Meaning of 街

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Pinyin: jiē
English Definition: street; Classifiers:
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 12; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (walk) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Overlaid
    • [ xíng ] to go, to walk, to move; professional
    • [ guī ] jade tablet
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Example Words:
街道 [ jiē dào ]: street; Classifiers: ; subdistrict; residential district
街上 [ jiē shang ]: on the street; in town
大街 [ jiē ]: street; main street; Classifiers:
街头 [ jiē tóu ]: street
上街 [ shàng jiē ]: to go onto the streets; to go shopping
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