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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 44 +9, 12 strokes, cangjie input 尸十大日 (SJKA), four-corner 77264, composition)

  1. butcher, slaughter, massacre
  2. slaughterer
  3. slaughterhouse
  4. a surname

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 303, character 12
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 7761
  • Dae Jaweon: page 600, character 30
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 976, character 15
  • Unihan data for U+5C60

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Initial: (7)
Final:
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/duo/ /dʱuo/ /do/ /duo/ /dɔ/ /du/ /do/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
‹ du › /*[d]ˤa/ butcher (v.)

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
16978 0 /*daː/

Verb[edit]

  1. to slaughter livestock; to butcher livestock
  2. to massacre; to slaughter

Noun[edit]

  1. butcher

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: (11)
Final:
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ɖɨʌ/ /ȡʱi̯wo/ /ȡiɔ/ /ɖiɔ/ /ɖɨə̆/ /ȡĭo/ /ȡiɔ/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
16995 0 /*da/

Definitions[edit]

  1. Only used in 休屠

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. slaughter
  2. massacre

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(do, jeo) (hangeul , , revised do, jeo, McCune-Reischauer to, chŏ)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(đồ)

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