U+8D64, 赤
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8D64

[U+8D63]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+8D65]
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TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
 
 
Red Kanji Symbol

Han characterEdit

(radical 155 +0, 7 strokes, cangjie input 土中弓金 (GLNC), four-corner 40331)

  1. Kangxi radical #155, (red).

ReferencesEdit

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

SynonymsEdit


ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

Glyph originEdit

Historical forms of the character
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script
       
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*sqraː
*qʰraːɡs, *qʰraːɡ
*hljaɡs
*qʰljaɡ, *kʰljaɡ, *hljaɡ
*qʰraːɡ
*qʰraːɡ
*kʰljaɡ
*kʰljaɡ
*qʰjaːɡ
*qʰleːɡ
*qʰʷreːɡ
*qʰʷreːɡ

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

EtymologyEdit

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.
Note: chhiah - vernacular, chhek - literary.

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

SynonymsEdit

CompoundsEdit


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

‎(hiragana あか, romaji aka)

  1. the colour red

PrefixEdit

‎(hiragana あか, romaji aka-)

  1. entirely

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  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 978-4-14-011112-3

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(jeok)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: jeok, McCune-Reischauer: chŏk, Yale: cek)
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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(xích)

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