Basic Language | Jiu

Previous Index Next 
Jiu; 9 Pinyinjiǔ (third tone)
English9; nine
Pronounced a bit like 'joe'

The character is of a 'bent' object suggesting the approach to ten.

jiǔ yuè
jiu : 9; nine yue : moon; month
nine month = ninth month (September)

Copyright © SACU 1965-2016. If you have any comments, updates or corrections please let us know via our Contact page.