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Etymology[edit]

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Han character[edit]

(radical 41 +3, 6 strokes, cangjie input 口山木戈 (RUDI), composition)

  1. direct, guide, lead, conduct

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Chinese[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: 定 (7)
Final: 豪
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 徒到切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/dɑuH/ /dʱɑuH/ /dɑuH/ /dɑuH/ /dawH/ /dɑuH/ /dɑuH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system (2011)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
dǎo ‹ dawH › /*lˁuʔ-s/ to lead
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
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MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
11670 1 /*duːs/

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