jiù at once; right away; only

Made up of [ jīng capital , yóu outstanding; particularly, especially; a fault ]
Number of strokes 12

Related characters


Using jīng : jīng (to start) jǐng (bright)

Sounds same

jiù (fault) jiù (old)

Different tone

jiǔ (nine) jiǔ (wine) jiǔ (long time)

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Pronunciation

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

Proverbs

不怕慢就怕站 bú pà màn jiù pà zhàn Do not be afraid of slowing down as long as you keep going
高不成低不就 gāo bù chéng dī bù jiù Exaggerating one's self importance to the point of stubbornness
Epic and formative episode in the rise of the Communists

Epic and formative episode in the rise of the Communists

Modern History

The tales of the heroic struggle of thousands of soldiers over thousands of miles of challenging terrain were held up as the pivotal episode in the early days of the Communist party. It was during the Long March that Mao Zedong emerged as leader with his own vision for the future of China.

jīng to start; to be frightened; to be scared

Made up of [ xīn heart radical 61, jīng capital]

Origin

Combined heart radical with what used to be a frightened horse now replaced by homophone jing for capital city
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