Name Element ZHŪ 3

Type Element
Usage Chinese
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 1, zhú 2, zhù, zhǔ, zhū 1, zhū 2
Entry updated April 25, 2021