The character 冷 combines 冫 (relating to ice) and 令 (relating to commands). The command of ice results in: cold, which 冷 relates to.
There are a few distinct Japanese-based pronunciations for 冷. These include ひ (
When 冷 is used in compounds, it borrows its Chinese-based pronunciation from 令: レイ. This is seen in words such as
Examples of 冷 read as ひ
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Rize tells herself to ignore the banter of the customers. The verb
Examples of 冷 read as さ
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Rize realizes the temperature of her baked bread hadn’t cooled before she drew on it with chocolate.
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Chino lists off ingredients she found in the refrigerator for filling her baked bread.