Unicode/Hanzi Search: U+98E2 (飢)

hunger, starving; hungry; a famine
Radical 𠋑𩙿𩚀𩚁𩚃
Strokes (without radical) 2 Total Strokes 11
Mandarin reading Cantonese reading gei1
Japanese on reading ki Japanese kun reading ueru
Korean reading ki Vietnamese reading
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CEDICT Entries:

   [ ]    (bound form) hungry
   [ shí ]    when hungry, you can't pick what you eat (idiom); beggars can't be choosers, When matters are urgent, don't spend time choosing alternatives.
   [ hán ]    beset by hunger and cold (idiom), starving and freezing, in desperate poverty
   [ ]    hungry and thirsty, (fig.) to crave (knowledge, love etc)
   [ cháng ]    stomach rumbling with hunger
   [ è ]    hunger, starvation, famine
⇒    [ chōng ]    to allay one's hunger
⇒    [ chōng zhǐ ]    to allay one's hunger and slake one's thirst (idiom)
⇒    [ ]    to hunger for sth (idiom); eagerly, to long for sth
⇒    [ rěn è ]    starving, famished
⇒    [ è ]    to suffer from hunger
⇒    [ zhèng ]    bulimia
⇒    [ loù chōng ]    to bury one's head in the sand (idiom)
⇒    [ huà bǐng chōng ]    lit. to allay one's hunger using a picture of a cake, to feed on illusions (idiom)
⇒    [ baǒ rén zhī è rén ]    The well-fed cannot know how the starving suffer (idiom).
⇒    [ baǒ nuǎn yín hán daò xīn ]    lechery springs from warmth and nourishment, kleptomania springs from hunger and cold (idiom)
⇒    [ baǒ hàn zhī è hàn ]    The well-fed cannot know how the starving suffer (idiom).