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The Chinese word xue - 血 - xuè
(blood in Chinese)





Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

xuè

Listen to pronunciation
(Mandarin = standard Chinese without accent)

Note: This Chinese character can also be pronounced xiĕ. However, with a different pronunciation, the meaning of the character will change as well (not yet available in this dictionary).

English translation

blood

Chinese character and stroke order animation"How do I write 血 ( xuè ) correctly?"

The strokes that all Chinese characters are composed of are to be written in a certain order which has originally been defined by Chinese calligraphy. Writing all characters according to the same rules assures that their intended shape and style are generally preserved even if written by different writers.
This dictionary shows you the correct stroke order as an animation for all characters so you can learn and understand how to write the character correctly.
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Chinese characters  ( xue / xuè ) with pronunciation (English translation: blood )
The traditional Chinese characters of xuè are identical with the modern (simplified) characters displayed above.
Character complexity
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is composed of 6 strokes and therefore is of low complexity compared to the other simplified Chinese characters (average: 13.1 strokes).

Tags and additional information
(Meaning of individual characters, character components etc.)

blood group  |  blood pressure
血 ( xue / xuè ) belongs to the 1000 most common Chinese characters (rank 607)
Chinese example words containing the character 血 ( xue / xuè )
鲜血 ( xiānxuĕ = blood ), 血糖仪 ( xuètángyí = blood glucose meter ), 血压 ( xuèyā = blood pressure ), 血压计 ( xuèyājì = sphygmomanometer )
More words that mean blood in Chinese
xiānxuĕ ( 鲜血 )

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All words in this dictionary (more to come) were taken from the multimedia Chinese learning software Han Trainer Pro.
This Chinese-English dictionary is currently under development.

 
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Version 5.30 / Last updated: 2020-10-23