TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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Stroke order
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Alternative formsEdit

  • (when used as a bottom Chinese radical)

EtymologyEdit

Pictogram (象形)

火 火 火 火
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script

Han characterEdit

(radical 86 +0, 4 strokes, cangjie input 火 (F), four-corner 90800)

  1. fire, flame
  2. burn
  3. anger, rage

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: Template:Han KangXi link, character 1
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 18850
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1073, character 19
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2187, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+706B

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping fo2, Yale fo2)


HakkaEdit

HanziEdit

(POJ , Guangdong fo3, Hagfa Pinyim fo3)

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

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KanjiEdit

(grade 1 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. fire

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Japanese. /hi2/: [pɨ] > [ɸɨ] > [ɸi] > [çi]. See apophonic form ho.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana , romaji hi)

  1. a fire; flames
  2. a light
  3. heat
Derived termsEdit
IdiomsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Japanese. /ho/: [po] > [ɸo] > [ho]. Found in compounds. See apophonic form hi.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana , romaji ho)

  1. a fire
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

From Old Japanese. Ancient dialect form in eastern Japan. Found in compounds.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana , romaji fu)

  1. a fire
Derived termsEdit
  • 葦火 (あしふ, ashifu): ancient eastern Japanese dialect reading for 葦火 (ashibi): a fire using dried reeds as kindling or fuel

Etymology 4Edit

火(か): fire in the Wu Xing system
火(か): Antares in the Scorpio constellation

From Middle Chinese .

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana , historical hiragana くゎ, romaji ka)

  1. fire
  2. one of the five classical elements in traditional Chinese philosophy and medicine: see the "Wu Xing" entry on Wikipedia
  3. under the old Ritsuryō system of ancient Japan, a military grouping, consisting of 10 soldiers: a squad
IdiomsEdit
  • 火中の栗を拾う (かちゅうのくりをひろう, ​kachū no kuri o hirou): “to pick chestnuts out of a fire” → to take a risk
SynonymsEdit
  • (squad): (modern Japanese) 分隊 (ぶんたい, buntai)

Proper nounEdit

(hiragana , historical hiragana くゎ, romaji Ka)

  1. Tuesday
  2. Antares, in the constellation Scorpio
SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • 1988, Kokugo Dai Jiten Dictionary, edition Revised edition (in Japanese), Tokyo: Shogakukan:
  • 1997, Akira Matsumura editor, Digital Daijisen[1] (in Japanese), Tokyo: Shogakukan, ISBN 4099068625, retrieved on 2012-06-07:

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(hwa)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: hwa, McCune-Reischauer: hwa, Yale: hwa)
  • Name (hangeul):  (revised: bul, McCune-Reischauer: pul, Yale: pul)
  1. fire

CompoundsEdit

NounEdit

(hwa) (hangeul )

  1. fire
  2. anger
  3. (as an abbreviation) Tuesday

SynonymsEdit

  • (Tuesday): 화요일 (hwayoil, “Tuesday”)

MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin huǒ (huo3), Wade-Giles huo3)

NounEdit

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin huǒ)

  1. fire
  2. anger
  3. temper

CompoundsEdit

  • 火把 (huǒbǎ)
  • 火把节
  • 火伴
  • 火棒
  • 火暴 (huǒbào), 火爆
  • 火并 (huǒbìng)
  • 火柴 (huǒchái)
  • 火场
  • 火车 (huǒchē)
  • 火车头
  • 火炽
  • 火铳
  • 火刀
  • 火电
  • 火毒 (huǒdú)
  • 火夫
  • 火攻 (huǒgōng)
  • 火罐儿
  • 火光 (huǒguāng)
  • 火锅 (huǒguō)
  • 火海
  • 火海刀山
  • 火红 (huǒhóng)
  • 火候, 火候儿
  • 火花 (huǒhuā)
  • 火花塞
  • 火化
  • 火鸡 (huǒjī)
  • 火急
  • 火急火燎
  • 火棘
  • 火剪
  • 火碱
  • 火箭 (huǒjiàn)
  • 火箭弹
  • 火箭筒
  • 火井
  • 火警
  • 火具
  • 火炬 (huǒjù)
  • 火炕
  • 火坑
  • 火口湖
  • 火筷子
  • 火辣辣, 火辣辣的
  • 火力
  • 火力点
  • 火力发电
  • 火力圈
  • 火镰
  • 火亮
  • 火烈鸟
  • 火龙
  • 火笼
  • 火炉, 火炉儿
  • 火轮
  • 火轮船
  • 火冒三丈
  • 火媒, 火煤
  • 火苗
  • 火捻, 火捻儿
  • 火炮 (huǒpào)
  • 火盆
  • 火拼
  • 火漆
  • 火气
  • 火器
  • 火钳
  • 火枪
  • 火墙
  • 火情
  • 火热
  • 火绒
  • 火色
  • 火山 (huǒshān)
  • 火山岛
  • 火山地震
  • 火山口
  • 火山岩
  • 火上加油
  • 火烧
  • 火烧火燎
  • 火烧眉毛
  • 火烧云
  • 火舌
  • 火绳
  • 火石
  • 火势
  • 火树银花
  • 火速 (huǒsù)
  • 火炭 (huǒtàn)
  • 火塘
  • 火烫
  • 火头
  • 火头军
  • 火头上
  • 火頭
  • 火腿
  • 火网
  • 火险
  • 火线 (huǒxiàn)
  • 火硝
  • 火星 (Huǒxīng)
  • 火眼
  • 火眼金睛
  • 火焰 (huǒyàn)
  • 火焰喷射器 (huǒyàn pēnshèqì)
  • 火药 (huǒyào)
  • 火药味
  • 火印
  • 火源
  • 火灾 (huǒzāi)
  • 火葬
  • 火躁
  • 火针
  • 火纸
  • 火中
  • 火中取栗
  • 火种
  • 火烛
  • 火主
  • 火柱
  • 火箸
  • 火砖
  • 火字旁儿

Min NanEdit

HanziEdit

(TLPA hónn (honn2), hué (hue2), hé (he2))

ReferencesEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(hoả, )

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