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I understand or recollect that shi-is the English spelling of the Japanese six. shi-shi is the spelling of seven

March 29, 2018

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Pretty close, but not quite.

Four - SHI or YON (preferred)

Five - GO

Six - ROKU

Seven - SHICHI or NANA (preferred)

SHI and SHICHI are not used as often as the other reading. Although you would use those readings for somethings, like the words for April (SHIGATSU) and July (SHICHIGATSU).

March 29, 2018

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Again, thank you. You are correct. YOKU DEKIMASHITA

March 30, 2018

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四 (shi or yon), is four. Sichi 七 is seven.

March 29, 2018
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