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旗帜
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English Definitionensign; flag
Simplified Script旗帜
Traditional Script旗幟
Pinyinqízhì
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄑㄧˊ ㄓˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)kei4ci3
Part of Speech(名) noun
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6; TOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
banner; flag; (in Qing times) refers to Manchurian ruling class, from 八旗 eight banners; administrative subdivision in inner Mongolia equivalent to county
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Words With Same Head Word    
旗子qíziflag; banner
旗袍qípáoChinese-style dress; cheongsam
旗号qíhàolit. a banner to distinguish an army unit or the name of its general; fig. to act in the name (of an idea or an organization); to fly the flag (as a cover for shady business); used for 旗语 semaphore
旗丁qídīngManchurian foot soldier
旗下qíxiàunder the banner of
Words With Same Tail Word    
徽帜huīzhìbanner
标帜biāozhìan emblem; the epitome (of); to epitomize
别树一帜bié shù yī zhìlit. to fly one's banner on a solitary tree (idiom); fig. to act as a loner; to stand out; to develop one's own school; to have attitude of one's own
独树一帜dú shù yī zhìlit. to fly one's banner on a solitary tree (idiom); fig. to act as a loner; to stand out; to develop one's own school; to have attitude of one's own
伟大旗帜wěidà qízhìgreat banner
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