jì order; discipline; age

Made up of [ silk radical 120, self; oneself; sixth in order ]
Alternative traditional form of character:

Note

Silk was used for writing on in early days and 'ji' acts as both phonetic and a bit of meaning as suggest 'me writing'
Number of strokes: 6

Related characters


Also uses component: fǎng (fine woven silk fabric) fēn (numerous) gāng (guiding principle) gěi (give) hóng (red) jié (knot) jīng (Classic) lèi (tired) 绿 lù (green) wéi (to preserve) xù (beginnings) zhǐ (paper) zǔ (to form)
Also uses component: jì (to record) qǐ (to rise)

Sounds same

jì (border) jì (already) jì (season) jì (snout) jì (to record) jì (skill)

Different tone

jī (fowl) jī (machine) jí (lucky) jí (and) jǐ (how many) jǐ (self)

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