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Fascinating Chinese Characters
Chinese Characters >  Y

It simply means 'second', but it is not used as the Chinese number for second. It is the second of the ten Celestial Stems. It is also a Chinese last name.

Pronunciation: yi3

Meaning: second, two; the second of the ten Celestial Stems.

Related Characters:
     Chinese number for two
     The capital number for two

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