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Big Dipper; ten sho (vol); sake dipper; dots and cross radical (no. 68)
on: TO TOU
kun: tomasu masu hishaku
names: masu tomasu
strokes: 4
radical: (no. 68)
dǒu dry measure for grain equal to ten 升 shēng or one-tenth of a 石 dàn; decaliter; peck; cup or dipper shaped object; old variant of 陡 dǒu; ◇ Dǒu abbr. for the Big Dipper constellation 北斗星 Běi dǒu xīng;
pinyin: dǒu Dǒu
strokes: 4
radical: (no. 68)

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Additional details for 斗

Morohashi: 13489 5.0607
Item no. in Henshall: 1633
SKIP code: 3-2-2
Four corner code: 3400.0
Korean reading: du
Unihan English meanings (for Chinese):
Chinese peck; liquid measure
Unihan on: TO TOU
Unihan kun: TOMASU MASU HISHAKU
Unihan pinyin: dòu dǒu
Unihan kTraditionalVariant: 鬥
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