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See also: and (distinct characters in traditional Chinese and Japanese; merged into 只 in simplified Chinese)

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 30 +2, 5 strokes, cangjie input 口金 (RC), four-corner 60800, composition)

  1. only, just, simply

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 172, character 5
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 3239
  • Dae Jaweon: page 383, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 570, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+53EA

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(traditional , Jyutping zek3, zi2, Yale jek3, ji2)


Hakka[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(POJ chit (chit4), chí (chi2), Hagfa Pinyim zid5, zi3)

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(ji) (hangeul , revised ji, McCune-Reischauer chi, Yale ci)


Mandarin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin zhī (zhi1)
Zhuyin 5 ( )5
IPA (key) / ʈ͡ʂi⁵⁵ (² ɖ͡ʐ̥i1)¹/
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Noun[edit]

(simplified, Pinyin zhī (zhi1), traditional )

  1. measure word for one of a pair
  2. measure word for certain animals, boats or containers

Compounds[edit]

Adverb[edit]

(simplified, Pinyin zhǐ, traditional or )

  1. only; merely

Compounds[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(chỉ, chích)