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U+8D64, 赤
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8D64

[U+8D63]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+8D65]
U+2F9A, ⾚
KANGXI RADICAL RED

[U+2F99]
Kangxi Radicals
[U+2F9B]

TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
 

Han characterEdit

(radical 155, +0, 7 strokes, cangjie input 土中弓金 (GLNC), four-corner 40331, composition丿(GTJKV) or ⿱(H))

  1. Kangxi radical #155, .

Derived charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1213, character 22
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 36993
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1680, character 12
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 5, page 3506, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+8D64

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.
alternative forms

Glyph originEdit

Historical forms of the character
Shang Western Zhou Spring and Autumn Warring States Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han) Liushutong (compiled in Ming)
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Bronze inscriptions Chu Slip and silk script Qin slip script Ancient script Small seal script Transcribed ancient scripts
               

Ideogrammic compound (會意): (person, big) + (fire) – the color of fire (a person by a fire).

Etymology 1Edit

Connected with Proto-Sino-Tibetan *krak (blood; red) in the STEDT database, whence Tibetan ཁྲག (khrag, blood). Also compare (OC *qʰraːɡ, “bright red”) and (OC *hjaɡ, “majestic; red”).

PronunciationEdit


Note:
  • chiáh - vernacular (“red and bright” (of gold));
  • chék - literary.
  • Min Nan
  • Note:
    • chhiah - vernacular;
    • chhek/chhiak - literary.
  • Wu

    Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Initial () (24)
    Final () (123)
    Tone (調) Checked (Ø)
    Openness (開合) Open
    Division () III
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /t͡ɕʰiᴇk̚/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /t͡ɕʰiɛk̚/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /t͡ɕʰiæk̚/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /cʰiajk̚/
    Li
    Rong
    /t͡ɕʰiɛk̚/
    Wang
    Li
    /t͡ɕʰĭɛk̚/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /t͡ɕʰi̯ɛk̚/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    chi
    Zhengzhang system (2003)
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    No. 1477
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    0
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*kʰljaɡ/

    DefinitionsEdit

    1. (literary or poetic) red
        ―  chì  ―  deficit (literally: red figures/numbers)
      晚霞  ―  chìsè de wǎnxiá  ―  red sunset clouds
    2. loyal
    3. empty
    4. bare; naked
    5. (politics) revolutionary; communist; red
      色政權 / 色政权  ―  chìsèzhèngquán  ―  communist regime (literally: red regime)
    6. pure gold
    7. (Teochew) brown
    SynonymsEdit
    • (red):

    CompoundsEdit

    Etymology 2Edit

    (This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium. Particularly: “From ?”)

    PronunciationEdit


    DefinitionsEdit

    1. (Cantonese) painful; aching
      / [Cantonese]  ―  tau4 cek3 [Jyutping]  ―  to have a headache
    SynonymsEdit

    JapaneseEdit

    Stroke order
     

    KanjiEdit

    (grade 1 “Kyōiku” kanji)

    1. red

    ReadingsEdit

    ReferencesEdit

    • New Nelson: 5840
    • Halpern: 2193
    • Halpern Learners: 1389
    • Heisig: 1743
    • Tuttle Kanji Dictionary: 3b4.10
    1. Source: EDICT and KANJIDIC files licensed by the Electronic Dictionaries Research Group.

    CompoundsEdit

    PronunciationEdit

    NounEdit

    (あか) (aka

    1. red (color)
    2. communism, socialism
    3. a communist

    Derived termsEdit

    PrefixEdit

    (あか) (aka-

    1. entirely

    Derived termsEdit

    ReferencesEdit

    1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
    2. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN
    3. ^ 2002, 京阪系アクセント辞典 (A Dictionary of Tone on Words of the Keihan-type Dialects) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Bensei, →ISBN

    KoreanEdit

    HanjaEdit

    (eumhun 붉을 (bulgeul jeok))

    1. Hanja form? of (red).

    KunigamiEdit

    KanjiEdit

    PronunciationEdit

    NounEdit

    (hiragana はか゚ー, romaji hakā)

    1. red

    MiyakoEdit

    KanjiEdit

    PronunciationEdit

    NounEdit

    (hiragana あか, romaji aka)

    1. red

    OkinawanEdit

    KanjiEdit

    (grade 1 “Kyōiku” kanji)

    ReadingsEdit

    PronunciationEdit

    NounEdit

    (hiragana あか, romaji aka)

    1. red

    VietnameseEdit

    Han characterEdit

    (xích)

    1. This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.

    YaeyamaEdit

    KanjiEdit

    PronunciationEdit

    NounEdit

    (hiragana あか, romaji aka)

    1. red

    YonaguniEdit

    KanjiEdit

    PronunciationEdit

    NounEdit

    (hiragana あが, romaji aga)

    1. red