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Pīnyīn Pronunciation
jī | ji1
English translation
small table
almost
how much
how many
several
a few
small table; how many; a few, some

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Number of strokes

2

Radical frequency

38

Traditional form

Contains the radical

Part of speech

Numeral / 数词 shù cí Shù cí

Learning hint

A small table; compare 

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Type

pictographic

Positional decomposition

丿乙

Explanation

Pictograph of a small table. In simplified Chinese is also used to mean "how much", while in traditional Chinese this meaning is written with a separate character .

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de 作文 zuòwén xiě hěn hǎo ,只有 zhǐyǒu chǔ 语法 yǔfǎ 错误 cuòwù .

His composition is excellent except for some grammatical mistakes.

一下子 yī xià zi jiù Yìn hǎo le shí Zhāng 图片 tú piàn .

A couple of dozen prints were rolled off in no time.

zhǔ piān 开映 kāi yìng 之前 zhī qián yǒu 短片 duǎn piàn .

There are a couple of shorts on before the main film.

答应 dāying Guò 分钟 fēnzhōng Hòu huí 电话 diàn huà .

He promised to ring back in a few minutes.

听听! 以为 yǐwéi shì lǎo ?

Hark at her then! Who does she think she is anyhow?

Words with

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FrequencySimplifiedMeaningTraditional
how much
几乎 jīhū almost幾乎
几个 jǐ ge a few幾個
好几 hǎo jǐ several好幾
十几 shí jǐ more than ten十幾
几千 jǐ qiān several thousand幾千
近几年 jìn jǐ nián in recent years近幾年
几率 jī lǜ odds幾率
几分 jǐ fēn somewhat幾分
前几天 qián jǐ tiān a few days before前幾天
几年来 jǐ nián lái for the past several years幾年來
几时 jǐ shí when?幾時
几何 jǐ hé geometry幾何
几多 jǐ duō how many幾多
几经 jǐ jīng to go through numerous (setbacks, revisions etc)幾經
茶几 chá jī small side table茶几 chá jī
几近 jī jìn to be on the brink of幾近
曾几何时 céng jǐ hé shí just a while before曾幾何時
所剩无几 suǒ shèng wú jǐ there is not much left所剩無幾
寥寥无几 liáo liáo wú jǐ not many at all寥寥無幾
几内亚 Jī nèi yà Guinea幾內亞

Decomposition & Compounds

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Compounds

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    • fēng
    • fán
      • gǒng
      • yíng
      • yíng
        • yíng , ,
      • fān , fàn , fán , fán , fān , péng , luǒ , , , , , , , fán ,
    • duǒ
      • biāo
        • biāo
        • chuāi , , chí , chǐ , , , , , , , , ,
      • , , xiāo , chí , xiāo , guó , bào , zhàn , , , háo , 俿, , , , hán , , , hào , , , , , , , ,
    • qiào
        • ,
      • tuí
    • kàng
      • kàng , háng , āng , kēng , kēng , hàng , háng , kàng , kàng , āng , kàng , kàng , gāng , kàng , kāng , háng , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , háng , ,
    • rǒng
      • chēn , kēng ,
    • chǔ
    • shū
      • méi
      • Duàn
        • duàn , duàn , duàn , duàn , duàn , duàn , duàn , , , duàn , , duàn
      • bān
        • bān , pán , pán , bān , pán , pán , pán , pán , , pán , , , ,
      • 殿 diàn
      • yīn
        • Yīn , yǐn ,
      • shā
        • shā , , , , shā
      • qìng
        • xīn , qìng , shēng , qìng , qìng , , , , , ,
        • ,
      • huǐ
        • fèi
          • fèi
        • , , , , , , , , , , ,
      • shè
        • shè
      • tóu , shè , huǐ , , , Ōu , tóu , méi , qiào , , huò , jiù , gòu , shū , , , shān , , kòu , , , , , jiù , , , 歿, , , xiáo , , , , ōu , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
      • ,
    • , kǎi , , zhòu , píng , , , fèng , dèng , huáng , , , , kǎi , , , qiào , , zhǎng , , fēng , , kūn , fèng , , , , , , , , , pèi , , , , , , , pèi , , , , , , , , fèng
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