HSK Vocabulary - HANYU.CO HANYU.CO Mandarin Chinese





Level 1 Vocabulary
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Simplified Traditional Pinyin English Reading Listening
爱 
愛 
love, affection - -
八 
八 
eight, 8 - -
爸爸 
爸爸 
bà bà father, dad - -
北京 
北京 
běi jīng Beijing - -
杯子 
杯子 
bēi zi cup, glass - -
本 
本 
běn (measure word for books, magazines, etc) - -
不 
不 
not, no, (negative prefix) - -
不客气 
不客氣 
bù kè qi you are welcome, don't mention it - -
菜 
菜 
cài vegetable, dish - -
茶 
茶 
chá tea - -
吃 
吃 
chī to eat - -
出租车 
出租車 
chū zū chē taxi - -
大 
大 
big, large, huge, great - -
打电话 
打電話 
dǎ diàn huà to make a phone call - -
的 
的 
de (possessive) - -
点 
點 
dian point, drop, dot, speck, (measure word) a little, a bit, some - -
点 
點 
diǎn o'clock - -
电脑 
電腦 
diàn nǎo computer - -
电视 
電視 
diàn shì television - -
电影 
電影 
diàn yǐng movie, film - -
东西 
東西 
dōng xi thing, object, stuff - -
都 
都 
dōu all, both - -
都 
都 
dōu already - -
读 
讀 
read - -
对不起 
對不起 
duì bu qǐ I'm sorry, excuse me - -
多 
多 
duō a lot, many, much, more - -
多少 
多少 
duō shǎo how much, how many - -
多少 
多少 
duō shǎo what number - -
二 
二 
èr two, 2 - -
儿子 
兒子 
ér zi son - -
饭店 
飯店 
fàn diàn restaurant, hotel - -
飞机 
飛機 
fēi jī airplane - -
分钟 
分鐘 
fēn zhōng minute - -
高兴 
高興 
gāo xìng happy, glad - -
个 
個 
(measure word) - -
工作 
工作 
gōng zuò job, work - -
狗 
狗 
gǒu dog - -
汉语 
漢語 
hàn yǔ Chinese language - -
号 
號 
hào ordinal number, day of month - -
好 
好 
hǎo good, nice, okay, proper - -
和 
咊 
and, with - -
喝 
喝 
to drink - -
很 
很 
hěn very - -
后面 
後面 
hòu mian back, rear, behind - -
回 
回 
huí to go back - -
会 
會 
huì will, can, be able to - -
几 
几 
how many, how much - -
家 
傢 
jiā home, family, household, business (classifier), specialist in a certain field (art) - -
叫 
叫 
jiào to be called - -
今天 
今天 
jīn tiān today - -
九 
九 
jiǔ nine, 9 - -
开 
開 
kāi to drive, start, turn on, to open, to set out, move - -
看 
看 
kàn to look, watch, read, see - -
看见 
看見 
kàn jiàn to see - -
块 
塊 
kuài yuan (colloquial for dollar) - -
来 
來 
lái to come, to arrive - -
老师 
老師 
lǎo shī teacher - -
了 
了 
le (indicates a completed action; used at the end of a sentence) - -
冷 
冷 
lěng cold - -
里 
裏 
inside - -
六 
六 
liù six, 6 - -
吗 
嗎 
ma (used at the end of a sentence to indicate a question) - -
妈妈 
媽媽 
mā mā mother, mom - -
买 
買 
mǎi to buy, purchase - -
猫 
貓 
māo cat - -
没关系 
沒關係 
méi guān xi that's all right, it's ok, it doesn't matter - -
没有 
沒有 
méi yǒu to not have - -
米饭 
米飯 
mǐ fàn cooked rice - -
明天 
明天 
míng tiān tomorrow - -
名字 
名字 
míng zi name - -
哪 
哪 
na which, what, where, how - -
那 
那 
that, there - -
哪儿 
哪兒 
nǎ r where - -
呢 
呢 
ne (indicates a contextual question, used at the end of a rhetorical question, at the end of a special alternative) - -
能 
能 
néng to be able to, capable, may - -
你 
你 
you - -
年 
年 
nián year - -
女儿 
女兒 
nǚ'ér daughter - -
朋友 
朋友 
péng you friend - -
漂亮 
漂亮 
piào liang pretty, beautiful - -
苹果 
蘋果 
píng guǒ apple - -
七 
七 
seven, 7 - -
钱 
錢 
qián money - -
前面 
前面 
qián miàn before, in front, ahead - -
请 
請 
qǐng please - -
去 
去 
to go - -
热 
熱 
hot - -
人 
人 
rén man, person - -
认识 
認識 
rèn shi to know, recognize, get acquainted, to meet - -
三 
三 
sān three, 3 - -
上 
上 
shàng above, on top, previous, on, first (of many parts), (used as a complement to a verb) - -
商店 
商店 
shāng diàn store, shop - -
上午 
上午 
shàng wǔ morning - -
少 
少 
shǎo few, not many - -
谁 
誰 
shéi who - -
什么 
什麼 
shén me what - -
十 
十 
shí ten, 10 - -
是 
是 
shì is, am, are - -
时候 
時候 
shí hòu time, period of time, moment - -
书 
書 
shū book - -
水 
水 
shuǐ water - -
水果 
水果 
shuǐ guǒ fruit - -
睡觉 
睡覺 
shuì jiào to sleep, to go to bed - -
说 
說 
shuō to speak, say, tell - -
四 
四 
four, 4 - -
岁 
嵗 
suì year (of age) - -
她 
她 
she, her - -
他 
他 
he, him - -
太 
太 
tài very much, extremely - -
天气 
天氣 
tiān qì weather - -
听 
聽 
tīng hear, listen - -
同学 
同學 
tóng xué classmate, student - -
喂 
喂 
wèi hello (when answering the phone), hey - -
我 
我 
I, me - -
我们 
我們 
wǒ men we, us - -
五 
五 
five, 5 - -
喜欢 
喜歡 
xǐ huan to like - -
下 
下 
xià under, below, fall, next, later - -
下午 
下午 
xià wǔ afternoon - -
下雨 
下雨 
xià yǔ to rain - -
先生 
先生 
xiān sheng Mr. - -
现在 
現在 
xiàn zài now, at present, currently - -
想 
想 
xiǎng want to, going to, think, think about - -
小 
小 
xiǎo small, little - -
小姐 
小姐 
xiǎo jiě Miss - -
写 
寫 
xiě write - -
些 
些 
xiē some, few - -
谢谢 
謝謝 
xiè xiè to thank, thanks - -
星期 
星期 
xīng qī week - -
学生 
學生 
xué sheng student - -
学习 
學習 
xué xí to study, learn - -
学校 
學校 
xué xiào school - -
一 
一 
one, 1 - -
一点儿 
一點兒 
yī diǎn r a little - -
衣服 
衣服 
yi fu clothes, clothing - -
医生 
醫生 
yī shēng doctor - -
医院 
醫院 
yī yuàn hospital - -
椅子 
椅子 
yǐ zi chair - -
有 
有 
yǒu to have, there is - -
月 
月 
yuè moon, month - -
在 
在 
zài to be at, located at, in - -
在 
在 
zài (in the process of doing something) - -
再见 
再見 
zài jiàn goodbye - -
怎么 
怎麼 
zěn me how - -
怎么样 
怎麼樣 
zěn me yàng how about it, what do you think - -
这 
這 
zhè this, these - -
中国 
中國 
zhōng guó China - -
中午 
中午 
zhōng wǔ noon - -
住 
住 
zhù to live at, to reside - -
桌子 
桌子 
zhuō zi table, desk - -
字 
字 
written Chinese character - -
坐 
坐 
zuò to sit, to travel by (a vehicle) - -
做 
做 
zuò to do, to make - -
昨天 
昨天 
zuó tiān yesterday - -