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

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

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

  1. only, just, simply

ReferencesEdit

  • 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

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

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


HakkaEdit

HanziEdit

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

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

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


MandarinEdit

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin zhī (zhi1)
Zhuyin 5 ( )5
IPA (key) / ʈ͡ʂi⁵⁵ (² ɖ͡ʐ̥i1)¹/
Audio
(file)

NounEdit

(simplified, Pinyin zhī (zhi1), traditional )

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

CompoundsEdit

  • 只身
  • 只言片语
  • 只字不提

AdverbEdit

(simplified, Pinyin zhǐ, traditional or )

  1. only; merely

CompoundsEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(chỉ, chích)

Last modified on 9 April 2014, at 12:12