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U+8463, 董
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8463

[U+8462]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+8464]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(Kangxi radical 140, +9, 15 strokes, cangjie input 廿竹十土 (THJG), four-corner 44104, composition)

Derived characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1045, character 23
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 31433
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1506, character 15
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 5, page 3250, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+8463

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp. #
2nd round simp.

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Liushutong (compiled in Ming)
Transcribed ancient scripts
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Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *toːŋʔ): semantic (grass) + phonetic (OC *doŋ, *doŋʔ, *doŋs).

Pronunciation[edit]


Note:
  • táng - vernacular (incl. surname);
  • tóng - literary.
Note:
  • dang2 - vernacular (incl. surname);
  • dong2 - literary.
  • Wu

  • Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Initial () (5)
    Final () (1)
    Tone (調) Rising (X)
    Openness (開合) Open
    Division () I
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /tuŋX/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /tuŋX/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /tuŋX/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /təwŋX/
    Li
    Rong
    /tuŋX/
    Wang
    Li
    /tuŋX/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /tuŋX/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    dǒng
    Expected
    Cantonese
    Reflex
    dung2
    Zhengzhang system (2003)
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    No. 17432
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    0
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*toːŋʔ/

    Definitions[edit]

    1. to direct; to supervise
    2. director; supervisor
    3. A surname​.
        ―  Dǒng Zhuó  ―  Dong Zhuo

    Descendants[edit]

    • English: Dong, Tung, Tang

    Compounds[edit]


    Japanese[edit]

    Kanji[edit]

    (“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

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    Readings[edit]


    Korean[edit]

    Hanja[edit]

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

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    Vietnamese[edit]

    Han character[edit]

    : Hán Nôm readings: đổng, đỏng, đúng, đủng, đũng, xổng, dỏng, rỗng

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