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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 46 +7, 10 strokes, cangjie input 竹日卜山 (HAYU), four-corner 27727)

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 312, character 4
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 8108
  • Dae Jaweon: page 612, character 11
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 775, character 14
  • Unihan data for U+5CF6

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp.
alt. forms

Glyph origin[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *tuːwʔ): phonetic  ‎(OC *tɯːwʔ) + semantic  ‎(mountain)

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (5)
Final () (89)
Tone (調) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/tɑuX/
Pan
Wuyun
/tɑuX/
Shao
Rongfen
/tɑuX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/tawX/
Li
Rong
/tɑuX/
Wang
Li
/tɑuX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/tɑuX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
dǎo
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
dǎo
Middle
Chinese
‹ tawX ›
Old
Chinese
/*tˤuʔ/
English island

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. 9507
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*tuːwʔ/

Noun[edit]

  1. island

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
しま
Grade: 3
kun'yomi
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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana しま, romaji shima)

  1. island

Proper noun[edit]

‎(hiragana しま, romaji Shima)

  1. A surname​.

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
とう
Grade: 3
on'yomi
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Suffix[edit]

‎(hiragana とう, romaji -tō)

  1. island (in place names)

References[edit]

  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(do)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (McCune-Reischauer: to)
  • Name (hangeul): ()
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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(đảo, láo)

  1. island

Compounds[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

  • Chữ Nôm. The modern Vietnamese word for island is đảo.

References[edit]