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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
豆-order.gif

Han character[edit]

(radical 151 +0, 7 strokes, cangjie input 一口廿 (MRT), four-corner 10108, composition)

Derived characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1191, character 14
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 36245
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1654, character 12
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 3565, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+8C46

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script
豆-oracle.svg 豆-bronze.svg 豆-bigseal.svg 豆-seal.svg

Pictogram (象形) – a cup. Borrowed phonetically for the plant name. Displaced Old Chinese (shū).

Pronunciation[edit]



  • Dialectal data
Variety Location
Mandarin Beijing /tou⁵¹/
Harbin /tou⁵³/
Tianjin /tou⁵³/
Jinan /tou²¹/
Qingdao /tou⁴²/
Zhengzhou /tou³¹²/
Xi'an /tou⁴⁴/
Xining /tɯ²¹³/
Yinchuan /təu¹³/
Lanzhou /tou¹³/
Ürümqi /tɤu²¹³/
Wuhan /təu³⁵/
Chengdu /təu¹³/
Guiyang /təu²¹³/
Kunming /təu²¹²/
Nanjing /təɯ⁴⁴/
Hefei /tɯ⁵³/
Jin Taiyuan /təu⁴⁵/
Pingyao /təu³⁵/
Hohhot /təu⁵⁵/
Wu Shanghai /dɤ²³/
Suzhou /dɤ³¹/
Hangzhou /dei¹³/
Wenzhou /dɤu²²/
Hui Shexian /tʰiu²²/
Tunxi /tʰiu¹¹/
Xiang Changsha /təu⁵⁵/
/təu¹¹/
Xiangtan /dəɯ²¹/
Gan Nanchang /tʰɛu²¹/
Hakka Meixian /tʰeu⁵³/
Taoyuan /tʰeu⁵⁵/
Cantonese Guangzhou /tɐu²²/
Nanning /tɐu²²/
Hong Kong /tɐu²²/
Min Xiamen (Min Nan) /tɔ²²/
/tau²²/
Fuzhou (Min Dong) /tɑu²⁴²/
Jian'ou (Min Bei) /te⁴⁴/
Shantou (Min Nan) /tau³¹/
Haikou (Min Nan) /ʔdau²³/

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (7)
Final () (137)
Tone (調) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/dəuH/
Pan
Wuyun
/dəuH/
Shao
Rongfen
/dəuH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/dəwH/
Li
Rong
/duH/
Wang
Li
/dəuH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/dʱə̯uH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
dòu
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 2466
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*doːs/

Definitions[edit]

  1. bean
  2. pea
  3. bean-shaped
  4. a kind of food container

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana まめ, romaji mame)

  1. the pulses
  2. a bean
  3. a pea
  4. a soybean

Derived terms[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

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

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(đậu, dấu)

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