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See also:
U+70DB, 烛
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-70DB

[U+70DA]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+70DC]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(Kangxi radical 86, +6, 10 strokes, cangjie input 火中一戈 (FLMI), composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 670, character 21
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 19017
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1079, character 11
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 3, page 2199, character 10
  • Unihan data for U+70DB

Chinese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“candle; taper; to shine; to illuminate; etc.”).
(This character, , is the simplified form of .)
Notes:

Etymology 2[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“dry hot air; to smoke; apply heat by smoke; etc.”).
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

Japanese[edit]

Shinjitai

Kyūjitai

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanjishinjitai kanji, kyūjitai form )

  1. Alternative form of

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
しょく
Hyōgaiji
kan’on

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(しょく) (shoku

  1. a light (source of illumination)
    Synonyms: 明かり, ともしび
  2. a candlepower
    Synonym: 烛光

Counter[edit]

(しょく) (-shoku

  1. a candlepower
    Synonym: 烛光

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
ともしび
Hyōgaiji
kun’yomi
For pronunciation and definitions of – see ともしび.
(This term, , is an alternative spelling of the above terms.)

(The following entry is uncreated: ともしび.)