Chinese Traditional: 自己
Chinese Simplified: 自己
Pinyin: zi4 ji3
Zhuyin: ㄗˋ ㄐㄧˇ
English Meaning: oneself, self, own
German Meaning: sich selbst

Example Sentences:

她看到自己一絲不掛的裸照, 差點昏倒。
她看到自己一丝不挂的裸照, 差点昏倒。
ta1 kan4 dao4 zi4 ji3 yi4 si1 bu2 gua4 de5 luo3 zhao4, cha1 dian3 hun1 dao3.
She saw a naked photo of herself and almost fainted.
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zhe4 ge5 bei4 gao4 hen3 nu3 li4 di5 zheng4 ming2 zi4 ji3 de5 qing1 bai2.
This defendant works very hard to prove his innocence.
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ni3 shi4 zi4 ji3 kai1 che1 hai2 shi4 da1 da4 zhong4 jiao1 tong1 gong1 ju4?
Are you travelling by car or using public transport?
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wo3 ye2 ye5 xi3 huan1 zi4 ji3 yi2 ge5 ren2 zhu4.
My grandpa likes living alone.
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wo3 bu4 xi3 huan1 zi4 ji3 zuo4 fan4.
I dislike cooking for myself.
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zhong1 hua2 min2 zu2 shi4 zi4 ji3 wei2 long2 de5 chuan2 ren2.
Chinese people consider themselves as the descendants of dragons.
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wo3 chang2 jue2 de5 zi4 ji3 ben4 shou3 ben4 jiao3 de5.
I often feel like I'm clumsy.
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Related Words:


1. from, since 2. self, oneself 3. naturally

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1. self, oneself 2. sixth (the 6th of the ten Heavenly Stems, used by the ancient Chinese to designate years, months, and dates)

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