cí porcelain

Made up of [ tile; pottery radical 98]

Note

Consists of 'pottery; clay' radical and phonetic element giving porcelain or china

Related characters

Different tone

cǐ (this)

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Pronunciation

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The discovery of a huge number of 'oracle bones' has added greatly to the knowledge of the origins of China's written script. It pushes back the written language to at least 3,500 years ago. Careful study of the inscriptions is still revealing information about life in Shang dynasty times.

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