(jǐng)

HSK 6

Meaning

  1. a well

Stroke Order

Traditional Chinese


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Pinyin Converter

  • jǐng > jing3

  • 1: First Tone 一声
  • 2: Second Tone 二声
  • 3: Third Tone 三声
  • 4: Fourth Tone 四声
  • 5: Fifth Tone (neutral) 五声

Words sharing similar characters

Hanzi Pinyin Meaning
暗井 àn jǐng blind shaft/winze
坂井 Bǎn jǐng Sakai (Japanese surname and place name)
背井离乡 bèi jǐng lí xiāng to leave one's native place, esp. against one's will (idiom)
避坑落井 bì kēng luò jǐng to dodge a pit only to fall into a well (idiom)/out of the frying pan into the fire
沉井 chén jǐng open caisson
吃水不忘掘井人 chī shuǐ bù wàng jué jǐng rén Drinking the water of a well, one should never forget who dug it. (idiom)
吃水不忘挖井人 chī shuǐ bù wàng wā jǐng rén see 吃水不忘掘井人[chī shuǐ bù wàng jué jǐng rén]
从井救人 cóng jǐng jiù rén to jump into a well to rescue sb else (idiom)/fig. to help others at the risk to oneself
打井 dǎ jǐng to dig a well
发射井 fā shè jǐng launching silo
甘井子区 Gān jǐng zi qū Ganjingzi district of Dalian 大連市|大连市[Dà lián shì], Liaoning
贡井 Gòng jǐng Gongjing district of Zigong city 自貢市|自贡市[Zì gòng shì], Sichuan
贡井区 Gòng jǐng qū Gongjing district of Zigong city 自貢市|自贡市[Zì gòng shì], Sichuan
管井 guǎn jǐng tube well
河水不犯井水 hé shuǐ bù fàn jǐng shuǐ lit. river water does not interfere with well water (idiom)/Do not interfere with one another./Mind your own business.
荒井 Huāng jǐng Arai (Japanese surname)
今井 Jīn jǐng Imai (Japanese surname)
井底之蛙 jǐng dǐ zhī wā the frog at the bottom of the well (idiom)/fig. a person of limited outlook and experience
井冈山 Jǐng gāng Shān Jinggang Mountains, in the Jiangxi-Hunan border region
井冈山 Jǐng gāng shān Jinggangshan county level city in Ji'an 吉安, Jiangxi
井冈山市 Jǐng gāng shān shì Jinggangshan county level city in Ji'an 吉安, Jiangxi
井号 jǐng hào number sign # (punctuation)/hash symbol/pound sign
井井 jǐng jǐng orderly/tidy
井井有条 jǐng jǐng yǒu tiáo everything clear and orderly (idiom)/neat and tidy
井口 jǐng kǒu entrance to mine
井喷 jǐng pēn (oil) blowout/surge/gush
井然 jǐng rán tidy, methodical
井然有序 jǐng rán yǒu xù everything clear and in good order (idiom)/neat and tidy
井上 Jǐng shàng Inoue (Japanese surname, pr. "ee-no-oo-ay")
井水不犯河水 jǐng shuǐ bù fàn hé shuǐ everyone minds their own business
井田 jǐng tián the well-field system of ancient China
井田制 jǐng tián zhì well-field system
井蛙之见 jǐng wā zhī jiàn the view of a frog in a well (idiom)/fig. a narrow view
井下 jǐng xià underground/in the pit (mining)
井陉 Jǐng xíng Jingxing county in Shijiazhuang 石家莊|石家庄[Shí jiā zhuāng], Hebei
井陉矿 Jǐng xíng kuàng Jingxingkuang District of Shijiazhuang City 石家莊市|石家庄市[Shí jiā zhuāng Shì], Hebei
井陉矿区 Jǐng xíng kuàng Qū Jingxingkuang District of Shijiazhuang City 石家莊市|石家庄市[Shí jiā zhuāng Shì], Hebei
井陉县 Jǐng xíng xiàn Jingxing county in Shijiazhuang 石家莊|石家庄[Shí jiā zhuāng], Hebei
井研 Jǐng yán Jingwan county in Leshan 樂山|乐山[Lè shān], Sichuan
井研县 Jǐng yán xiàn Jingwan county in Leshan 樂山|乐山[Lè shān], Sichuan
井字棋 jǐng zì qí tic-tac-toe
酒井 Jiǔ jǐng Sakai (Japanese surname)
坎儿井 kǎn er jǐng karez, qanat or "horizontal well" (irrigation and water management system used in Xinjiang, Central Asia and Middle East)
坑井 kēng jǐng (mine) galleries and pits
矿井 kuàng jǐng a mine/a mine shaft
狼井 láng jǐng wolf trap (trou de loup), medieval defensive trap consisting of a concealed pit with sharp spikes
离家别井 lí jiā bié jǐng to leave home/to abandon one's family
离乡背井 lí xiāng bèi jǐng to leave one's homeplace (to find work, flee disaster etc)
临渴穿井 lín kě chuān jǐng lit. face thirst and dig a well (idiom)/fig. not to make adequate provision/to act when it is too late
临渴掘井 lín kě jué jǐng lit. not to dig a well until one is thirsty/to be unprepared and seek help at the last minute (idiom)
龙井 Lóng jǐng Longjing county level city in Yanbian Korean autonomous prefecture 延邊朝鮮族自治州|延边朝鲜族自治州, Jilin/Lungching township in Taichung county 臺中縣|台中县[Tái zhōng xiàn], Taiwan/also Longjing tea 龍井茶|龙井茶
龙井茶 lóng jǐng chá Longjing (tea)
龙井市 Lóng jǐng shì Longjing county level city in Yanbian Korean autonomous prefecture 延邊朝鮮族自治州|延边朝鲜族自治州, Jilin
龙井乡 Lóng jǐng xiāng Lungching township in Taichung county 臺中縣|台中县[Tái zhōng xiàn], Taiwan
落井下石 luò jǐng xià shí to throw stones at sb who fell down a well (idiom)/to hit a person who is down
绮井 qǐ jǐng ceiling (architecture)
三井 Sān jǐng Mitsui (Japanese company)
沙井 shā jǐng manhole
沙井口 shā jǐng kǒu manhole
深井 Shēn Jǐng Sham Tseng (area in Hong Kong)
石井 Shí jǐng Ishii (Japanese surname)
市井 shì jǐng marketplace/town/the street (urban milieu)/the haunts of the common people
市井小民 shì jǐng xiǎo mín ordinary people/the hoi polloi/commoner
石炭井 Shí tàn jǐng Shitanjing subdistrict of Dawukou district 大武口區|大武口区[Dà wǔ kǒu qū] of Shizuishan city 石嘴山市[Shí zuǐ shān shì], Ningxia
石炭井区 Shí tàn jǐng qū Shitanjing subdistrict of Dawukou district 大武口區|大武口区[Dà wǔ kǒu qū] of Shizuishan city 石嘴山市[Shí zuǐ shān shì], Ningxia
竖井 shù jǐng vertical shaft (for mining, ventilation systems etc)
水井 shuǐ jǐng (water) well
松井 Sōng jǐng Matsui (Japanese surname)
探井 tàn jǐng test pit/exploratory shaft/test well (mineralogy)
藤井 Téng jǐng Fujii (Japanese surname)
天井 tiān jǐng courtyard/atrium/opening in a roof/skylight/caisson ceiling/(TCM) acupuncture point TB10
跳井 tiào jǐng to jump into a well (to drown oneself, esp. of ladies in fiction)
投井下石 tóu jǐng xià shí to throw stones at sb who fell down a well (idiom)/to hit a person who is down
王府井 Wáng fǔ jǐng Wangfujing neighborhood of central Beijing, famous for shopping
新井 Xīn jǐng Arai (Japanese surname)
许愿井 xǔ yuàn jǐng wishing well
盐井 Yán jǐng Yanjing, common place name/former county 1983-1999, now part of Markam county 芒康縣|芒康县[Máng kāng xiàn] in Chamdo prefecture, Tibet
盐井县 Yán jǐng xiàn Yanjing former county (1917-1917), now part of Markam county 芒康縣|芒康县[Máng kāng xiàn] in Chamdo prefecture, Tibet
盐井乡 Yán jǐng xiāng Yanjing village, common place name
一年被蛇咬十年怕井绳 yī nián bèi shé yǎo shí nián pà jǐng shéng bitten by a snake in one year, fears the well rope for ten years (idiom)/once bitten twice shy
一朝被蛇咬,十年怕井绳 yī zhāo bèi shé yǎo, shí nián pà jǐng shéng once bitten by a snake, ten years in fear of a well rope/once bitten, twice shy (idiom)
窨井 yìn jǐng inspection shaft/well
樱井 Yīng jǐng Sakurai (Japanese surname and place name)
油井 yóu jǐng oil well
玉井 Yù jǐng Yuching township in Tainan county 台南縣|台南县[Tái nán xiàn], Taiwan
玉井乡 Yù jǐng xiāng Yuching township in Tainan county 台南縣|台南县[Tái nán xiàn], Taiwan
凿井 záo jǐng to dig a well
秩序井然 zhì xù jǐng rán in perfect order
自流井 Zì liú jǐng Ziliujing district of Zigong city 自貢市|自贡市[Zì gòng shì], Sichuan
自流井区 Zì liú jǐng qū Ziliujing district of Zigong city 自貢市|自贡市[Zì gòng shì], Sichuan
钻井 zuān jǐng to drill (e.g. for oil)/a borehole
钻井平台 zuān jǐng píng tái (oil) drilling platform
坐井观天 zuò jǐng guān tiān lit. to view the sky from the bottom of a well (idiom)/ignorant and narrow-minded

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