Name Element ZHŪ (3)

TypeElement
UsageChinese
Scripts Chinese

Meaning & History

Chinese character meaning "vermilion red, cinnabar". It also refers to the ancient state of Zhu, which was located in present-day Shandong province.

Related Items

Other Readingsaka Japanese
Surname DescendantsChu, Zhu Chinese
Same Spellingzhú, zhù, zhū (1), zhū (2)
Entry added March 14, 2016