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The Chinese word jie - 姐 - jiĕ
(miss in Chinese)







Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

jiĕ

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English translations

miss, one's elder sister,
young women, older sister

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Chinese characters  ( jie / jiĕ ) with pronunciation (English translation: miss )
The traditional Chinese characters of jiĕ are identical with the modern (simplified) characters displayed above.
Character complexity
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is composed of 8 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.)

female  |  brother-in-law  |  a general term for women, usually young
姐 ( jie / jiĕ ) belongs to the 1000 most common Chinese characters (rank 719)
Chinese example words containing the character 姐 ( jie / jiĕ )
姐姐 ( jiĕjie = older sister ), 小姐 ( xiăojiĕ = Miss )
Other characters that are pronounced jiĕ in Chinese

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Version 5.05 / Last updated: 2016-06-02