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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
冬-order.gif

Han character[edit]

(radical 15 +3, 5 strokes, cangjie input 竹水卜 (HEY), four-corner 27303, composition丶)

  1. winter, 11th lunar month
  2. bang, thud (, )

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 131, character 17
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 1610
  • Dae Jaweon: page 294, character 13
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 867, character 19
  • Unihan data for U+51AC

Chinese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (冬), Pronunciation (1/1)

Initial: 端 (5)
Final: 冬
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 都宗切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/tuoŋ/ /tuoŋ/ /toŋ/ /tuoŋ/ /tawŋ/ /tuoŋ/ /toŋ/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system (2011)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
dōng ‹ towng › /*tˁuŋ/ winter
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
2419 0 /*tuːŋ/

Compounds[edit]

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 2 “Kyōiku” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

  • 冬将軍 (ふゆしょうぐん, fuyushōgun)
  • 冬休 (ふゆやすみ, fuyuyasumi)
  • 冬山 (ふゆやま, fuyuyama)
  • 初冬 (しょとう, shotō)
  • 晩冬 (ばんとう, bantō)
  • 立冬 (りっとう, rittō)

Pronunciation[edit]

Kanji in this term
ふゆ
Grade: 2
kun'yomi

Noun[edit]

(hiragana ふゆ, romaji fuyu)

  1. winter (season)

Synonyms[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(dong) (hangeul , revised dong, McCune-Reischauer tong)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(đông, đong)

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