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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 75 +3, 7 strokes, cangjie input 木土 (DG), four-corner 44910, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 512, character 9
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 14477
  • Dae Jaweon: page 897, character 10
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1157, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+675C

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Dialectal pronunciations ()
Variety Location
Mandarin Beijing /tu⁵¹/
Harbin /tu⁵³/
Tianjin /tu⁵³/
Jinan /tu²/
Qingdao /tu⁴²/
Zhengzhou /tu³¹²/
Xi'an /tu⁴⁴/
Xining /tv̩²¹³/
Yinchuan /tu¹³/
Lanzhou /tu¹³/
Ürümqi /tu²¹³/
Wuhan /təu³⁵/
Chengdu /tu¹³/
Guiyang /tu²¹³/
Kunming /tu²¹²/
Nanjing /tu⁴⁴/
Hefei /tu⁵³/
Jin Taiyuan /tu⁴⁵/
Pingyao /tu³⁵/
Hohhot /tu⁵⁵/
Wu Shanghai /zo¹³/
Suzhou /dəu³¹/
Hangzhou /du¹³/
Wenzhou /døy³⁵/
Hui Shexian /tʰu²²/
Tunxi /təu²⁴/
Xiang Changsha /təu⁵⁵/
/təu¹¹/
Xiangtan /təɯ⁵⁵/
Gan Nanchang /tʰu²¹/
Hakka Meixian /tʰu⁵³/
Taoyuan
Cantonese Guangzhou /tou²²/
Nanning /tu²²/
Hong Kong /tou²²/
Min Xiamen (Min Nan) /tɔ²²/
Fuzhou (Min Dong) /tou²⁴²/
Jian'ou (Min Bei) /tu⁴⁴/
Shantou (Min Nan) /tou³⁵/
Haikou (Min Nan) /ʔdu³³/ ~絕
/ʔdu³⁵/
Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: (7)
Final:
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Rising (X)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/duoX/ /dʱuoX/ /doX/ /duoX/ /dɔX/ /duX/ /doX/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
12505 0 /*l'aːʔ/

Definitions[edit]

  1. stop, prevent
  2. restrict
  3. A surname​.

Proper noun[edit]

杜甫 (pinyin ; Wade-Giles Tu4 Fu3)

  1. Du Fu (712–770): a Chinese poet


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

  1. careless
  2. woods; grove
  3. Chinese family name "Du"

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • New Nelson: 2560
  • Halpern: 835
  • Halpern Learners: 559
  • Heisig: 2500
  • Tuttle Kanji Dictionary: 4a3.1
  1. Source: EDICT and KANJIDIC files licensed by the Electronic Dictionaries Research Group.

Usage notes[edit]

杜 is included in a planned expansion of the general use Jōyō kanji by the Japanese government.

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana やまなし, romaji yamanashi)

  1. Wild Japanese pear or mountain pear

Proper noun[edit]

‎(hiragana , romaji To)

  1. 杜甫 (とほ, to ho): Du Fu (712–770), a Chinese poet

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(du) (hangeul , revised du, McCune-Reischauer tu, Yale twu)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(đỗ, đậu, đỏ, đổ, đuã)

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