(jià)

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Meaning

  1. marry (a husband)
  2. take a husband

Stroke Order

Traditional Chinese


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Pinyin Converter

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  • 4: Fourth Tone 四声
  • 5: Fifth Tone (neutral) 五声

Words sharing similar characters

Hanzi Pinyin Meaning
出嫁 chū jià to get married (of woman)
改嫁 gǎi jià to remarry (of a woman)
皇帝女儿不愁嫁 huáng dì nǚ ér bù chóu jià lit. the emperor's daughter does not worry about whether she will be able to marry (idiom)/fig. highly sought after
婚嫁 hūn jià marriage
嫁祸 jià huò to impute/to shift the blame onto someone else
嫁祸于人 jià huò yú rén to pass the misfortune on to sb else (idiom)/to blame others/to pass the buck
嫁鸡随鸡 jià jī suí jī If you marry a chicken, follow the chicken (idiom)/A woman should follow whatever her husband orders./We must learn to accept the people around us.
嫁鸡随鸡,嫁狗随狗 jià jī suí jī, jià gǒu suí gǒu if you marry a chicken follow the chicken, if you marry a dog follow the dog (idiom)
嫁接 jià jiē to graft (a branch to a rootstock)
嫁女 jià nǚ to marry off a daughter
嫁娶 jià qǔ marriage
嫁人 jià rén to get married (of woman)
嫁妆 jià zhuang dowry
嫁装 jià zhuang variant of 嫁妝|嫁妆[jià zhuang]
嫁资 jià zī dowry/CL:份[fèn],筆|笔[bǐ]
男婚女嫁 nán hūn nǚ jià to celebrate a wedding
男怕入错行,女怕嫁错郎 nán pà rù cuò háng, nǚ pà jià cuò láng men fear getting into the wrong line of business, women fear marrying the wrong man (proverb)
陪嫁 péi jià dowry
天要落雨,娘要嫁人 tiān yào luò yǔ, niáng yào jià rén the rain will fall, the womenfolk will marry (idiom)/fig. the natural order of things/something you can't go against
外嫁 wài jià (of a woman) to marry a non-local or foreigner
下嫁 xià jià (of a woman) to marry a man of lower social status/to marry down
新嫁娘 xīn jià niáng bride
许嫁 xǔ jià allowed to marry
再嫁 zài jià to remarry (of woman)
转嫁 zhuǎn jià to remarry (of widow)/to pass on (blame, cost, obligation, unpleasant consequence etc)/to transfer (blame, guilt)/to pass the buck

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