zhí to plant

Made up of [ wood; wooden radical 75, zhí straight; to straighten; fair and reasonable ]

Note

Zhi (straight) provides the phonetic and can be remembered as a plant growing up straight
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) yǐ (chair) gān (pole) jú (tangerine) xián (to stay idle) qīn (parent) lǐ (plum) zhī (branch) bǎn (board) lóu (multi-story building) xiào (school) jī (machine)
Using zhí : zhēn (really) zhí (value) zhì (to install)

Sounds same

zhí (straight) zhí (value)

Different tone

zhī (prop up) zhī (one) zhī (him) zhī (to know) zhī (to support) zhī (branch) zhǐ (paper) zhǐ (to stop) zhǐ (walk slowly) zhì (aspiration) zhì (to arrive) zhì (to rule) zhì (to send) zhì (to install)

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