shì market; city

Made up of [ jīn scarf; towel radical 50, tóu head; lid radical 8]
Made with 5 strokes.

Related characters


Also uses jīn component: cháng (always) mào (hat) shī (lion)
Also uses tóu component: hēng (prosperous) jīng (capital) liù (six) mǔ (area) shāng (commerce) wáng (to die) yè (night) yì (also)

Sounds same

shì (is) shì (matter) shì (life) shì (spirit) shì (bachelor) shì (clan name) shì (to show) shì (room)

Different tone

shī (lion) shī shī (to lose) shī (corpse) shī (poem) shī (to grant) shí (ten) shí (time) shí (rock) shí (real) shí (food) shí (eat) shǐ (history) shǐ (to begin) shǐ (arrow) shǐ (pig)

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Pronunciation

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Cities

吉林市 Jilin City, Jilin
呼伦贝尔市 Hulunbuir, Inner Mongolia
芒市 Mangshi, Yunnan
沙市 Shashi, Hubei

Proverbs

招愮过市 zhāo yáo guò shì Boastful behavior; to be puffed up with pride . Walking the streets seeking the adulation of the crowds.
门庭若市 mén tíng ruò shì The house is thronged with visitors. The place is all astir

Also

台北市 Táiběi Shì Taipei