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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (fire) + phonetic  – shine the light of a fire on.

Han character[edit]

(radical 86 +9, 13 strokes, cangjie input 日口火 (ARF), four-corner 67336, composition)

  1. shine, illumine, reflect

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 677, character 36
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 19226
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1089, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2221, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+7167

Chinese[edit]

-
simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (照), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: 章 (23)
Final: 宵
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 之少切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡ɕiᴇuH/ /t͡ɕi̯ɛuH/ /t͡ɕiɛuH/ /t͡ɕiɛuH/ /ciawH/ /t͡ɕĭɛuH/ /t͡ɕjæuH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
zhào ‹ tsyewH › /*taw-s/ shine on

Notes for Old Chinese notations in the Baxter-Sagart system:

  • Parentheses "()" indicate uncertain presence;
  • Square brackets "[]" indicate uncertain identity, e.g. *[t] as coda may in fact be *-t or *-p;
  • Angle brackets "<>" indicate infix;
  • Hyphen "-" indicates morpheme boundary;
  • Period "." indicates syllable boundary.
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
2132 2 /*tjews/

Definitions[edit]

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Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. illumination, shining

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Kanji in this term
てらし
Grade: 4
kun'yomi

(hiragana てらし, romaji Terashi)

  1. A male given name

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(jo) (hangeul , revised jo, McCune-Reischauer cho, Yale co)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(chiếu)

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