熄 - Dong Chinese dictionary

put out

To end a flame  also provides the pronunciation

Components
火 meaning component

  Meaning component

huǒ

  

fire

息 sound,meaning component

  Sound Meaning component

  

rest

Evolution

熄 Seal script Shuowen (~100 AD)

Seal script

Shuowen (~100 AD)
熄 Regular script Modern

Regular script

Modern
Definitions

 

put out, extinguish, quash; to extinguish; to put out (fire); to quench; to stop burning; to go out (of fire, lamp etc); to come to an end; to wither away; to die out; Taiwan pr. [xí]

Most common words with 熄
Freq.
Word
Meaning

熄灭

to stop burning

to extinguish

熄火

to put out (fire)

熄灯

lights out