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(qi3) // pronunciation of 起 in Mandarin Pinyin

Basic information about 起

Unihan definition: rise, stand up; go up; begin

Number of strokes: 10
Examples of other characters consisting of 10 strokes: , , , , , , , , ,

Radical:  156.3

HSK level: 1
Other HSK 1 characters: , , , , , , , , , more hsk 1 charaters »

Frequency rank: 75

General standard index number: 1789

English translation (based on CEDICT):

起[]:
- to rise
- to raise
- to get up
- to set out
- to start
- to appear
- to launch
- to initiate (action)
- to draft
- to establish
- to get (from a depot or counter)
- verb suffix, to start
- (before place or time) starting from
- classifier for occurrences or unpredictable events: case, instance
- classifier for groups: batch, group

Details

Unicode code point: U+8D77

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