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The Chinese word ji - 机 - jī
(machine in Chinese)







Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

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machine"Why are some translations grayed out?"
Grayed-out terms are meanings of the character which cannot be used as translations. For example, 必 (bì) has the meaning must / to have to. However, the Chinese translation for "must" is not 必 (bì) but 必须 (bìxū).
, engine"Why are some translations grayed out?"
Grayed-out terms are meanings of the character which cannot be used as translations. For example, 必 (bì) has the meaning must / to have to. However, the Chinese translation for "must" is not 必 (bì) but 必须 (bìxū).
, airplane"Why are some translations grayed out?"
Grayed-out terms are meanings of the character which cannot be used as translations. For example, 必 (bì) has the meaning must / to have to. However, the Chinese translation for "must" is not 必 (bì) but 必须 (bìxū).
, chance"Why are some translations grayed out?"
Grayed-out terms are meanings of the character which cannot be used as translations. For example, 必 (bì) has the meaning must / to have to. However, the Chinese translation for "must" is not 必 (bì) but 必须 (bìxū).
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opportunity"Why are some translations grayed out?"
Grayed-out terms are meanings of the character which cannot be used as translations. For example, 必 (bì) has the meaning must / to have to. However, the Chinese translation for "must" is not 必 (bì) but 必须 (bìxū).

Chinese character and stroke order animation"How do I write 机 ( jī ) correctly?"

The strokes that all Chinese characters are composed of are to be written in a certain order which has originally been defined by Chinese calligraphy. Writing all characters according to the same rules assures that their intended shape and style are generally preserved even if written by different writers.
This dictionary shows you the correct stroke order as an animation for all characters so you can learn and understand how to write the character correctly.
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Chinese characters  ( ji / jī ) with pronunciation (English translation: <m>machine</m> )
机 ( ji / jī ) in traditional characters
Character complexity
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is composed of 6 strokes and therefore is of low complexity compared to the other simplified Chinese characters (average: 13.1 strokes).

Tags and additional information
(Meaning of individual characters, character components etc.)

machine  |  machinist
机 ( ji / jī ) belongs to the 500 most common Chinese characters (rank 144)
Chinese example words containing the character 机 ( ji / jī )
抽油烟机 ( chōuyóuyānjī = kitchen ventilator ), 除湿机 ( chúshījī = dehumidifier ), 传真机 ( chuánzhēnjī = fax ), 打火机 ( dăhuŏjī = lighter ), 打孔机 ( dăkŏngjī = punch ), 打印机 ( dăyìnjī = printer ), 点钞机 ( diănchāojī = counting machine ), 电视机 ( diànshìjī = TV set ), 豆浆机 ( dòujiāngjī = soybean milk machine ), 对讲机 ( duìjiăngjī = interphone ), 耳机 ( ĕrjī = earphone ), 飞机 ( fēijī = airplane ), 封装机 ( fēngzhuāngjī = sealing machine ), 分机 ( fēnjī = extension (number) ), 复读机 ( fùdújī = repeater ), 干衣机 ( gānyījī = dryer ), 关机 ( guānjī = to shut down ), 合约机 ( héyuējī = contract phone ), 机场 ( jīchăng = airport ), 机床 ( jīchuáng = machine tool ), 机关 ( jīguān = gear ) 机会 ( jīhuì = chance )

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