Chinese Word Entry

解開

Simplified Chinese form: 解开

Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄐㄧㄝˇ ㄎㄞ
Mandarin (Pinyin): jiě kāi
Cantonese (Jyutping): gaai2 hoi1
Definitions:
  1. to untie

  2. to undo

  3. to solve (a mystery)


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Chinese characters used in this word

unravel, notes, key, explanation, understanding, untie, undo, solve, answer, cancel, absolve, explain, minute, loosen, unfasten
Readings
Mandarin: ㄐㄧㄝˇ (jiě), ㄐㄧㄝˋ (jiè), ㄒㄧㄝˋ (xiè)
Cantonese: gaai2, gaai3, haai6
Japanese: カイ (kai)、 ゲ (ge) / と.く (toku)、 と.かす (tokasu)、 と.ける (tokeru)、 ほど.く (hodoku)、 ほど.ける (hodokeru)、 わか.る (wakaru)、 さと.る (satoru)
Korean: 해 (hae), 개 (gae)
Vietnamese: giải, giới, giái
Variants
Semantic variant form:

open, unfold, unseal, initiate, begin, start
Readings
Mandarin: ㄎㄞ (kāi), ㄑㄧㄢ (qiān)
Cantonese: hoi1
Japanese: カイ (kai) / ひら.く (hiraku)、 ひら.き (hiraki)、 -びら.き (-biraki)、 ひら.ける (hirakeru)、 あ.く (aku)、 あ.ける (akeru)
Korean: 개 (gae)
Vietnamese: khai
Variants
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