Unicode/Hanzi Search: U+8A54 (詔)

decree, proclaim; imperial decree
Radical 𧥛𧥜
Strokes (without radical) 5 Total Strokes 12
Mandarin reading zhaò zhaō Cantonese reading ziu3 ziu6
Japanese on reading shou Japanese kun reading mikotonori tsugeru
Korean reading co Vietnamese reading chiếu
Simplified Variant(s)

CEDICT Entries:

   [ zhaò ]    imperial order
   [ zhaò lìng ]    imperial order
   [ zhaò ān ]    Zhao'an county in Zhangzhou 漳州[Zhang1 zhou1], Fujian
   [ zhaò ān xiàn ]    Zhao'an county in Zhangzhou 漳州[Zhang1 zhou1], Fujian
   [ zhaò zhǐ ]    an Imperial edict
   [ zhaò shū ]    edict, written imperial order
   [ zhaò ]    imperial prison
   [ zhaò ]    imperial decree
⇒    [ xià zhaò ]    to hand down an imperial edict
⇒    [ xiān zhaò ]    posthumous edict of former emperor, Liu Bei's 劉備|刘备 edict to posterity
⇒    [ nán zhaò ]    Nanzhao kingdom 738-937 in southwest China and southeast Asia
⇒    [ nán zhaò guó ]    Nanzhao, 8th and 9th century kingdom in Yunnan, at times allied with Tang against Tibetan Tubo pressure
⇒    [ fèng zhaò ]    to receive an imperial command
⇒    [ zhaò ]    secret imperial edict
⇒    [ daì zhaò ]    expert in a specialized field such as medicine, divination or chess, available on call to the emperor (in the Tang and Song dynasties)
⇒    [ yìng zhaò ]    to respond to an imperial decree
⇒    [ zhaò ]    the pretense of acting on imperial order
⇒    [ zhaò ]    posthumous edict (of former emperor)