yì also

Made up of [ tóu head; lid radical 8]


Picture of a man sweating from armpits, perhaps suggesting 'you sweat too' but just uses a character with same sound

Related characters

Using tóu : mǔ (area) jīng (capital) hēng (prosperous) shì (market) yè (night) wáng (to die)

Sounds same

yì (easy) 亿 yì (100,000,000) yì (justice) yì (city) yì (catch) yì (skill) yì (to recollect) yì (idea) yì (different)

Different tone

yī (one) yī (doctor) yī (clothes) yī (clothes) yí (proper) yǐ (hidden) yǐ (to use) yǐ (chair) yǐ (already)

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


水能载舟,亦能覆舟 shuǐ néng zài zhōu, yì néng fù zhōu Forces and people can have positive and negative influences
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