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U+515C, 兜
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-515C

[U+515B]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+515D]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 10, +9, 11 strokes, cangjie input 竹女竹山 (HVHU), four-corner 77217).

Derived characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 125, character 20
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 1386
  • Dae Jaweon: page 265, character 27
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 273, character 16
  • Unihan data for U+515C

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.
variant forms

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character



References:

Mostly from Richard Sears' Chinese Etymology site (authorisation),
which in turn draws data from various collections of ancient forms of Chinese characters, including:

  • Shuowen Jiezi (small seal),
  • Jinwen Bian (bronze inscriptions),
  • Liushutong (Liushutong characters) and
  • Yinxu Jiaguwen Bian (oracle bone script).
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*toː
*toː

Ideogrammic compound (會意): 𠑹 (cover) +  (head): a helmet.

Pronunciation[edit]


Note:
  • tau - vernacular;
  • to͘ - literary.

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (5)
Final () (137)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/təu/
Pan
Wuyun
/təu/
Shao
Rongfen
/təu/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/təw/
Li
Rong
/tu/
Wang
Li
/təu/
Bernard
Karlgren
/tə̯u/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
dōu
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
dōu
Middle
Chinese
‹ tuw ›
Old
Chinese
/*tˁo/
English helmet, hood

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
No. 2449
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*toː/

Definitions[edit]

  1. helmet; hood
  2. helmet-shaped
  3. to wrap; to encase
  4. armor
  5. to carry in a wrap
  6. bag; pouch
  7. plastic bag
  8. pocket
  9. to pocket; to keep; to retain; to acquire dishonestly
  10. to reach
  11. to move around; to move in a circle; to canvass; to solicit
  12. to take responsibility for
  13. to relate in detail
  14. to peddle; to hawk
  15. (Min Nan) home
  16. (Min Nan) nearby

Synonyms[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

Readings[edit]

  • Go-on: (tsu); (to)
  • Kan-on: とう ()
  • Kun: かぶと (kabuto, )

Etymology[edit]

Japanese Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ja
Kanji in this term
かぶと
Jinmeiyō
kun’yomi
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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana かぶと, rōmaji kabuto)

  1. helmet

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  2. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(du) (hangeul , revised du, McCune–Reischauer tu)

  1. (투구 두, tugu-): helmet (especially, made of iron)

Synonyms[edit]

See also[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(đâu)

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