ji3 =
ji + Ø3

self / oneself / sixth of the ten Heavenly Stems 十天干[shi2 tian1 gan1] / sixth in order / letter "F" or roman "VI" in list "A, B, C", or "I, II, III" etc / hexa | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

This character looks like a butcher's hook. In the space station, Jeanne of Arc wants to conduct an experiment about a sixth order chaotic pendulum. First she hooks a butcher's hook to a sickle, then sticks the sickle's end into a flute, and finally hooks the handle of a shovel into the last hole of the flute. She then swings the chaotic pendulum to observe its behaviour. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 2 years ago | add a painting


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HSK level: 3

Pronunciation: Gorodish elements and their mnemonics (what's this?)

ji

Jeanne d'Arc - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago
Ø3

"Ø3" is happening inside the space station. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago

Words with


zi4

ji3
oneself / one's own (HSK level 3)

ge4

shu1

ji3

jian4
everyone gives their own view (HSK level 6)

li4

ji3
personal profit / to benefit oneself

zhi1

ji3
to know oneself / to be intimate or close / intimate friend

she3

ji3

wei4

ren2
to abandon self for others (idiom, from Analects); to sacrifice one's own interest for other people / altruism

li4

ji3

zhu3

yi4
egoism

zi4

ji3

ren2
those on our side / ourselves / one's own people / one of us

shen1

bu4

you2

ji3
without the freedom to act independently (idiom); involuntary / not of one's own volition / in spite of oneself

ju4

wei2

ji3

you3
to take for one's own / to expropriate

ji3

fang1
our side / one's own (side etc)

ge4

chi2

ji3

jian4
each sticks to his own opinion (idiom); chacun son gout

sun3

ren2

li4

ji3
harming others for one's personal benefit (idiom); personal gain to the detriment of others

gu4

zhi2

ji3

jian4
to persist in one's views

an1

fen4

shou3

ji3
to be content with one's lot (idiom) / to know one's place

she3

ji3

jiu4

ren2
to abandon self for others (idiom); to sacrifice oneself to help the people / altruism

yan2

yu2

lu:4

ji3
to be strict with oneself

zhi1

ji3

zhi1

bi3
know yourself, know your enemy (idiom, from Sunzi's "The Art of War" 孫子兵法|孙子兵法[Sun1 zi3 Bing1 fa3])

ji3

jian4
one's own viewpoint

yi4

ji3
dissident / alien / outsider

shi4

bu4

guan1

ji3
a matter of no concern to oneself (idiom)

ji3

xing2

gan1

yan2
hepatitis F

ji3

si4
sixth year F6 of the 60 year cycle, e.g. 1989 or 2049

ji3

suo3

bu4

yu4

,

wu4

shi1

yu2

ren2
What you don't want done to you, don't do to others. (idiom, from the Confucian analects) / Do as you would be done by. / Do not do to others what you would not have them do to you.

ji3

wei4
fifty sixth year F8 of the 60 year cycle, e.g. 1979 or 2039

ji3

tang2
hexose (CH2O)6, monosaccharide with six carbon atoms, such as glucose 葡萄糖[pu2 tao5 tang2]

ji3

you3
forty sixth year F10 of the 60 year cycle, e.g. 1969 or 2029

shi4

bu4

guan1

ji3

,

gao1

gao1

gua4

qi3
to feel unconcerned and let matters rest (idiom)

she3

ji3
selfless / self-sacrifice (to help others) / self-renunciation / altruism

she3

ji3

wei4

gong1
to give up one's private interests for the public good (idiom); to behave altruistically / selfless and public spirited

sun3

ren2

bu4

li4

ji3
to harm others without benefiting oneself (idiom)

ban1

shi2

tou5

za2

zi4

ji3

de5

jiao3
to move a stone and stub one's toe / to shoot oneself in the foot (idiom)

ban1

qi3

shi2

tou5

za2

zi4

ji3

de5

jiao3
to crush one's own foot while trying to maneuver a rock (to a cliff edge, to drop on one's enemy) (idiom) / hoisted by one's own petard

ti1

ji5
intimate / private saving of family members

qiu2

ren2

bu4

ru2

qiu2

ji3
if you want sth done well, do it yourself (idiom)

hai3

nei4

cun2

zhi1

ji3

,

tian1

ya2

ruo4

bi3

lin2
close friend in a distant land, far-flung realms as next door (idiom); close in spirit although far away / absence makes the heart grow fonder

bu4

yi3

wu4

xi3

,

bu4

yi3

ji3

bei1
not to become attached to material things, not to pity oneself

zhi1

ji3

zhi1

bi3

,

bai3

zhan4

bu4

dai4
know yourself and know your enemy, and you will never be defeated (idiom, from Sunzi's "The Art of War" 孫子兵法|孙子兵法[Sun1 zi3 Bing1 fa3])

zhi1

bi3

zhi1

ji3
to know the enemy and know oneself (idiom, from Sunzi's "The Art of War")

zhi1

bi3

zhi1

ji3

,

bai3

zhan4

bu4

dai4
knowing the enemy and yourself will get you unscathed through a hundred battles (idiom, from Sunzi's "The Art of War")

hong2

yan2

zhi1

ji3
close female friend / confidante

Example sentences for

 
let - me - one's own - go - see - you - rest
Let me go and check it out on my own, you should have a rest

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