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The Cantonese word si - 是 - si6
(to be in Cantonese)





Romanization (Jyutping)

si6

English translations

to be, yes,
is, are, right

Chinese character (simplified):

The traditional Chinese characters of si6 are identical with the modern (simplified) characters displayed above.
Topic
Practical Chinese Reader (Lessons 1-4)
Character complexity
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is composed of 9 strokes and therefore is of low complexity compared to the other simplified Chinese characters (average: 13.1 strokes).

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是 ( si / si6 ) belongs to the 10 most common Chinese characters (rank 3)
Other characters that are pronounced si6 in Cantonese
More words that mean to be in Cantonese
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