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Shuǐ

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Shuǐ Meaning

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Pīnyīn Pronunciation
Shuǐ | Shui3
English translation
surname Shui
water
river
liquid
beverage
additional charges or income
(of clothes) classifier for number of washes
water, liquid, lotion, juice

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About Shuǐ

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Number of strokes

4

Radical frequency

1595

Traditional form

Shuǐ

Contains the radical

Shuǐ

Part of speech

Noun / 名词 míng cí Míngcí

Learning hint

A river running between two banks; compare  Chuān

Etymology of Shuǐ

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Type

pictographic

Positional decomposition

jué

Explanation

Pictograph of a river.

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Example sentences using Shuǐ

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水手 shuǐ shǒu men 知道 zhīdào 怎样 zěn yàng tiáo shéng 利落 lì luo de chán hǎo .

Sailors know how to wind up a long rope neatly.

他们 tā men gěi 盐水 Yán shuǐ hǎo ràng 她吐出 lái .

They gave her salty water to make her vomit.

这种 zhè zhǒng 水果刀 shuǐ guǒ dāo xiāo píng guǒ hěn hǎo yòng .

These fruit knives are very good for stripping apple skins off.

zhè sōu chuán 到四月 fèn jiāng zào hǎo 下水 xià shuǐ .

The ship will be completed for sea by April.

如果 rúguǒ chuán 板接 féng 漏水 lòu shuǐ jiù 一定 yīdìng yāo 填补 tián bǔ hǎo .

The seams of the boat must be filled in if they leak.

Words with Shuǐ

Explore 25 words and sayings that include the Chinese character Shuǐ in their composition.

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FrequencySimplifiedMeaningTraditional
Shuǐ water Shuǐ
水平 shuǐpíng standard水平 shuǐpíng
水果 shuǐguǒ fruit水果 shuǐguǒ
薪水 xīnshuǐ salary薪水 xīnshuǐ
香水 xiāng shuǐ perfume香水 xiāng shuǐ
水泥 shuǐní cement水泥 shuǐní
水晶 shuǐ jīng crystal水晶 shuǐ jīng
潜水 qiánshuǐ to dive潛水
热水 rè shuǐ hot water熱水
水面 shuǐ miàn water surface水面 shuǐ miàn
水管 shuǐ guǎn water pipe水管 shuǐ guǎn
水准 shuǐ zhǔn standard水準
污水 wū shuǐ sewage污水 wū shuǐ
水手 shuǐ shǒu mariner水手 shuǐ shǒu
泪水 lèi shuǐ teardrop淚水
洪水 hóngshuǐ deluge洪水 hóngshuǐ
下水道 xià shuǐ dào sewer下水道 xià shuǐ dào
水库 shuǐ kù reservoir水庫
口水 kǒu shuǐ saliva口水 kǒu shuǐ
海水 hǎi shuǐ seawater海水 hǎi shuǐ
水分 shuǐ fèn padding水分 shuǐ fèn
汽水 qì shuǐ soda汽水 qì shuǐ
水上 Shuǐ shàng on water水上 Shuǐ shàng
水利 shuǐlì water conservancy水利 shuǐlì
陈水扁 Chén Shuǐ biǎn Chen Shui-Bian (1950-), Taiwanese DPP 民進黨|民进党 Mín jìn dǎng politician, president of the Republic of China 2000-2008陳水扁

Shuǐ Decomposition & Compounds

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Shuǐ Compounds

See all 151 Chinese words that contain the character Shuǐ in their composition.

  • Shuǐ
    • yǒng
      • qiú
        • qiú , jiù , qiú , qiú , qiú , qiú , Qiú , 絿 qiú , qiú , qiú , , , , , , , , , , ,
      • yàng
      • yǒng , mài , yǒng , chǎng , , , , , yǒng
      • 绿, bāo , liù , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
    • bīng
    • 尿 niào
    • quán
      • xiàn , xún , quán , , , , , xiàn , , , , ,
    • bèng
    • gǒng
      • , , hòng
      • , , , , , ,
    • tǔn
        • , , , ,
      • shǔ
        • nián , chī , ,
    • cuān
    • zhěng
    • xíng
    • jiāng , dàng , yàng , dàng , , yuān , miǎo , , jiǒng , xx , , xíng , mài , yǐng , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 漿 jiāng , , , , , pīng , , , ,
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