骰子

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Chinese[edit]

cuboid bone; dice
 
child; son; (noun suff.); small thing; midnight; 11 p.m.-1 a.m.; seed; egg; 1st earthly branch
trad. (骰子/投子) /
simp. (骰子)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

骰子 (classifier )

  1. dice
    骰子 / 骰子  ―  zhì tóuzi  ―  to throw dice

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Japanese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Kanji in this term
Hyōgaiji Grade: 1
Irregular

Probably from a compound of ‎(sai) +‎ ‎(koro). The kanji is from Chinese 骰子.

Noun[edit]

骰子 ‎(hiragana さいころ, katakana サイコロ, romaji saikoro)

  1. Alternative spelling of 賽子