑuX/ /loH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/dawX/ /lɔH/
Li
Rong
/dɑuX/ /loH/
Wang
Li
/dɑuX/ /luH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/dʱɑuX/ /luoH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
dào
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
dǎo dào
Middle
Chinese
‹ dawH › ‹ dawX ›
Old
Chinese
/*lˤuʔ-s/ /*[kə.l]ˤuʔ/
English show the way way

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. 11669 3856
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1 0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*l'uːʔ/ /*ɡ·raːɡs/

NounEdit

道路

  1. road
  2. path, way

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (道路):

JapaneseEdit

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道路 (dōro): a road.
Kanji in this term
どう
Grade: 2

Grade: 3
on'yomi

EtymologyEdit

/dauro//dɔːro//doːro/

From Middle Chinese 道路 ‎(dhɑ̀u lò). Compare modern Mandarin 道路 ‎(dàolù), Cantonese 道路 ‎(dou6 lou6).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

道路 ‎(hiragana どうろ, romaji dōro, historical hiragana だうろ)

  1. road, street, a way for local traffic

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  • 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

道路 ‎(doro) ‎(hangeul 도로)

  1. Hanja form? of 도로, “road, thoroughfare”.
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