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U+3061, ち
HIRAGANA LETTER TI

[U+3060]
Hiragana
[U+3062]
See also: , , and

Japanese

Stroke order

Syllable

(romaji chi)

  1. The hiragana syllable (chi). Its equivalent in katakana is (chi). It is the seventeenth syllable in the gojūon order; its position is (ta-gyō i-dan, row ta, section i).
Derived terms
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Etymology 2

Counter

(romaji -chi)

  1. :
  2. , :

Noun

(romaji chi)

  1. : thousand
  2. : term of respect for a boy
  3. : blood
  4. : milk; breast
  5. : cogon grass
  6. : house
  7. , : fishhook
  8. : spiritual power
  9. : ground, place
  10. :
  11. , : wisdom
  12. :
  13. : foolishness, foolish person; (Buddhism) ignorance, one of the three roots of the vice dharmas
  14. :

Suffix

(romaji -chi)

  1. , : (obsolete) attaches to place names, indicating a road to that place