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The Chinese word xue - 学 - xué
(study in Chinese)





Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)

xué

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English translations

study, to study, learning, to learn, to mimic,
a subject of study, a branch of learning

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Chinese characters  ( xue / xué ) with pronunciation (English translation: study )
学 ( xue / xué ) in traditional characters
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is composed of 8 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.)

school  |  knowledge
学 ( xue / xué ) belongs to the 50 most common Chinese characters (rank 45)
Chinese example words containing the character 学 ( xue / xué )
北京语言学院 ( Bĕijīng Yŭyán Xuéyuàn = Beijing Languages Institute ), 大学 ( dàxué = university ), 地理学 ( dìlĭxué = geography ), 放学 ( fàngxué = after school ), 工学院 ( gōngxuéyuàn = college of engineering ), 工业学校 ( gōngyè xuéxiào = technical school ), 化学 ( huàxué = chemistry ), 经济学 ( jīngjìxué = economics ), 开学 ( kāixué = beginning of a new semester ), 科学 ( kēxué = science ), 科学家 ( kēxuéjiā = scientist ), 留学 ( liúxué = to study abroad ), 留学生 ( liúxuéshēng = (foreign) exchange student ), 伦理学 ( lúnlĭxué = ethics ), 逻辑学 ( luójixué = logic ), 商业学校 ( shāngyè xuéxiào = business school ), 上学 ( shàngxué = to go to school ), 生物学 ( shēngwùxué = biology ), 数学 ( shùxué = mathematics ), 数学家 ( shùxuéjiā = mathematician ) 天文学 ( tiānwénxué = astronomy )
Other characters that are pronounced xué in Chinese
More words that mean to study in Chinese
xiū ( 修 ), xuéxí ( 学习 ), yán ( 研 )

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