赤 - Dong Chinese dictionary

chì

red

A person  whose cheeks are burning 

Components
土 meaning component

  Meaning component

  

earth

火 meaning component

  Meaning component

huǒ

  

fire

Evolution

赤 Oracle script (~1250-1000 BC)

Oracle script

(~1250-1000 BC)
赤 Bronze script Early Western Zhou (~1000 BC)

Bronze script

Early Western Zhou (~1000 BC)
赤 Seal script Shuowen (~100 AD)

Seal script

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

Clerical script

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

Regular script

Modern
Definitions

 

chì

red; communist, 'red'; bare; scarlet; naked

Most common words with 赤
Freq.
Word
Meaning

red

赤裸

naked

赤裸裸

bare

赤字

red letter

赤脚

barefoot

Component uses

Meaning component in 3 characters

Sound component in 3 characters