羡慕

羡慕 xiànmù

羡慕 xiànmù Meaning

Learn the Pinyin Pronunciation and 2 English Translations of the word 羡慕 xiànmù .

Pīnyīn Pronunciation
xiànmù | xian4 mu4
English translation
to envy
to admire

Learn the Chinese word 羡慕 xiànmù in 7 easy steps:

About 羡慕 xiànmù

Read some general information about the Chinese word 羡慕 xiànmù .

Traditional form

羨慕

Part of speech

Verb / 动词 dòng cí Dòngcí
Spread the word

Mandarin Temple

Come for Peace. Stay for Wisdom.

Etymology of 羡慕 xiànmù

Familiarize yourself with the origin and historical aspects of the Chinese word 羡慕 xiànmù .

xiàn

Type

ideographic

Positional decomposition

羊次

Number of Strokes

12

Type

pictophonetic

Explanation

Phonosemantic compound. represents the meaning and represents the sound.

Phonetic compound

Semantic compound

Positional decomposition

莫⺗

Number of Strokes

14

Write it!

Practice your Chinese writing skills and learn precisely where and when to draw every stroke of the
Chinese word 羡慕 xiànmù .
     Press the Show Strokes button to see the strokes and their order and hit Start Drawing when you are
ready to practice writing it yourself.

Example sentences using 羡慕 xiànmù

Broaden your vocabulary by interacting with 5 audio-assisted sentences using the Chinese word 羡慕 xiànmù in different contexts.

当然 dāngrán , 羡慕 xiànmù 嫉妒 jídù shì 少不了 shǎo bu liǎo de , 人之常情 rén zhī cháng qíng ma .

Jealousy, naturally , will come with admiration. For that's the way things are.

他们 tā men de 收入 shōurù 生活 shēnghuó 方式 fāngshì 会令很多 rén dōu 羡慕 xiànmù 不已 bù yǐ

They enjoyed an income and lifestyle that many people would envy.

伊娃 Yī wá de 声音 shēngyīn 可能 kěnéng huì yǒu 一丝羡慕 xiànmù

Could there have been a slight tinge of envy in Eva's voice?

也许 yěxǔ shì 羡慕 xiànmù dàn 认为 rènwéi gēng duō de shì 嫉妒 jídù

Maybe there is jealousy, but I think the envy is more powerful.

英国 Yīng guó 妇女 fùnǚ de 乳腺癌 rǔ xiàn aí 患病率 hěn 着实 zhuó shí 令人羡慕

Britain has an enviable record on breast screening for cancer.

羡慕 xiànmù Decomposition

See the 6 Chinese characters that make up 羡慕 xiànmù and their own compounds.

羡慕 xiànmù Compounds

See all Chinese words that contain the characters that make up the word 羡慕 xiànmù in their composition.

Recommended Books for Learning Mandarin Chinese

AMAZON BOOKSHELF

AMAZON BOOKSHELF

A Boy and his Dragon

Once upon a time, a Little Boy was living in a village near the woods. One day, a Dragon came out of the cave secluded in the middle of the forest and began to relentlessly follow the Little Boy, always breathing on the back of his neck, burning the young boy at his slightest misstep.

The child received refuge in an old Temple where there were no mirrors allowed, and it was forbidden to speak of life before entering the sanctum. Ancient books, hidden rooms with unimaginable treasures and beauty beyond comprehension, became part of the boy’s new life.

Time went by until, one day, the now old young boy accidentally glimpses his own reflection in a pond. The Dragon smiled back.

Come for Knowledge. Stay for Wisdom.

Copyright © 2022 Mandarin Temple. All rights reserved.

Scroll to Top