Uncle Hanzi (汉字叔叔）
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Character: 支English Senses For (英文): zhi4
English Senses For (英文): qi2
English Senses For (英文): zhi1
to pay / to disburse / to defray / to support / to sustain / to bear / to prop up / to put up / to prick up / to raise / to send away / to put somebody off / a branch / a subdivision / an offshoot / a term for indicating amount or number / ( textile ) count / as in 地 支, the Terrestrial Branches used in calculation with the Celestial Stems ( 天 干 )
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支 zhi1 zhi4 qi2 (productive phonetic)
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New! etymology explanation under construction.
Primitive pictograph 支. A hand 又 holding a branch. Original meaning branch.
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