allograph (different shape but same meaning)
connotation as a character part
abbreviated, abbreviation
contracted, contraction
extended meaning
kanji, ideograph, character
literal translation from the Shuowen Jiezi
modified, modification
mijn hanzi, modification
opposite meaning or situation
when used as a character part
explanation according to Richard Sears (
one of the 214 radicals in the traditional character classification system
situation chosen for evoking this meaning
suffix for counting units of objects, etc.
Unclassified by Joseph De Roo.
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RSburn, light fire, ignitecertainly burns in the fire
RScrackle, pop, burst, explodeviolent fire
RS𤐬𤒗𦛧 𦜡𦠁𬉹roast, broil, toast, cauterizemeat on the fire : roast
RSfire, flame, burn, anger, rage
  • flames
  • coals in a fireplace:
  • person waving with his arms in the air: something is on fire!
; ; ; ;
smelt, refine, distill, condensedone with fire from early in the morning : smelt or distill; dew condensed on plants in the morning
burn, bake, heat, roast
RSdry, parched, arid, quick-tempereddry wood chirps like birds when burning
RS叟𠬲𡨎𡨝𡨨𡨼 old personRS. one who needs to carry a light (→ ) in the house to see in the house: 𠬲: old man
𡽽𡼡𡴦smoke, fog, vapour, smoke, curesmoke rising above a big fire : 𡽽
smoke, soot, opium, tobacco, cigarettesfire restrained to a pipe or cigarette/reason a person lights a fire or locked up fire
hearth, furnace, kiln, reactor
  • kind of cottage with fire inside
  • /fire behind a door
RSdry (as opposed to rice) field, farm, gardenfield where fire can burn (used as fertilizer)
spirit, soul, spiritual world
  • something like raindrops under the influence of a wizard
  • /something flimsy like fire hands
  • equally flimsy as rain
RSshine, dazzle, brilliant, radiantglorious light
RSburn, set afire, illuminate, signal lampget fire into wet wood for illumination
extinguish, wipe out, exterminate
  • destroyed by fire, ax and water
  • /thing destroyed by fire
RSdestroy, exterminate, extinguishRS. destruction by fire and ax
RSashes, dust, lime, mortar RS. fire that can be touched by hand 𠂇
bother, vex, trouble, troublesomeRS. fire in the head
𤇾𤇾RSbrilliantfiery cover
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