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ㄉㄡ ˇ

dǒu

battle

斗 is a 4 stroke, simplified and traditional Chinese character and is pronounced as dǒu in the third tone, however it can also be pronounced as dòu.

In traditional Chinese the characters , , or may be used instead.

  • ㄉㄡ ˇ

    dǒu

    battle

    • ˊ

      shí

      ten

      • ㄓㄨ ˇ

        zhǔ

        dot

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The story of Gideon's Army of Three Hundred: "So 22,000 people returned, but 10,000 remained."
by Zhanglaoshi

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Pronunciation

We found 2 pronunciations for 斗

dòu
dǒu

Definitions for 斗 pronounced as dòu

  • to fight
  • to struggle
  • to condemn
  • to censure
  • to contend
  • to put together
  • coming together
  • variant of 鬥|斗[dou4]
  • variant of 鬥|斗[dou4]
  • variant of 鬭|斗[dou4]

Definitions for 斗 pronounced as dǒu

  • abbr. for the Big Dipper constellation 北斗星[Bei3 dou3 xing1]
  • dry measure for grain equal to ten 升[sheng1] or one-tenth of a 石[dan4]
  • decaliter
  • peck
  • cup or dipper shaped object
  • old variant of 陡[dou3]

Vocabulary

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