Meaning of 暑

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Pinyin: shǔ
English Definition: heat; hot weather; summer heat
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 12; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (sun) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Above to below
    • [ ] sun; day; daytime
    • [ zhě ] that which; they who; those who
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Example Words
暑假 shǔ jià summer vacation; Classifiers:
暑期 shǔ summer vacation time
酷暑 shǔ intense heat; extremely hot weather
避暑 shǔ to be away for the summer holidays; to spend a holiday at a summer resort; to prevent sunstroke
中暑 zhòng shǔ sunstroke; heatstroke
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