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The Chinese word ci - 词 - cí
(word in Chinese)







Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

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English translations

word, a form of classical poetry, part of speech

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Chinese characters  ( ci / cí ) with pronunciation (English translation: word )
词 ( ci / cí ) in traditional characters
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Character complexity
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is composed of 7 strokes and therefore is of low complexity compared to the other simplified Chinese characters (average: 13.1 strokes).

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词 ( ci / cí ) belongs to the 3000 most common Chinese characters (rank 1010)
Chinese example words containing the character 词 ( ci / cí )
百科辞典 ( băikē cídiăn = lexicon ), 词典 ( cídiăn = dictionary ), 词汇 ( cíhuì = vocabulary ), 词语 ( cíyŭ = term ), 单词 ( dāncí = vocable ), 单数 ( dānshù = singular ), 代词 ( dàicí = pronoun ), 电子词典 ( diànzĭcídiăn = electronic dictionary ), 动词 ( dòngcí = verb ), 副词 ( fùcí = adverb ), 歌词 ( gēcí = lyrics ), 冠词 ( guàncí = article ), 介词 ( jiècí = preposition ), 连词 ( liáncí = conjunction ), 量词 ( liàngcí = classifier ), 名词 ( míngcí = noun ), 生词 ( shēngcí = new word ), 数词 ( shùcí = numeral ), 形容词 ( xíngróngcí = adjective ), 疑问词 ( yíwèncí = interrogative )
Other characters that are pronounced cí in Chinese
More words that mean word in Chinese
dāncí ( 单词 ), ( 字 )

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