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The Chinese word jiu - 究 - jiū
(after all in Chinese)







Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

jiū

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after all"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).
, to investigate,
to probe

Chinese character and stroke order animation"How do I write 究 ( jiū ) 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.
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Chinese characters  ( jiu / jiū ) with pronunciation (English translation: <m>after all</m> )
The traditional Chinese characters of jiū are identical with the modern (simplified) characters displayed above.

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究 ( jiu / jiū ) belongs to the 500 most common Chinese characters (rank 453)
Chinese example words containing the character 究 ( jiu / jiū )
究竟 ( jiūjìng = after all ), 研究 ( yánjiū = to research ), 研究生 ( yánjiūshēng = graduate student )
Other characters that are pronounced jiū in Chinese
More words that mean to investigate in Chinese
diàochá ( 调查 ), kăo ( 考 ), tàn ( 探 )

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