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Translingual[edit]

simpl.
trad.

Etymology[edit]

Simplified from ; compare .

Han character[edit]

(radical 1 +4, 5 strokes, cangjie input 大木 (KD))

  1. east, eastern, eastward

References[edit]


Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(traditional , Jyutping dung1, Yale dung1)


Mandarin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin dōng
Zhuyin ㄉㄨㄥ
IPA (key) /tʊŋ⁵⁵/
Audio
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Noun[edit]

(simplified, Pinyin dōng, traditional )

  1. east, eastern, eastward
  2. host
    做东 to be host
  3. landlord, owner
    房东 landlord, 股东 shareholder

Hanzi[edit]

(traditional , Pinyin dōng (dong1), Wade-Giles tung1)

Compounds[edit]