# 几 jī

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## 几 jī Meaning

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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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### Part of speech

Numeral / 数词 shù cí Shù cí

### Learning hint

A small table; compare

## Etymology of 几 jī

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pictographic

### 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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## Example sentences using 几 jī

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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.

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.

He promised to ring back in a few minutes.

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

## Words with 几 jī

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how much

## 几 jī Decomposition & Compounds

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### 几 jī Compounds

See all 310 Chinese words that contain the character in their composition.

• 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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