(kuà)

HSK 6

Meaning

  1. step across
  2. stride
  3. straddle
  4. to cross

Stroke Order

Traditional Chinese


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Pinyin Converter

  • kuà > kua4

  • 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
横跨 héng kuà to span/to stretch across/to travel across
跨步 kuà bù to take a (striding) step
跨刀 kuà dāo to appear in sb's show/to give one's support
跨地区 kuà dì qū interregional/spanning two or more PRC provinces
跨度 kuà dù span/horizontal distance between vertical supports
跨国 kuà guó transnational/multinational
跨过 kuà guò to surmount/to cross over
跨国公司 kuà guó gōng sī transnational corporation/multinational corporation
跨国化 kuà guó huà to internationalize/to globalize
跨海大桥 kuà hǎi dà qiáo bay bridge (elevated bridge across stretch of water)
跨鹤 kuà hè to die/to fly on a crane
跨鹤西游 kuà hè xī yóu to die
跨鹤扬州 kuà hè Yáng zhōu lit. to ride a crane to Yangzhou/to become a Daoist immortal/to die
跨接器 kuà jiē qì jumper (electronics)
跨境 kuà jìng cross-border
跨径 kuà jìng span (architecture)
跨距 kuà jù (Tw) span (architecture)/time span
跨栏 kuà lán hurdles/hurdle race (athletics)
跨栏比赛 kuà lán bǐ sài hurdling/hurdles race (athletics event)
跨领域 kuà lǐng yù interdisciplinary
跨年 kuà nián to step into the new year/New Year
跨平台 kuà píng tái cross-platform
跨上 kuà shàng to mount (a horse, bike, flight of stairs, rickshaw etc)
跨文化 kuà wén huà intercultural
跨线桥 kuà xiàn qiáo flyover (road bridge)
跨性别 kuà xìng bié transgender
跨学科 kuà xué kē interdisciplinary
跨语言 kuà yǔ yán cross-language/polyglot
跨院 kuà yuàn lateral court (in a Chinese house)
跨越 kuà yuè to step across/step over
跨越式 kuà yuè shì breakthrough/going beyond/leap-forward/unusual new development
跨灶 kuà zào to surpass one's father
跨洲 kuà zhōu intercontinental
跨足 kuà zú to enter (a new market etc)

HSK 1

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HSK 2

150 words

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HSK 3

300 words

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HSK 4

600 words

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HSK 5

1300 words

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HSK 6

2500 words

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