Meaning of 冀

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English Definition: (literary) to hope for; short name for Hebei 河北 province; surname Ji
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 16; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (north) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Above to below
    • [ běi ] north; northern; northward
    • [ ] different, strange, unusual; foreign; surprising
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Example Words
期冀 (literary) to hope for; to wish
晋察冀 jìn chá Shanxi 山西 , Chahar 察哈尔 and Hebei 河北 (three provinces of the Republic of China in the period 1912-1936)
冀州 zhōu Jishou county level city in Hengshui 衡水 , Hebei
冀州市 zhōu shì Jishou county level city in Hengshui 衡水 , Hebei
冀县 xiàn Ji county in Hebei
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