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ˇ

chǐ

ruler

尺 is a 4 stroke, simplified and traditional Chinese character and is pronounced as chǐ in the third tone, however it can also be pronounced as chě.

  • ˇ

    chǐ

    ruler

    • shī

      corpse

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Pronunciation

We found 2 pronunciations for 尺

chǐ
chě

Definitions for 尺 pronounced as chǐ

  • a Chinese foot
  • one-third of a meter
  • a ruler
  • a tape-measure
  • one of the three acupoints for measuring pulse in Chinese medicine
  • CL:支[zhi1],把[ba3]

Definitions for 尺 pronounced as chě

  • one of the characters used to represent a musical note in gongche notation, 工尺譜|工尺谱[gong1 che3 pu3]

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