v./n. to read aloud; to read; way of pronunciation (of a character)
Other meanings
[dú]   v. to study, to attend school
[dòu]   char. (ancient) short pause (when reading a text)
    speech (for )
    to say, to talk; speech, word; character, word, sentence (for )

Simplified Chinese


Traditional Chinese

Simplified stroke orders are based on the 'Standard of National Commonly-used Mandarin Chinese Characters (现代汉语通用字笔顺规范)', issued by the China National Language and Character Working Committee (国家语言文字工作委员会) on April 7th 1997. Traditional stroke orders are based on information issued by the Taiwan Ministry of Education.
zhè ge cí zěn me dú ?
phr. How to read this word?
dú shū
v. to read a book; to go to school, to study
lǎng dú kè wén
phr. read the text aloud
dú cuò
v. misread
yì dú
n. variant pronunciation (of a Chinese character)
dà shēng dú
phr. read in a loud voice
dú shū jiàn nǎo
phr. Reading is good for brain.