Dictionary content from CC-CEDICT Simple English to Chinese dictionary


handwriting
Auto complete input: off | on
Did you mean: fee, foe, fuhe, fi, fief, fe, fifa, fava, fuye, feiye ?

100 results on this page.

close
Display Settings
Mandarin pronunciation:  pin1yin1 | pīn​yīn​ | ㄅㄆㄇㄈ
Mandarin tone colors:  off | āáǎàa | āáǎàa
Mandarin syllables:  no spaces | space separated
HSK levels:  hide | show
Chinese font size:  small | large
Show pronunciation:  always | on mouse over
below 汉字 | above 汉字 | right of 汉字
Character dictionary only
Cantonese pronunciation:  hide | Yale | Jyutping
Yale Cantonese:  a5 | áh
Cangjie:  hide | letters | 汉字
Four corner codes:  hide | show
Simplified
Pīnyīn
English Definition Add a new word to the dictionary Traditional
HSK
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *公* | 公* | *公
public / collectively owned / common / international (e.g. high seas, metric system, calendar) / make public / fair / just / Duke, highest of five orders of nobility 五等爵位 / honorable (gentlemen) / father-in-law / male (animal)
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *更* | 更* | *更
to change or replace / to experience / one of the five two-hour periods into which the night was formerly divided / watch (e.g. of a sentry or guard)
HSK 3
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *五* | 五* | *五
five / 5
HSK 1
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *子* | 子* | *子
son / child / seed / egg / small thing / 1st earthly branch: 11 p.m.-1 a.m., midnight, 11th solar month (7th December to 5th January), year of the Rat / Viscount, fourth of five orders of nobility 五等爵位 / ancient Chinese compass point: 0° (north)
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *男* | 男* | *男
male / Baron, lowest of five orders of nobility 五等爵位 / CL: 個|个
HSK 2
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *筑* | 筑* | *筑
five-string lute / Taiwan pr. [zhu2]
abbr. of 五筆字型|五笔字型, five stroke input method for Chinese characters by numbered strokes, invented by Wang Yongmin 王永民 in 1983
metal hardware (nuts and bolts) / the five metals: gold, silver, copper, iron and tin 金銀銅鐵錫|金银铜铁锡
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *伯* | 伯* | *伯
father's elder brother / senior / paternal elder uncle / eldest of brothers / respectful form of address / Count, third of five orders of nobility 五等爵位
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *侯* | 侯* | *侯
marquis, second of the five orders of ancient Chinese nobility 五等爵位 / nobleman or high official
Mt Tai in Shandong, eastern of the Five Sacred Mountains 五嶽|五岳
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *凉* | 凉* | *凉
the five Liang of the Sixteen Kingdoms, namely: Former Liang 前涼|前凉 (314-376), Later Liang 後涼|后凉 (386-403), Northern Liang 北涼|北凉 (398-439), Southern Liang 南涼|南凉 (397-414), Western Liang 西涼|西凉 (400-421)
the five visible planets, namely: Mercury 水星, Venus 金星, Mars 火星, Jupiter 木星, Saturn 土星
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *伍* | 伍* | *伍
squad of five soldiers / to associate with / five (banker's anti-fraud numeral)
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *尧* | 尧* | *尧
surname Yao / Yao or Tang Yao (c. 2200 BC), one of Five legendary Emperors 五帝, second son of Di Ku 帝嚳|帝喾
Mt Hua in Shaanxi, westmost of the Five Sacred Mountains 五嶽|五岳
south of the five ranges / old term for south China, esp. Guangdong and Guangxi
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *候* | 候* | *候
to wait / to inquire after / to watch / season / climate / (old) period of five days
national general congress / Communist party national congress, in recent times every five years
Mt Heng in Hunan, southern of the Five Sacred Mountains 五嶽|五岳 / Hengshan county in Hengyang 衡陽|衡阳, Hunan
five-star (hotel)
five rings / pentacyclic (chemistry)
red star / five pointed star as symbol or communism or proletariat / hot film star
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *箫* | 箫* | *箫
xiao, a free reed mouth organ with five or more pipes blown from the bottom / same as 排簫|排箫 / also translated as pan pipes
five crops, e.g. millet , soybean , sesame , barley 麥|麦, rice or other variants / all crops / all grains / oats, peas, beans and barley
Shijing, the Book of Songs, early collection of Chinese poems and one of the Five Classics of Confucianism 五經|五经
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *甸* | 甸* | *甸
suburbs or outskirts / one of the five degrees of official mourning attire in dynastic China / official in charge of fields (old)
five phases of Chinese philosophy: wood , fire , earth , metal , water
five sense organs of TCM (nose, eyes, lips, tongue, ears 鼻目口舌耳) / facial features
five (main) colors (white, black, red, yellow, and blue) / multicolored
five stroke input method for Chinese characters by numbered strokes, invented by Wang Yongmin 王永民 in 1983
five continents / the world
third of the five night watch periods 23:00-01:00 (old) / midnight / also pr. [san1 jin1]
Mt Song in Henan, central of the Five Sacred Mountains 五嶽|五岳
joined as a string of pearls / in rapid succession / alignment / Renju, a Japanese game, also called Gomoku or five-in-a-row
Wuliangye liquor / Five Grain liquor
five-starred red flag (PRC national flag)
first of the five night watch periods 19:00-21:00 (old)
umami, one of the five basic tastes (cookery)
five viscera of TCM, namely: heart , liver , spleen , lungs and kidneys 腎|肾
fifth of the five night watch periods 03:00-05:00 (old)
second of the five night watch periods 21:00-23:00 (old)
Hai He (a system of five waterways around Tianjin, flowing into Bohai 渤海 at Dagukou 大沽口)
Mt Tai 泰山 in Shandong, one of the Five Sacred Mountains 五嶽|五岳
five-stroke code, Chinese character input method
five constant virtues of Confucianism, namely: benevolence , righteousness 義|义, propriety 禮|礼, wisdom and fidelity / five cardinal relationships of Confucianism (between ruler and subject, father and son, husband and wife, brothers, friends) / five phases of Chinese philosophy: water , fire , wood , metal , earth
several / three or five
to round up to the nearest integer / to discard four, but treat five as whole (of decimal points)
Mt Heng in Shanxi, northern of the Five Sacred Mountains 五嶽|五岳 / Hengshan district of Jixi city 雞西|鸡西, Heilongjiang
Nanyue district of Hengyang city 衡陽市|衡阳市, Hunan / Mt Heng 衡山 in Hunan, one of the Five Sacred Mountains 五嶽|五岳
the Five Aggregates (from Sanskrit "skandha") (Buddhism)
Five Dynasties (907-960) and Ten Kingdoms (902-979), period of political turmoil in ancient China
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *斛* | 斛* | *斛
ancient measuring vessel / fifty liters / dry measure for grain equal to five dou 五斗 (before Tang, ten pecks)
Five Sacred Mountains of the Daoists, namely: Mt Tai 泰山 in Shandong, Mt Hua 華山|华山 in Shaanxi, Mt Heng 衡山 in Hunan, Mt Heng 恆山|恒山 in Shanxi, Mt Song 嵩山 in Henan
five spice seasoned / incorporating the five basic flavors of Chinese cooking (sweet, sour, bitter, savory, salty)
Sun Yat-sen's Five-power constitution of Republic of China, then of Taiwan / The five courts or are 行政院 Executive yuan, 立法院 Legislative yuan, 司法院 Judicial yuan, 考試院|考试院 Examination yuan, 監察院|监察院 Control yuan
same as 舊唐書|旧唐书, History of the Early Tang Dynasty, sixteenth of the 24 dynastic histories 二十四史, compiled under Liu Xu 劉昫|刘昫 in 945 during Later Jin 後晉|后晋 of the Five Dynasties, 200 scrolls
five viscera and six bowels (TCM)
Li Yu (c. 937-978), given name of the final ruler of Tang of the Five Southern dynasties Li Houzhu 李後主|李后主, a renowned poet
sense organs / the five senses
acupuncture point (any point on any meridian) / category of 12 specific acupuncture points near the wrist or ankle, each lying on a different meridian (one of five categories collectively termed 五輸穴|五输穴)
the Five Classics of Confucianism, namely: the Book of Songs 詩經|诗经, the Book of History 書經|书经, the Classic of Rites 禮記|礼记, the Book of Changes 易經|易经, and the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋
Tang of the Five Southern Dynasties 937-975
lit. (may the) five blessings descend upon this home (namely: longevity, wealth, health, virtue, and a natural death) / (an auspicious saying for the Lunar New Year)
function / capability / sense (i.e. the five senses of sight 視|视, hearing 聽|听, smell , taste and touch 觸|触) / faculty (i.e. specific ability)
Five Emperors from legendary times / possibly tribal leaders before the historiographers got working on them / usually taken to be the Yellow Emperor 黃帝|黄帝 and four of his sons Zhuan Xu 顓頊|颛顼, Di Ku 帝嚳|帝喾, Tang Yao 唐堯|唐尧, Yu Shun 虞舜
fourth of the five night watch periods 01:00-03:00 (old)
to clap one's hands / to clap each other's hands / high five
Liu Bei's five great generals in Romance of the Three Kingdoms, namely: Guan Yu 關羽|关羽, Zhang Fei 張飛|张飞, Zhao Yun 趙雲|赵云, Ma Chao 馬超|马超, Huang Zhong 黃忠|黄忠
Five-Year Plan
lit. count by fives and tens (idiom); to narrate systematically and in full detail
King Zhuang of Chu (reigned 613-591 BC), one of the Five Hegemons 春秋五霸
History of the Early Tang Dynasty, sixteenth of the 24 dynastic histories 二十四史, compiled under Liu Xu 劉昫|刘昫 in 945 during Later Jin 後晉|后晋 of the Five Dynasties, 200 scrolls
the Book of History, one of the Five Classics of Confucianism 五經|五经, a compendium of documents which make up the oldest extant texts of Chinese history, from legendary times down to the time of Confucius, also known as 尚書經|尚书经, 尚書|尚书, 書|书
(poker) show hand (loanword) / five-card stud
infantile convulsion (illness affecting children esp. under the age of five, marked by muscular spasms)
bottom bracket shell (in a bicycle frame) / (Buddhism) the five supernatural powers (abbr. for 五神通)
Zhang Pu (1602-1641), Ming dynasty scholar and prolific writer, proponent of 複社|复社 cultural renewal movement, author of Five tombstone inscriptions 五人墓碑記|五人墓碑记
the five ranges separating Hunan and Jiangxi from south China, esp. Guangdong and Guangxi, namely: Dayu 大庾嶺|大庾岭, Dupang 都龐嶺|都庞岭, Qitian 騎田嶺|骑田岭, Mengzhu 萌渚嶺|萌渚岭 and Yuecheng 越城嶺|越城岭
five degrees / fifth (basic musical interval, doh to soh)
Sixteen Kingdoms of Five non-Han people (ruling most of China 304-439) / also written 五胡十六國|五胡十六国
Zhuan Xu, one of the Five Legendary Emperors 五帝, grandson of the Yellow Emperor 黃帝|黄帝, trad. reigned 2513-2435 BC
Mt Song 嵩山 in Henan, one of the Five Sacred Mountains 五嶽|五岳
another name for Mt Tai 泰山 in Shandong as principal or ancestor of the Five Sacred Mountains 五嶽|五岳 / Mt Tai as resting place for departed souls
Later Zhou of the Five Dynasties (951-960), centered on Shandong and Hebei, with capital at Kaifeng 开封
Wang code, same as 五筆字型|五笔字型, five stroke input method for Chinese characters by numbered strokes, invented by Wang Yongmin 王永民 in 1983
the five impurities (Buddhism)
Later Han or Eastern Han dynasty (25-220) / Later Han of the Five Dynasties (947-950)
pentose (CH2O)5, monosaccharide with five carbon atoms, such as ribose 核糖
Mt Hua 華山|华山 in Shaanxi, one of the Five Sacred Mountains 五嶽|五岳
five notes of pentatonic scale, roughly do, re, mi, sol, la / five classes of initial consonants of Chinese phonetics, namely: 喉音, 牙音, 舌音, 齒音|齿音, 唇音
King Gou Jian of Yue (c. 470 BC), sometimes considered one of the Five Hegemons 春秋五霸
Duke Huan of Qi (reigned 685-643 BC), one of the Five Hegemons 春秋五霸
King Gou Jian of Yue (c. 470 BC), sometimes considered one of the Five Hegemons 春秋五霸
Later Tang of the Five Dynasties (923-936)
the Five Hegemons of the Spring and Autumn Period 春秋
Later Liang of the Five Dynasties (907-923)
lit. to cross five passes and slay six generals (idiom) / fig. to surmount all difficulties (on the way to success)
Sanxia wuyi (lit. Three knight-errants and five righteous one), novel edited from stories of late Qing dynasty pinghua 評話|评话 master storyteller Shi Yukun 石玉昆
Yao or Tang Yao (c. 2200 BC), one of Five legendary Emperors 五帝, second son of Di Ku 帝嚳|帝喾

More results available:



Tip: Do you own / maintain a website? Consider linking to us! Check out the information about linking and logos.
top
© 2018 MDBG Made in Holland
Automated or scripted access is prohibited
Privacy and cookies