to press from either side; to place in between; to sandwich; to carry sth under armpit; wedged between; between; to intersperse; to mix; to mingle; clip; folder; Taiwan pr.

double-layered; lined (garment)

variant of 夾|夹

Taiwan pr. used in 夾生|夹生 and 夾竹桃|夹竹桃

strokes 6
strokes after radical 3
变调夹 變調夾 bian4 diao4 jia1

缠夹 纏夾 chan2 jia1
to annoy; to bother; to harass

缠夹不清 纏夾不清 chan2 jia1 bu4 qing1
to muddle things together (idiom); to bother sb with annoying muddle-headed talk

缠夹二先生 纏夾二先生 chan2 jia1 er4 xian1 sheng5
annoying muddle-headed person who gabbles unintelligibly

弹夹 彈夾 dan4 jia1
ammunition clip; cartridge clip; magazine (for ammunition)

鳄鱼夹 鱷魚夾 e4 yu2 jia1
crocodile clip; spring clip

发夹 髮夾 fa4 jia1
hair clip

防夹 防夾 fang2 jia1
antipinch (e.g. preventing catching fingers in automatic car windows)

夹肢窝 夾肢窩 ga1 zhi5 wo1
armpit; also written 胳肢窩|胳肢窝

夹板 夾板 jia1 ban3
splint; clamp; vise (as torture instrument)

夹层 夾層 jia1 ceng2
interval between two layers; double-layered; mezzanine

夹持 夾持 jia1 chi2
to clamp; tongs

夹带 夾帶 jia1 dai4
to carry within it; to be mixed in; to slip sth in; to intersperse; (hydrology etc) to entrain; to smuggle; notes smuggled into an exam

夹当 夾當 jia1 dang1
crucial moment; critical time

夹当儿 夾當兒 jia1 dang1 er5
erhua variant of 夾當|夹当

夹道 夾道 jia1 dao4
a narrow street (lined with walls); to line the street

夹道欢迎 夾道歡迎 jia1 dao4 huan1 ying2
to line the streets in welcome

夹断 夾斷 jia1 duan4
to nip (i.e. cut short); to pinch off

夹缝 夾縫 jia1 feng4
crack; crevice

夹攻 夾攻 jia1 gong1
attack from two sides; pincer movement; converging attack; attack on a flank; fork in chess, with one piece making two attacks

夹棍 夾棍 jia1 gun4
leg vise (torture instrument)

夹击 夾擊 jia1 ji1
pincer attack; attack from two or more sides; converging attack; attack on a flank; fork in chess, with one piece making two attacks

夹江 夾江 jia1 jiang1
Jiajiang county in Leshan 樂山|乐山, Sichuan

夹江县 夾江縣 jia1 jiang1 xian4
Jiajiang county in Leshan 樂山|乐山, Sichuan

夹角 夾角 jia1 jiao3
angle (between two intersecting lines)

夹紧 夾緊 jia1 jin3
to clamp; to grip

夹具 夾具 jia1 ju4
clamp; fixture (machining)

夹克 夾克 jia1 ke4
jacket (loanword); also pr.

夹盘 夾盤 jia1 pan2
chuck (for a drill etc)

夹批 夾批 jia1 pi1
critical annotations between the lines

夹七夹八 夾七夾八 jia1 qi1 jia1 ba1
completely mixed up; in a muddle

夹起尾巴 夾起尾巴 jia1 qi3 wei3 ba5
to tuck one's tail between one's legs; fig. to back down; in a humiliating situation

夹钳 夾鉗 jia1 qian2

夹塞儿 夾塞兒 jia1 sai1 er5
to cut into a line; queue-jumping

夹山国家森林公园 夾山國家森林公園 jia1 shan1 guo2 jia1 sen1 lin2 gong1 yuan2
Jiashan National Forest Park in Shimen 石門|石门, Changde 常德, Hunan

夹山寺 夾山寺 jia1 shan1 si4
Jiashan Temple, Buddhist temple in Shimen 石门, Changde 常德, Hunan, the purported final home and burial place of late Ming peasant rebel leader Li Zicheng 李自成

夹生 夾生 jia1 sheng1
half-cooked; (fig.) not completely done, solved, developed etc; Taiwan pr.

夹生饭 夾生飯 jia1 sheng1 fan4
half-cooked rice; (fig.) half-finished job that is difficult to complete because it was not done properly in the first instance; Taiwan pr.

夹娃娃 夾娃娃 jia1 wa2 wa5
(coll.) to induce an abortion (Tw)

夹尾巴 夾尾巴 jia1 wei3 ba5
to have one's tail between one's legs

夹馅 夾餡 jia1 xian4
stuffed (of food); with filling

夹心 夾心 jia1 xin1
to fill with stuffing (e.g. in cooking); stuffed

夹心饼干 夾心餅乾 jia1 xin1 bing3 gan1
sandwich cookie; (jocularly) sb who is caught between two opposing parties; sb who is between the hammer and the anvil

夹杂 夾雜 jia1 za2
to mix together (disparate substances); to mingle; a mix; to be tangled up with

夹竹桃 夾竹桃 jia1 zhu2 tao2
oleander (Nerium indicum); Taiwan pr.

夹子 夾子 jia1 zi5
clip; clamp; tongs; folder; wallet

夹袄 夾襖 jia2 ao3
lined jacket; double layered jacket

夹脚拖鞋 夾腳拖鞋 jia2 jiao3 tuo1 xie2

贾夹威德 賈夾威德 jia3 jia1 wei1 de2
Janjaweed (armed Baggara herders used by the Sudanese government against Darfur rebels)

晾衣夹 晾衣夾 liang4 yi1 jia1
clothes pin

皮夹 皮夾 pi2 jia1
wallet; Taiwan pr.

钱夹 錢夾 qian2 jia1
wallet; Taiwan pr.

肉夹馍 肉夾饃 rou4 jia1 mo2
lit. meat wedged in steamed bun; "Chinese burger"; sliced meat sandwich popular in north China

收藏夹 收藏夾 shou1 cang2 jia1
favorites folder (web browser)

受夹板气 受夾板氣 shou4 jia1 ban3 qi4
to be attacked by both sides in a quarrel; to be caught in the crossfire

双人包夹 雙人包夾 shuang1 ren2 bao1 jia1
double team (sports)

文件夹 文件夾 wen2 jian4 jia1
folder; file (paper)

衣夹 衣夾 yi1 jia1
clothespin; clothes peg

雨夹雪 雨夾雪 yu3 jia1 xue3
sleet; mixture of snow and rain

纸夹 紙夾 zhi3 jia1

资料夹 資料夾 zi1 liao4 jia1
(file) folder