The character 饿 means hungry and is pronounced as 「è」 in the fourth tone. Its meaning comes from the components I 我 and food 饣. It can also be written as 餓.
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The fact that I need food means I am hungry
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hungry + die
hunger + hungry
hunger, starvation, famine
è dù zi
ㄜˋ ㄉㄨˋ ㄗ˙
hungry + belly + son
to go hungry, to starve
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