己 jǐ self; oneself; sixth in order
NoteThe sixth heavenly stem - used in counting, referring to self
Number of strokes 3
Sounds same几 jǐ (how many)
Different tone机 jī (starve)
鸡 jī (fowl)
机 jī (machine)
吉 jí (lucky)
及 jí (and)
际 jì (border)
既 jì (already)
季 jì (season)
彐 jì (snout)
纪 jì (order)
记 jì (to record)
技 jì (skill)
This character is also represented as a radical in the form: 巳 sì
Stroke order for character 己, kindly provided under Wikimedia creative commons license ➚
蜡烛照亮别人,却毁灭了自己 là zhú zhào liàng bié rén, què huǐ miè le zì jǐ
Helping others at the cost of not helping yourself
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