(zhī )

支 English Translation

The English meaning of (zhī ) is:

  • to support
  • to sustain
  • to erect
  • to raise
  • branch
  • division
  • to draw money
  • classifier for rods such as pens and guns, for army divisions and for songs or compositions
  • surname Zhi

Example Usage of 支


Wǒ kěyǐ yòng zhīpiào fù ma? May I pay by check?

Rúguǒ nǐ xūyào bǐ dehuà, wǒ jiè nǐ yī zhī. If you need a pen, I'll lend you one.

Nǐ zhīchí háishì fǎnduì duòtāi? Are you for or against abortion?

Zhè zhī bǐ hé wǒ zuótiān diào dì nà zhī yīyàng. This is the same pen that I lost yesterday.



Decomposition of 支

Chinese Radical (zhī )

The character (zhī ) is a radical in the following characters:


Chinese words containing 支

is a Chinese Radical
HSK Level 5
支 Stroke Count 4
支 Stroke Order