Meaning of 嫁

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Pinyin: jià
English Definition: (of a woman) to marry; to marry off a daughter; to shift (blame etc)
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 13; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (woman) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ ] woman, girl; female
    • [ jiā ] house, home, residence; family
Example Words:
嫁接 [ jià jiē ]: to graft (a branch to a rootstock)
出嫁 [ chū jià ]: to get married (of woman)
再嫁 [ zài jià ]: to remarry (of woman)
天要落雨,娘要嫁人 [ tiān yào luò , niáng yào jià rén ]: the rain will fall, the womenfolk will marry (idiom); fig. the natural order of things; something you can't go against
婚嫁 [ hūn jià ]: marriage
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