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Phonetic

Semantic

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Mandarin
dou3, dou4
English
Definitions
Chinese peck; to fight; to incite; to battle; to struggle; Big Dipper; a unit of dry measure for grain; an object shaped like a cup or dipper; contend with; contest with; denounce; fit together; liquid measure; make animals fight (as a game); measure; struggle against; tussle
Etymology
Notes
Pictograph: a dipper held in the hand (similar to but with a deeper cup); archaic and modern forms show drops coming from the overflowing utensil