Meaning of 伊

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English Definition: surname Yi; abbr. for 伊拉克 , Iran; (old) third person singular pronoun ("he" or "she"); second person singular pronoun ("you"); (May 4th period) third person singular feminine pronoun ("she"); (Classical Chinese) introductory particle with no specific meaning; that (preceding a noun)
Total strokes: 6; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (person) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ rén ] man, person; people
    • [ yǐn ] to govern, to oversee; director
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Example Words:
伊朗 [ lǎng ]: Iran
伊拉克 [ ]: Iraq
弗洛伊德 [ luò ]: Floyd (name); Freud (name); Dr Sigmund Freud (1856-1939), the founder of psychoanalysis
伊犁 [ ]: the Ili river basin around Turpan in Xinjiang; abbr. for 伊犁哈萨克自治州 , Ili Kazakh autonomous prefecture
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