Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also: , , and
Character U+3058, じ
Name HIRAGANA LETTER ZI
Block Hiragana
Composition (U+3057) +
(U+3099)
[U+3057] [U+3059]

Japanese[edit]

Stroke order
じ-bw.png

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

The hiragana character ‎(shi) with a dakuten ().

Syllable[edit]

‎(romaji ji)

  1. The hiragana syllable ‎(ji). Its equivalent in katakana is ‎(ji).
See also[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Counter[edit]

‎(romaji -ji)

  1. : hour, o'clock
  2. :
  3. : number of times: an ordinal marker; number in a sequence, number of aspects or dimensions
  4. :

Noun[edit]

‎(romaji ji)

  1. :
  2. : earth, dirt; fabric, cloth; territory
  3. : letter, character
  4. :
  5. :
  6. :
  7. : hemorrhoids
  8. : speech

Pronoun[edit]

‎(romaji ji)

  1. :

Suffix[edit]

‎(romaji -ji)

  1. : a road, a street; attaches to place names, indicating a road to that place; attaches to a time duration, indicating a trip taking that length of time
  2. : at the time of