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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script
陶-bronze.svg 陶-bigseal.svg 陶-seal.svg

Han character[edit]

(radical 170 +8, 11 strokes, cangjie input 弓中心人山 (NLPOU), four-corner 77220, composition)

  1. pottery, ceramics
  2. make pottery
  3. cultivate, educate, mould
  4. contented, happy
  5. used as a surname

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1354, character 10
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 41705
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1858, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 4139, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+9676

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Initial () (36) (7)
Final () (91) (89)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () III I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/jiᴇu/ /dɑu/
Pan
Wuyun
/jiɛu/ /dɑu/
Shao
Rongfen
/jæu/ /dɑu/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/jiaw/ /daw/
Li
Rong
/iɛu/ /dɑu/
Wang
Li
/jĭɛu/ /dɑu/
Bernard
Karlgren
/i̯ɛu/ /dʱɑu/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
yáo táo
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
No. 12363 12373
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1 1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*bl'uː/ /*luː/

Definitions[edit]

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Derived terms[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(do, yo) (hangeul , , revised do, yo, McCune-Reischauer to, yo, Yale to, yo)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(đào)

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