利息

利息 lìxī

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利息 lìxī Meaning

Learn the Pinyin Pronunciation and 3 English Translations of the word 利息 lìxī .

Pīnyīn Pronunciation
lìxī | li4 xi1
English translation
interest (on a loan)
CL:
>[bǐ]

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Traditional form

利息 lìxī

Part of speech

Noun / 名词 míng cí Míngcí
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Etymology of 利息 lìxī

Familiarize yourself with the origin and historical aspects of the Chinese word 利息 lìxī .

Type

ideographic

Explanation

Depicts harvesting grain () with a blade ( dāo ). Harvest was the main source of profit in agricultural societies.

Positional decomposition

禾刂

Number of Strokes

7

Type

ideographic

Explanation

Pictograph of air going into the nose (). The lines representing breath were later reanalyzed as xīn (heart).

Positional decomposition

自心

Number of Strokes

10

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Example sentences using 利息 lìxī

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五分 de 利息 lìxī jiè 线 xiàn .

He lent me the money as 5 percent interest.

那个 nà ge fàng Gāo 利贷 zhě yòng Gāo 利息 lìxī de Qián 全部 quánbù zhà guāng le .

The moneylender has been bleeding me white with high rate of interest.

Gāo 利贷 de 利息 lìxī 惊人 jīng rén Gāo .

The interest of usury is unfairly high.

利息 lìxī de 长期 cháng qī 贷款 dàikuǎn duì 小型 xiǎo xíng 企业 qǐyè huì yǒu 帮助 bāngzhù .

The availability of cheap long - term credit would help small business.

要是 yàoshi 愿意 yuànyì 每年 měi nián 可以 kěyǐ jǐn 支取 zhī qǔ 利息 lìxī

You can just take out the interest each year, if you choose.

利息 lìxī Decomposition

See the 6 Chinese characters that make up 利息 lìxī and their own compounds.

利息 lìxī Compounds

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