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English DefinitionDatong or Great community in neo-Confucian philosophy, sim. New Jerusalem; Datong or Tatung district of Taipei City 台北市, Taiwan; Datong prefecture level city in Shanxi 山西; Datong or Tatung township in Yilan county 宜兰县, Taiwan
Simplified Script大同
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄉㄚˋ ㄊㄨㄥˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)daai6tung4
Part of Speech(专有名) proper noun
Word Decomposition
big; huge; large; major; great; wide; deep; older (than); oldest; eldest; greatly; very much; (dialect) father; father's elder or younger brother
tónglike; same; similar; together; alike; with

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Words With Same Head Word    
大学dàxuéuniversity; college; the Great Learning, one of the Four Books 四书 in Confucianism
大概dàgàiroughly; probably; rough; approximate; about; general idea
大家dàjiāeveryone; influential family; great expert
大声dàshēngloud voice; in a loud voice; loudly
大陆dàlùcontinent; mainland; mainland China (reference to the PRC)
Words With Same Tail Word    
不同bùtóngdifferent; distinct; not the same; not alike
共同gòngtóngcommon; joint; jointly; together; collaborative
一同yītóngalong; together
相同xiāngtóngidentical; same
陪同péitóngto accompany
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