yǐ chair

Made up of [ wood; wooden radical 75, strange; odd; weird ]

Note

The wood radical suggests somthing made from wood, the 'strange' element probably originally provided the sound but this has changed from 'qi' to 'yi'
Number of strokes 12

Related characters


Using : chá (tea) lái (arrive) qí (board game) běn (root) cǎi (color) shù (tree) wèi (not yet) xiāng (each other) song (Song) zhuō (table) gān (pole) jú (tangerine) xián (to stay idle) qīn (parent) lǐ (plum) zhī (branch) zhí (to plant) bǎn (board) lóu (multi-story building) xiào (school) jī (machine)

Sounds same

yǐ (hidden) yǐ (to use) yǐ (already)

Different tone

yī (one) yī (doctor) yī (clothes) yī (clothes) yí (proper) yì (easy) 亿 yì (100,000,000) yì (justice) yì (also) yì (city) yì (catch) yì (skill) yì (to recollect) yì (idea) yì (different)

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Chinese proverb

Proverb

Hǎo mǎ bù chī huí tóu cǎo [hao ma bu chi hui tou cao]
good horse not eat turn head grass
A good horse does not eat the grass behind it
Do not dwell on past actions, progress forward
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