Chi

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English[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the Wade-Giles romanization of the Mandarin Chinese ‎()

Proper noun[edit]

Chi

  1. (historical, dated) Qi, an ancient Chinese duchy, viscounty, and kingdom under the Zhou dynasty
  2. A Chinese surname​.

Etymology 2[edit]

Apocope of Chihuahua.

Noun[edit]

Chi ‎(plural Chis)

  1. (informal) Chihuahua.

Etymology 3[edit]

Apocope of Chicago.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Chi

  1. (slang) Chicago
    • 1957, Jack Kerouac, On the Road, p. 13:
      I arrived in Chi quite early in the morning, got a room in the Y, and went to bed with a very few dollars in my pocket.
Synonyms[edit]

See Chi-Town.


German[edit]

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Noun[edit]

Chi n ‎(genitive Chi or Chis, plural Chis)

  1. chi (Greek letter)

Declension[edit]