zhí value; to happen to; to be on duty

Made up of [ rén Person (radical) radical 9, zhí straight; to straighten; fair and reasonable ]


Zhi provides the phonetic and character can be remembered by thinking that a straightforward person is of value
Number of strokes 10

Related characters

Using rén : tā (he) huā (flower) mén (s) hé (what) huà (to make into) wèi (position) yè (night) zhuàn (biography) zuò (to do) dài (replace) 亿 yì (100,000,000) nǐ (you) zhù (to live) fèn (portion) shén (what) gū (estimate) gōng (to provide) bǐng (both) rén (humane) chàng (to initiate) 仿 fǎng (to imitate) dǎo (fall) dàn (but) hòu (wait)
Using zhí : zhēn (really) zhí (to plant) zhì (to install)

Sounds same

zhí (straight) zhí (to plant)

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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zhōu prefecture

Made up of [ chuān river radical 47, zhǔ dot radical 3]


Pictograph of a river with islands on it as ancient towns were all built near rivers, and can represent an island of administrative area 'prefecture' and so a very common component of place names
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