zhǐ

  1. zhǐ verb to stop; to halt
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (ABC '止' v 1; Kroll 2015 '止' 1)
  2. zhǐ adverb until; to end
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: The end of a period (Kroll 2015 '止' 2; NCCED '止' 2)
  3. zhǐ noun Kangxi radical 77
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Radicals
    Notes: (ABC back cover; GHC p. 7)
  4. zhǐ noun calm abiding; cessation; samatha; śamatha
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: Sanskrit equivalent: śamatha, Pali: samatha, Japanese: shi, Tibetan: zhi gnas; the mental calm obtained through meditative concentration (BL 'śamatha', p. 747; FGDB '止'; Kroll 2015 '止' 3b; Powers 2007, p. 86)
  5. zhǐ adverb only
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In place of 只 (Kroll 2015 '止' 5; NCCED '止' 3)
  6. zhǐ verb to prohibit; to prevent; to refrain; to suppress
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (ABC '止' v 2; Kroll 2015 '止' 1a; NCCED '止' 1)
  7. zhǐ verb to remain in one place; to stay
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (ABC '止' v 3; Kroll 2015 '止' 3)
  8. zhǐ verb to rest; to settle
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll 2015 '止' 3a)
  9. zhǐ noun deportment; bearing; demeanor; manner
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: For example, in the 千字文 ”Thousand Character Classic, 容止若思 '[A person's appearance and manner show what he is thinking]' (ABC '止' n; Kroll 2015 '止' 4; Wu and Tee 2015, p. 973)
  10. zhǐ particle a particle at the end of a phrase
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll 2015 '止' 6)
  11. zhǐ noun foot
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll 2015 '止' 7)

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