Associations to the word «Ji»


JI, proper noun. (historical) An ancient settlement in northeastern China within modern Beijing
JI, proper noun. (historical) The state which it ruled
JI, proper noun. (historical) Yan, a later state and city at the same location

Dictionary definition

JI, noun. A clandestine group of southeast Asian terrorists organized in 1993 and trained by al-Qaeda; supports militant Muslims in Indonesia and the Philippines and has cells in Singapore and Malaysia and Indonesia.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats