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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 109 +12, 17 strokes, cangjie input 月山卜廿土 (BUYTG), four-corner 60014, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 818, character 4
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 23707
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1230, character 14
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2514, character 12
  • Unihan data for U+77B3

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *doːŋ): semantic  + phonetic  ‎(OC *doːŋ).

Etymology[edit]

From (OC *doːŋ, “child”). Compare English pupil ‎(‘child’ > student; pupil of eye) for a similar semantic development.

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (7)
Final () (1)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/duŋ/
Pan
Wuyun
/duŋ/
Shao
Rongfen
/duŋ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/dəwŋ/
Li
Rong
/duŋ/
Wang
Li
/duŋ/
Bernard
Karlgren
/dʱuŋ/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
tóng
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 17441
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*doːŋ/

Definitions[edit]

  1. inexperienced; ignorant
  2. (anatomy) pupil of eye
  3. sight; vision; view
  4. to see

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana ひとみ, romaji hitomi)

  1. (anatomy) pupil

Proper noun[edit]

‎(hiragana ひとみ, romaji Hitomi)

  1. A female given name

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(dong) (hangeul , revised dong, McCune-Reischauer tong, Yale tong)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(đồng)

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Readings[edit]

  • Nôm: đồng, tròng

References[edit]

  • Thiều Chửu : Hán Việt Tự Điển Hà Nội 1942
  • Trần Văn Chánh: Từ Điển Hán Việt NXB Trẻ, Ho Chi Minh Ville, 1999
  • Vũ Văn Kính: Đại Tự Điển Chữ Nôm , NXB Văn Nghệ, Ho Chi Minh Ville, 1999