yī clothes

Note

Picture of a gown, now simplified. As a radical usually suggests clothing
Number of strokes 5

Radical

Index 145 used in: fú (blessing) ; chū (at first) ; ǎo (jacket)

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Sounds same

yī (one) yī (doctor) yī (clothes)

Different tone

yí (proper) yǐ (hidden) yǐ (to use) yǐ (chair) yǐ (already) yì (easy) 亿 yì (100,000,000) yì (justice) yì (also) yì (city) yì (catch) yì (skill) yì (to recollect) yì (idea) yì (different)
Full character form of this simplified radical:

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