jiě elder sister

Made up of [ female; woman radical 38, qiě and; moreover; yet ]

Note

The female radical suggests category, the 'qie' (and) right part gives rough phonetic
Number of strokes: 8

Related characters


Also uses component: ǎi (low) ān (peace) fù (woman) gū (paternal aunt) hǎo (good) hūn (to marry) lóu (multi-story building) mā (mother) mèi (younger sister) nǎi (milk) rú (as) shǐ (to begin) tā (she) xìng (surname) yào (want)
Also uses qiě component: yí (proper) zǔ (to hinder) zǔ (to form) zǔ (grandfather) zū (to hire)

Different tone

jiē (street) jié (joint) jié jié (seal (of document)) jié (knot)

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stroke order for 姐
Stroke order for character 姐, kindly provided under Wikimedia creative commons license

Phrases

xiǎo jiě Miss

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Chinese proverb

Proverb

盗铃
Yǎn ěr daò líng [yan er dao ling]
conceal ear steal bell
Covering your ears while stealing the bell
Failing to think things through. Taking a rash action without applying logic
Stupid is as stupid does
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