Chinese Word Entry

地頭

Simplified Chinese form: 地头

Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄉㄧˋ ㄊㄡˊ
Mandarin (Pinyin): dì tóu
Cantonese (Jyutping): dei6 tau4
Definitions:
  1. place

  2. locality

  3. edge of a field

  4. lower margin of a page


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Chinese characters used in this word

ground, earth, soil, region
Readings
Mandarin: ㄉㄧˋ (dì), ㄉㄜ˙ (de)
Cantonese: dei6, deng6
Japanese: チ (chi)、 ジ (ji) / つち (tsuchi)
Korean: 지 (ji)
Vietnamese: địa
Variants
Semantic variant form:

head, counter for large animals, top, chief, first, boss
Readings
Mandarin: ㄊㄡˊ (tóu), ㄊㄡ˙ (tou)
Cantonese: tau4
Japanese: トウ (tou)、 ズ (zu)、 ト (to) / あたま (atama)、 かしら (kashira)、 -がしら (-gashira)、 かぶり (kaburi)、 こうべ (koube)
Korean: 두 (du)
Vietnamese: đầu
Variants
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