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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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Han character[edit]

(radical 38 +5, 8 strokes, cangjie input (VIR), four-corner 43460, composition)

  1. begin, start
  2. then, only then

References[edit]


Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping ci2, Yale chi2)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(si) (hangeul , revised si, McCune-Reischauer si)


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin shǐ (shi3), Wade-Giles shih3)


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(thủy, thuỷ, thỉ, tân)