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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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Stroke order
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Han character[edit]

(radical 42 +3, 6 strokes, cangjie input 火尸一 (FSM), composition)

  1. bear, accept
  2. undertake
  3. just
  4. sound of bells

References[edit]

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 297, character 6
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 9913
  • Dae Jaweon: page 591, character 9
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 562, character 12
  • Unihan data for U+5F53

Chinese[edit]

simpl.
trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (當), Pronunciation 1/2

Initial: 端 (5)
Final: 唐
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 都郎切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/tɑŋ/ /tɑŋ/ /tɑŋ/ /tɑŋ/ /taŋ/ /tɑŋ/ /tɑŋ/
Character (當), Pronunciation 2/2

Initial: 端 (5)
Final: 唐
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 丁浪切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/tɑŋH/ /tɑŋH/ /tɑŋH/ /tɑŋH/ /taŋH/ /tɑŋH/ /tɑŋH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
dāng ‹ tang › /*tˤaŋ/ match (v.); have the value of, rank with

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 No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
11104 0 /*taːŋ/

Adverb[edit]

  1. (archaic) still

Synonyms[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 2 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. hit
  2. right
  3. appropriate
  4. himself

Readings[edit]

Prefix[edit]

(hiragana とう, romaji tō-)

  1. this (business or place)

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(dang) (hangeul , revised dang, McCune-Reischauer tang, Yale tang)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(đáng, đương)

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References[edit]