follow Dictionary.com

Know these essential literary terms?

Ch'i

[chyee] /tʃyi/
noun
1.
one of two dynasties that ruled in China a.d. 479–502 and, as the Northern Ch'i, a.d. 550–77.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for Ch'i

chi2

/tʃiː/
noun
1.
(sometimes capital) (in Oriental medicine, martial arts, etc) vital energy believed to circulate round the body in currents
Word Origin
Chinese, literally: energy
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for Ch'i

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for Ch

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Quotes with Ch'i

Nearby words for ch'i