See also:

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 86 +13, 17 strokes, cangjie input 火田中戈 (FWLI), four-corner 96827)

  1. candle, taper
  2. to shine, illuminate

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 685, character 11
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 19480
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1098, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2241, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+71ED

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Yale juk1)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

  • 蝋燭 (ろうそく, rōsoku)

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(chok) (hangeul , revised chok, McCune-Reischauer ch'ok, Yale chok)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Pinyin zhú (zhu2), Wade-Giles chu2)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(chúc, đuốc)

Last modified on 21 November 2012, at 00:49