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ㄑㄧ ˇ


啟 is an 11 stroke, traditional Chinese character and is pronounced as in the third tone.

In simplified Chinese the character is used.

It is made up of the components (open/start) and (tap).

  • ㄑㄧ ˇ


    • ㄑㄧ ˇ


    • ㄆㄨ


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We found 1 pronunciation for 啟

Definitions for 啟 pronounced as qǐ

  • Qi son of Yu the Great 禹[Yu3], reported founder of the Xia Dynasty 夏朝[Xia4 Chao2] (c. 2070-c. 1600 BC)
  • to open
  • to start
  • to initiate
  • to enlighten or awaken
  • to state
  • to inform


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