ChineseEdit

 
red; scarlet; bare
red; scarlet; bare; naked
 
color; dice; look
color; dice; look; appearance
simp. and trad.
(赤色)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

赤色

  1. red
  2. red, representing revolution or Communism
  3. (Teochew, dated in Philippines Hokkien) brown

Usage notesEdit

Usage in the Philippines is dated, mostly only recognized by the elderly and boomer generation Chinese Filipinos. Younger generation Filipino-Chinese usually use 咖啡色 (ka-pé-siak) instead for the color brown.

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JapaneseEdit

 
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Etymology 1Edit

Kanji in this term
あか
Grade: 1
いろ
Grade: 2
kun’yomi

Compound of (aka, red) +‎ (iro, color).

NounEdit

(あか)(いろ) (akairo

  1. (color) Red.
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Etymology 2Edit

Kanji in this term
せき
Grade: 1
しょく
Grade: 2
on’yomi

(seki, red) +‎ (-shoku, color).

NounEdit

(せき)(しょく) (sekishoku

  1. (color) Red.
  2. Red, communism.
SynonymsEdit

(color):

(communism):

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See alsoEdit

Colors in Japanese · (いろ) (iro) (layout · text)
     (しろ) (shiro)      (はい)(いろ) (haiiro),
(ねずみ)(いろ) (nezumiiro) (dated)
     (くろ) (kuro)
             (あか) (aka); (しん)() (shinku),
クリムゾン (kurimuzon),
(べに)(いろ) (beniiro),
(くれない)(いろ) (kurenaiiro),
(あかね)(いろ) (akaneiro)
             オレンジ (orenji),
(だいだい)(いろ) (daidaiiro); (ちゃ)(いろ) (chairo),
(かっ)(しょく) (kasshoku)
             ()(いろ) (kiiro); クリーム(いろ) (kurīmuiro)
             ()(みどり) (kimidori)              (みどり) (midori),
(あお) (ao) (dated)
             若緑(わかみどり) (wakamidori)
             シアン (shian); (かも)羽色(はねいろ) (kamo no hane iro)              (みず)(いろ) (mizuiro)              (あお) (ao)
             (すみれ)(いろ) (sumireiro); (あい)(いろ) (aiiro),
インジゴ (injigo)
             マゼンタ (mazenta); (むらさき) (murasaki)              ピンク (pinku),
(もも)(いろ) (momoiro)

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

赤色 (jeoksaek) (hangeul 적색)

  1. Hanja form? of 적색 (red (colour)).