煮 - Dong Chinese dictionary

zhǔ

cook

Phonosemantic compound. represents the meaning and represents the sound. Simplified form of .

Components
灬 meaning component

  Meaning component

biāohuǒ

  

fire

is a component form of .

者 sound component

  Sound component

zhě

  

one who...

Evolution

煮 Bronze script Late Shang dynasty (~1100 BC)

Bronze script

Late Shang dynasty (~1100 BC)
煮 Seal script Shuowen (~100 AD)

Seal script

Shuowen (~100 AD)
煮 Clerical script Eastern Han dynasty (25-220 AD)

Clerical script

Eastern Han dynasty (25-220 AD)
煮 Regular script Modern

Regular script

Modern
Definitions

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zhǔ

variant of [zhǔ]

 

zhǔ

cook; to cook; to boil

Most common words with 煮
Freq.
Word
Meaning

to cook

煮饭

to cook

煮沸

to boil

生米煮成熟饭

the rice is cooked

焚琴煮鹤

lit. to burn zithers and cook cranes