(xiē)

HSK 5

Meaning

  1. to rest
  2. to go to bed
  3. to take a break

Stroke Order

Traditional Chinese


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Pinyin Converter

  • xiē > xie1

  • 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
安歇 ān xiē to go to bed/to retire for the night
关店歇业 guān diàn xiē yè to close up shop and cease business temporarily/closed for business
间歇 jiàn xiē to stop in the middle of sth/intermittent/intermittence
间歇训练 jiàn xiē xùn liàn interval training
马歇尔 Mǎ xiē ěr Marshall (name)/George Catlett Marshall (1880-1959), US general in WWII and Secretary of State 1947-1949, author of the postwar Marshall plan for Europe and Nobel peace laureate
米歇尔 Mǐ xiē ěr Michel or Mitchell (name)/George Mitchell (1933-), US Democratic party politician and diplomat, influential in brokering Northern Ireland peace deal in 1990s, US Middle East special envoy from 2009
密歇根 Mì xiē gēn Michigan, US state
密歇根大学 Mì xiē gēn Dà xué University of Michigan
密歇根湖 Mì xiē gēn Hú Lake Michigan, one of the Great Lakes 五大湖[Wǔ dà hú]
密歇根州 Mì xiē gēn zhōu Michigan, US state
停歇 tíng xiē to stop for a rest
歇菜 xiē cài Stop it! (Beijing and Internet slang)/Game over!/You're dead!
歇顶 xiē dǐng to be balding/to be thinning on top
歇后语 xiē hòu yǔ saying in which the second part, uttered after a pause or totally left out, is the intended meaning of the allegory presented in the first part
歇艎 xiē huáng large warship
歇脚 xiē jiǎo to stop on the way for a rest
歇了吧 xiē le ba (dialect) give me a break!/forget about it!
歇洛克·福尔摩斯 Xiē luò kè · Fú ěr mó sī Sherlock Holmes
歇气 xiē qì to have a break/to rest
歇山顶 xiē shān dǐng (East Asian) hip-and-gable roof
歇手 xiē shǒu to rest/to take a break
歇斯底里 xiē sī dǐ lǐ hysteria (loanword)/hysterical
歇宿 xiē sù to lodge/to stay (for the night)
歇息 xiē xi to have a rest/to stay for the night/to go to bed/to sleep
歇心 xiē xīn to drop the matter/to stop worrying
歇业 xiē yè to close down (temporarily or permanently)/to go out of business

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