I-J-K

Chinese Blockbuster Index, IJK

Definitions (real and fictitious) of the characters and building blocks covered in the Chinese Blockbuster series, along with their respective character numbers as they appear in the books. Fictitious meanings are indicated by an asterisk *.

Character numbers 1 to 390 are introduced in Book 1.

Character numbers 391 to 750 are introduced in Book 2.

Character numbers 751 to 1120 are introduced in Book 3.

Character numbers 1121 to 1525 are introduced in Book 4.

Character numbers 1526 to 1920 are introduced in Book 5.

Character numbers 1921 to 2320 are introduced in Book 6.

Character numbers 2321 to 2730 are introduced in Book 7.

Character numbers 2731 to 3135 are introduced in Book 8.

 

I
I  俺 3030
I  我 91
I (literary)  吾 896
I (literary)  卬 1408
I, me  予 508B
I, my (humble)  鄙 2803
I-beam *  工 271
Ice  冰 129
Ice  凌 2068
Ice cream  淋 2476A
Icy  冰 129
Idea  意 339
Identical  致 835A
Idiot  呆 539
Idiot  桶 2706
Idiotic  傻 2309
If  如 284
If  若 980
If, supposing  倘 2428
If, supposing  假 961A
Ignite, to  点[點] 366
Ignite, to  燃 1903
Ignorant  蒙 1378A
Ignorant, stupid  昧 2675
Ignore, neglect, to  忽 1254
Illegal activities  挡[擋] 2252B
Illegitimate  闰[閏] 1712
Illicit sexual relations  奸[姦] 2312B
Illness  疾 1611
Illness  病 723
Illness  症 1593A
Illuminate, to  烛[燭] 2827
Illustrious  赫 1689
Image  象 574
Image, idol  偶 1704
Imaginary  幻 1764
Imagine, to  悬[懸] 2205
Imbecile, idiot  痴 2530
Imitate, copy, to  仿 1594
Imitate, simulate, to  拟[擬] 1889
Imitate, to  效 867
Imitate, to  模 1019A
Imitation  仿 1594
Immature  稚 3001
Immerse, to  沉 1080
Immerse, to  泡 2323A
Immerse, to  浸 2656
Immortal  仙 1591
Impatience  啊 762
Impatient  急 985
Impeach, to  弹[彈] 955B
Impede, stop, to  拦[攔] 2317
Imperial  御 1727B
Imperial  钦[欽] 2457
Imperial  龙[龍] 1024
Imperial Academy  监[監] 1175B
Imperial concubine  妃 2861
Imperial edict  谕[諭] 2863
Imperial edict, decree  诏[詔] 2969
Imperial order  敕 707
Imperial order  诏[詔] 2969
Imperial tomb  寝[寢] 3086
Imperial tomb  陵 2281
Impetuous  莽 2995
Implicate, involve, to  累 1663B
Implicate, to  攀 2733
Implicate, to  涉 1573
Implicated in a crime, to be  逮 2522B
Implication  涵 2633
Implore, pray, to  祈 2737
Implore, to  吁[籲] 2449B
Imply, contain, to  寓 2505
Important  要 165A
Important  重 262A
Imposing  伟[偉] 1444
Imposing stature, of  魁 2883
Impoverished  贫[貧] 1702
Imprison, to  囚 1206
In a daze, to be  怔 2498B
In a flash  刹[剎] 2556A
In a hurry  慌 1994
In accordance with  据[據] 596
In addition  另 471
In addition  还[還] 308A
In advance  先 427
In advance  预[預] 975
In advance, beforehand  豫 2272
In an awkward position, to be  尴[尷] 3005
In an embarrassing situation, to be  尬 3006
In bed *  宛 2258
In captivity  累[纍] 1663A
In case  倘 2428
In clusters  累[纍] 1663A
In contrast  照 740
In disarray  藉 2898A
In disorder  藉 2898A
In front  前 324
In good order  整 708
In great numbers  繁 1637
In harmony, in accord  谐[諧] 2711
In order to  以 152
In pain *  㔾 296
In reality  的 69B
In succession  纷[紛] 1513
In terms of, per  论[論] 457
In the blink of an eye  瞬 2425
In the end  卒 1766A
In the end  竟 902
In the middle of my walk *  行 250A
In the past  昔 963
In the past  曾 181A
In unison  齐[齊] 649
In vain  妄 2407
In vain  空 546A
In vain  虚[虛] 1410
In, at, to  于[於] 199
In, on  及 446
Inattentive  懈 2974
Incantation  咒 2590
Incense  香 1115
Incertain, to be  惑 1946
Inch  寸 160
Incident  故 242
Incident, accident  变[變] 479
Incident, event  事 267
Incite, instigate, to  扇 2313A
Incite, provoke, to  挑 1649B
Incline, lean, to  侧[側] 1555
Incline, lean, to  倾[傾] 1597
Incline, tend towards, to  趋[趨] 1829
Inclined  偏 1538
Inclined  斜 2114
Inclined to one side  颇[頗] 1909
Include, to  括 1188
Income  入 22
Incomplete  残[殘] 1484
Increase, multiply, to  倍 1738
Increase, to  加 405
Increase, to  增 742
Increase, to  益 977
Incredible  诞[誕] 2318
Increment  骤[驟] 2361
Incur, cause, to  致 835A
Indeed  诚[誠] 1487
Indeed, really  委 750
India  印 967
Indicating agreement, consent, surprise or disapproval  嗯 2358
Indifferent  漠 2107
Indignant  慨 2515
Indignant, angry  愤[憤] 1852
Indiscriminately  滥[濫] 2586
Indistinct  朦 3107
Indistinct  茫 2268
Individual  个[個] 118
Induce, to  诱[誘] 2047
Indulge, to  纵[縱] 1570
Indulge, to  耽 2941
Industry  业[業] 185
Inexpensive  廉 2149
Inexpensive  贱[賤] 2875
Inexperienced, unskilled  嫩 2792
Infant  婴[嬰] 2426
Infantile, childish  稚 3001
Infect, to  传[傳] 620A
Infected by, to be  沾 2698
Infer, to  测[測] 1200
Inferior  劣 2224
Inferior  卑 1598
Inferior  庸 2458
Inferior, poor  差 1061A
Inferior, second-rate  亚[亞] 379
Inferior, to be  逊[遜] 2036
Inflammation  炎 766
Inflate, to  胀[脹] 2393
Inflate, to  膨 2710
Inflexible  僵 2635
Inflexible, restrained  拘 2408
Inflexible, rigid  死 253
Influence  响[響] 809
Influence  影 677
Influential  雄 1394
Inform an inferior, to  谕[諭] 2863
Inform, notify, to  告 591
Inform, to  启[啟] 1660
Information  信 413
Information  讯[訊] 1572
Infringe, intrude, to  侵 1427
Ingenious  巧 1554
Inhabit, to  栖[棲] 2755
Inhale, to  吸 1266
Inherit, to  嗣 2977
Inherit, to  承 965
Inherit, to  遗[遺] 1230
Inhuman, savage  惨[慘] 1877
Initially  初 996
Initiate, instigate, to  倡 2494
Injection  针[針] 1452
Injure, harm, to  损[損] 1253
Injure, to  伤[傷] 989
Injure, to  残[殘] 1484
Injury, wound  伤[傷] 989
Injustice  冤 2693
Ink, black ink  墨 1835
In-laws  姻 2326
Inlay, embed, to  嵌 3111
Inlet, harbor  澳 1972
Inner feelings  衷 2466
Innings  局 783
Inquire, seek, to  访[訪] 1376
Inquire, to  询[詢] 1966
Insane  疯[瘋] 1898
Inscribe, to  题[題] 468
Inscription  铭[銘] 2372
Insect  昆 1470
Insect  虫[蟲] 230
Insect larvae  肙 2539
Insert, stick in, to  插 1837
Inside  内[內] 24
Inside  里[裡] 246B
Inside story  蕴[蘊] 2918
Insignia  徽 2582
Insignificant  麽[麼] 280B
Insignificant, nothing  蔑 2862
Inspect, examine, to  鉴[鑒] 1999
Inspect, to  察 885
Inspect, to  检[檢] 1060
Inspect, to  稽 2721A
Inspect, to  视[視] 732
Inspire confidence, to  孚 1803
Install, to  安 490
Install, to  置 1006
Install, to  装 758
Install, to  设[設] 584
Instant, split second  刹[剎] 2556A
Instigate, to  挑 1649B
Institute, college  院 626
Instruct, order, to  谕[諭] 2863
Instruct, tell, to  吩 2604
Instruct, to  咐 2403
Instruction, order  嘱[囑] 2465
Instrument, apparatus  仪[儀] 1622
Insult, bully, to  凌 2068
Insult, humiliate, to  辱 2228
Insult, to  侮 2904
Insure, guarantee, to  保 540
Intelligence agent, spy  谍[諜] 2688
Intelligent  聪[聰] 2009
Intense cold  凄 2654
Intense, severe  剧[劇] 1252
Intention  意 339
Intention  衷 2466
Intercalary  闰[閏] 1712
Intercept, to  邀 2184
Interest  兴[興] 841A
Interest, to  趣 1406
Interesting  劲[勁] 1701A
Interesting  趣 1406
Interior  内[內] 24
Interjection used in questioning  嗯 2358
Interlace, intersect, to  叉 2535A
Intermediary  媒 1849
Internal organs  脏[臟] 1979B
Interpret, to  译[譯] 1531
Interrogate, to  讯[訊] 1572
Interrogation, surprise, admiration  乎 751
Interrogative particle  吗[嗎] 748B
Interrogative suffix  么[麼] 280A
Interrogatory particle  哉 3039
Interrupt, to  插 1837
Intersect, to  交 604
Interstice, interval  间[間] 372B
Intestines  肠[腸] 2241
Intimate  亲[親] 398
Intimate  密 913
Intimidate, threaten, to  吓[嚇] 1807
Intoxicated  醉 2111
Intrepid, valiant  彪 2702
Introduce object of main verb  将[將] 370A
Introduce, to  介 563
Introduce, to  倡 2494
Introduce, to  绍[紹] 1568
Introspective, to be  省 995B
Inundate, to  滔 3041
Inundate, to  滥[濫] 2586
Inundate, to  漫 1797
Inundation  滕 2506
Invade, to  侵 1427
Invade, to  寇 2854
Invader  寇 2854
Investigate, check, to  稽 2721A
Investigate, survey to  勘 2871
Investigate, to  伺 3062B
Investigate, to  侦[偵] 1822
Investigate, to  查 752
Investigate, to  究 725
Invite, request, to  将[將] 370C
Invite, request, to  邀 2184
Invite, to  请[請] 716
Involve, concern, to  涉 1573
Involve, implicate, to  牵[牽] 2020
Iota  厘[釐] 2568
Iris flower  芝 2460
Iron  铁[鐵] 1117
Irrigate, to  沃 2136
Irrigate, to  灌 2387
Irrigation ditch  圳 2447
Irritable  躁 2745
Irritate, to  刺 1398
Irritated  急 985
Irritating, annoying  恼[惱] 2044
Islam  回 410
Island  屿[嶼] 2920
Island  岛[島] 1136
Islet  屿[嶼] 2920
Isn’t?  岂[豈] 1790
Isolated  孤 1677
Issue of a periodical  期 520A
Issue, proclaim, to  颁[頒] 2622
Issue, to  发[發] 239A
It  它 98
It  牠 97
Itch, to  痒[癢] 2930
Item  项[項] 892
Item, article  条[條] 464
Items  桩[樁] 2783
Its  厥 3036
Ivory  牙 1121
–ize, -ization  化 415A

 

J
Jade  玉 21
Jade tablet  圭 1102
Jade-like stone  瑰 2784
Jail  牢 2035
Jail  狱[獄] 1942
Jam, wedge, to  卡 1047B
Jar  壶[壺] 2811
Jar  缸 3097
Jar, jug  罐 2705
Jasmine  莉 2204
Jasper  碧 2474
Jaw  呙[咼] 210
Jaws of life * 341
Jealous, to be  嫉 2975
Jealous, to be  妒 2882
Jealous, to be  忌 2242
Jealousy  嫉 2975
Jeer, to  哄 2806C
Jesse James *  㐫 712
Jester hat * 141
Jesus  稣[穌] 911
Jesus  耶 910
Jewish  犹[猶] 1562
Jin dynasty  晋[晉] 1990
Job, post  职[職] 938
Join in marriage, to  配 1066
Join in the singing, to  和 148B
Join together, to  属[屬] 931B
Join together, to  拼 2151
Join, attach, to  搭 2171
Join, attend, to  参[參] 818A
Join, connect, to  连[連] 689
Join, merge, to  并[併] 380B
Join, to  合 409
Join, to  联[聯] 646
Joint, node  节[節] 826
Joke  戏[戲] 1372
Joke, kid, to  谐[諧] 2711
Jolt, to  颠[顛] 2443
Jostle, to  挤[擠] 2003
Journey  程 598
Journey  途 1425
Journey, trip  征 1067A
Joy  禧 2395
Joyous, happy  欢[歡] 1014
Judea  犹[猶] 1562
Judge, appraise, to  评[評] 1144
Judge, sentence, to  判 1049
Juice  汁 2830
Jujube  枣[棗] 3131
Jump, bounce, to  蹦 3119
Jump, hop, to  跳 1343
Jump, leap, to  纵[縱] 1570
Jump, leap, to  跃[躍] 1864
Jumping sheep *  羊 37
Just  就 175
Just before  凌 2068
Just like, as if  宛 2258
Just now  刚[剛] 944
Just now  恰 1648
Just now  才 84
Just now, only then  甫 1290
Just, fair  允 715
Just, tentatively  聊 2251
Justice  义[義] 460

 

 

K
Katyusha  莎 2435
Keen  敏 1636
Keep away, to  辟 1335A
Keep in the mouth, to  含 1280
Keep somebody company, to  陪 2005
Keep up, to  撑[撐] 2492
Keep watch on, to  监[監] 1175A
Keep watch, to  守 1133
Keep, preserve, to  留 873
Kernel, nut  仁 1703
Kettle, pot  壶[壺] 2811
Key  匙 2769B
Key  钥[鑰] 2772
Key (abstract)  键[鍵] 1813
Key (lit./fig.)  钥[鑰] 2772
Key (piano, computer)  键[鍵] 1813
Key point  关[關] 363
Khanate  汗 1833B
Kick  脚[腳] 1126A
Kick, to  踢 2738
Kid, fawn  羔 2643
Kidnap, to  拐 2536
Kidnap, to  绑[綁] 2716
Kidney  肾[腎] 2662
Kill, massacre, to  虔 3112
Kill, to  刘[劉] 1084
Kill, to  害 900
Kill, to  杀[殺] 907
Kill, to  毙[斃] 2824
Kiln  窑[窯] 2644
Kilt * 236
Kin, relative  戚 2620
Kind, affable  祥 2014
Kind, benevolent  惠 1872
Kind, magnanimous  厚 1569
Kind, sort  色 586A
Kind, sort, class  般 952
Kind, type  种[種] 263A
Kind, type, class  类[類] 592
Kindness  恩 1224
King  王 19
King (chess piece)  将[將] 370B
King of hell  阎[閻] 2766
Kingfisher  翠 2486
Kinky, obscene  淫 2602
Kiosk, stand  亭 1021
Kiss, to  吻 2290
Kitchen  厨[廚] 2441
Kitchen range  灶 2976
Knead, rub, to  揉 3098
Knead, to  和 148C
Knead, to  捏 2765
Knee  膝 2612
Kneel down, to  跪 2437
Knife  刀 109
Knit, to *  䜌 478
Knob, handle  钮[鈕] 2970
Knock against, hit, to  触[觸] 1541
Knock against, to  碰 1715
Knock, to  敲 2069
Knot  扎 1757B
Knot, button  扣 1971
Knot, node  结[結] 494A
Know, to  悉 1775
Know, to  懂 1545
Know, to  晓[曉] 1700
Know, to  知 360
Know, to  认[認] 463
Know, to  识[識] 631
Knowledge  智 1223
Knowledge  识[識] 631
Knowledge, information  知 360
Korea  韩[韓] 1556
Korea  鲜[鮮] 1306B
Kowtow, to  稽 2721B
Kudzu vine  葛 2240
Kunlun mountains  昆 1470

 

Chinese Blockbuster Index, IJK