Meaning of 己

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English Definition: self; oneself; sixth of the ten Heavenly Stems 十天干 ; sixth in order; letter "F" or roman "VI" in list "A, B, C", or "I, II, III" etc; hexa
Total strokes: 3; Radical:
Pictographic: A loom woven with thread
Character Formation:
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    • [ gōu ] secret, hidden, mysterious; small, minute; to conceal
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Example Words:
自己 [ ]: oneself; one's own
各抒己见 [ shū jiàn ]: everyone gives their own view
一己 [ ]: oneself
不以物喜,不以己悲 [ , bēi ]: not to become attached to material things, not to pity oneself
事不关己 [ shì guān ]: a matter of no concern to oneself (idiom)
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