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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

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

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.

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (archaic variant)

Glyph origin[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]



Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
dōu
Middle
Chinese
‹ tuw ›
Old
Chinese
/*tˤo/
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. (obsolete) armor
  5. to carry in a wrap
  6. bag, pouch
  7. pocket
  8. to pocket: to keep, retain; to acquire dishonestly
  9. to reach
  10. to move around; to move in a circle; to canvass, to solicit
  11. to take responsibility for
  12. to relate in detail
  13. to peddle, to hawk

Compounds[edit]

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

  1. helmet

Readings[edit]


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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