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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 75 +2, 6 strokes, cangjie input 竹十木 (HJD), four-corner 25900, composition丿)

  1. cinnabar, vermilion
  2. used as a surname

Derived characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 509, character 13
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 14424
  • Dae Jaweon: page 893, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1154, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+6731

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping zyu1, Yale jyu1)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana あけ, romaji ake)

  1. crimson

(hiragana あか, romaji aka)

  1. Alternative form of .

(hiragana しゅ, romaji shu)

  1. vermilion

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(ju) (hangeul , revised ju, McCune-Reischauer chu, Yale cwu)


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin zhū (zhu1), shú (shu2), Wade-Giles chu1, shu2)

Compounds[edit]


Min Nan[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(POJ chu (chu1), TLPA tsu (tsu1))

References[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(chu, cho, chẩu, chõ, chau, châu, choa)