Character
Unicode name HIRAGANA LETTER TI
Unicode block Hiragana
Codepoint U+3061
See also: and

Contents

JapaneseEdit

Stroke order
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EtymologyEdit

Derived in the Heian period from writing the man'yōgana kanji in the cursive sōsho style.

PronunciationEdit

SyllableEdit

(Hepburn romanization chi)

  1. The hiragana syllable ‎(chi), whose equivalent in katakana is ‎(chi). It is the seventeenth syllable of the gojūon order, and its position in gojūon tables is (TA-gyō, I-dan; “row TA, section I”).

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CounterEdit

‎(romaji -chi)

  1. :
  2. , :

NounEdit

‎(romaji chi)

  1. : thousand
  2. : term of respect for a boy
  3. : blood
  4. : milk; breast
  5. : cogon grass
  6. : house
  7. , : fishhook
  8. : spiritual power
  9. : ground, place
  10. :
  11. , : wisdom
  12. :
  13. : foolishness, foolish person; (Buddhism) ignorance, one of the three roots of the vice dharmas
  14. :

SuffixEdit

‎(romaji -chi)

  1. , : (obsolete) attaches to place names, indicating a road to that place
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