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Japanese Hiragana kyokashotai TI.png
U+3061, ち
HIRAGANA LETTER TI

[U+3060]
Hiragana
[U+3062]

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JapaneseEdit

Stroke order
 

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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

SyllableEdit

(romaji chi)

  1. The hiragana syllable (chi). Its equivalent in katakana is (chi). It is the seventeenth syllable in the gojūon order; its position is (ta-gyō i-dan, row ta, section i).
Derived termsEdit
See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

CounterEdit

(rōmaji -chi)

  1. :
  2. , :

NounEdit

(rōmaji 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

(rōmaji -chi)

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