Chinese-Characters.NET
Characters:
Simplified
Traditional
         
Toggle between Simplified and
Traditional Characters:
Show
Hide
         
Top 1000 numbers:
Hide
Above each character
         
143 words  Auto-Display - Take Test

book
       

s

h

u

book, letter


board / plank

book
       

b

a

n

s

h

u

writing on the blackboard


treasure / precious

book
       

b

a

o

s

h

u

treasured book


back of body

book
       

b

e

i

s

h

u

recite a lesson from memory, repeat a lesson, endorsement (on a check)


soldier / weapons

book
       

b

i

n

g

s

h

u

a book on the art of war


grass / straw

book
       

c

a

o

s

h

u

cursive script (East Asia)


to read / read aloud

book
       

d

u

s

h

u

study, read


Han (dynasty)

book
       

H

a

n

S

h

u

Book of Han


still more / else / also

book
       

h

u

a

n

s

return books


to borrow / lend

book
       

j

i

e

s

h

u

borrow books


enter / advance

book
       

j

i

n

s

h

u

Book of Jin


model / pattern

book
       

k

a

i

s

h

u

regular script, kai script


see / look at / visit

book
       

k

a

n

s

h

u

to read


kind / type

book
       

l

e

i

s

h

u

book by category


subordinate to

book
       

l

i

s

h

u

Clerical script (Chinese writing style)


6 / six

book
       

l

i

u

s

h

u

Chinese character classification


secret

book
       

m

i

s

h

u

secretary


read aloud / think of

book
       

n

i

a

n

s

h

u

read, study


feelings / love

book
       

q

i

n

g

s

h

u

love letter


 

book
       

s

h

a

n

g

s

h

u

high official in ancient China


book

board / plank
       

s

h

u

b

a

n

(writing) tablet


book

wrap / package
       

s

h

u

b

a

o

schoolbag, satchel


book

plant root / origin
       

s

h

u

b

e

n

book


book

shop / store
       

s

h

u

d

i

a

n

bookstore


book

law / method
       

s

h

u

f

a

calligraphy, penmanship


book

house / room
       

s

h

u

f

a

n

g

study (i.e. the kind of room)


book

cupboard / cabinet
       

s

h

u

g

u

i

bookcase


book

to paint / draw
       

s

h

u

h

u

a

calligraphy


book

remember / record
       

s

h

u

j

i

secretary, clerk


book

book / record
       

s

h

u

j

i

books, works


book

frame / rack / shelf
       

s

h

u

j

i

a

bookshelf


book

chessboard
       

s

h

u

j

u

(n) bookshop, bookstore


book

print / publish
       

s

h

u

k

a

n

(n) books and magazines


book

warehouse
       

s

h

u

k

u

Bibliotheca (Pseudo-Apollodorus)


book

face / side / surface
       

s

h

u

m

i

a

n

in writing, written (guarantee, etc.)


book

agency / society
       

s

h

u

s

h

e

reading group, (n) press


book

saint / holy
       

s

h

u

s

h

e

n

g

a great calligraphy master


book

to write
       

s

h

u

x

i

e

to write


book

letter / mail / trust
       

s

h

u

x

i

n

epistle


book

courtyard
       

s

h

u

y

u

a

n

academies


book

table / desk
       

s

h

u

z

h

u

o

desk


4 / four

book
       

s

i

s

h

u

Four Books (the Great Learning, the Doctrine of the Mean, the Analects of Confucius, and the Mencius)


Song Dynasty

book
       

S

o

n

g

s

h

u

Book of Song


Sui Dynasty

book
       

S

u

i

s

h

u

Book of Sui


throw / put in

book
       

t

o

u

s

h

u

(v) deliver, send a letter of complaint, opinion


picture / map

book
       

t

u

s

h

u

books (in a library or bookstore)


the Kingdom (220-265)

book
       

W

e

i

s

h

u

Book of Wei


false / fake

book
       

w

e

i

s

h

u

(forged, dubious, misclassified) old books


character / script

book
       

w

e

n

s

h

u

(n) amanuensis


row / line / profession

book
       

x

i

n

g

s

h

u

semi-cursive script


new / fresh

book
       

x

i

n

s

h

u

new book


prove / evidence

book
       

z

h

e

n

g

s

h

u

credentials, certificate


 

book
       

z

h

u

a

n

s

h

u

seal script


white / pure / plain

skin / leather

book
       

b

a

i

p

i

s

h

u

white paper, white book


join / enter

to test or quiz

book
       

c

a

n

k

a

o

s

h

u

reference


pass on / spread

path / way / say

book
       

c

h

u

a

n

d

a

o

s

h

u

Ecclesiastes


conclude / subscribe

book

machine / occasion
       

d

i

n

g

s

h

u

j

i

stapler


nail / tack

book

needle / injection
       

d

i

n

g

s

h

u

z

h

e

n

staple


to read / read aloud

book

person / human
       

d

u

s

h

u

r

e

n

a scholar, an intellectual


work / worker / skill

utensil / tool

book
       

g

o

n

g

j

u

s

h

u

(n) trade book; reference book


breathe out

should / ought to

book
       

h

a

g

a

i

s

h

u

Book of Haggai


behind / back / rear

Han (dynasty)

book
       

H

o

u

H

a

n

s

h

u

Book of Later Han


to teach

department

book
       

j

i

a

o

k

e

s

h

u

textbook


to borrow / lend

book

bill / list / single
       

j

i

e

s

h

u

d

a

n

book slip


old / past / worn

the Dynasty (618-907)

book
       

J

i

u

t

a

n

g

s

h

u

Book of Tang


green

skin / leather

book
       

l

u

p

i

s

h

u

green paper


 

horse

book
       

L

u

o

m

a

s

h

u

Romans; Biblical book of Romans; Paul's letter to the Romans


full / cover

 

book
       

m

i

j

i

a

s

h

u

Book of Micah


secret

book

long / steadily
       

m

i

s

h

u

z

h

a

n

g

secretary-general


that / then

swan goose

book
       

n

a

h

o

n

g

s

h

u

Book of Nahum


to invite / please

hope / wish / vow

book
       

q

i

n

g

y

u

a

n

s

h

u

petition


saint / holy

virtuous / worthy

book
       

s

h

e

n

g

x

i

a

n

s

h

u

holy book


sound / voice

bright / clear / open

book
       

s

h

e

n

g

m

i

n

g

s

h

u

statement


explain / express

to invite / please

book
       

s

h

e

n

q

i

n

g

s

h

u

application


book

law / method

family / household
       

s

h

u

f

a

j

i

a

(n) calligrapher, calligraphist


book

face / side / surface

language / speak
       

s

h

u

m

i

a

n

y

u

written language


say / speak

bright / clear / open

book
       

s

h

u

o

m

i

n

g

s

h

u

(technical) manual, (book of) directions, synopsis (of a play or film)


suggest / lift / carry

many / how / over

book
       

t

i

d

u

o

s

h

u

Titus


picture / map

book

space for guests
       

t

u

s

h

u

g

u

a

n

library


to push / shove / cut

recommend

book
       

t

u

i

j

i

a

n

s

h

u

recommendation letter


king / grand

book

character / script
       

W

a

n

g

S

h

u

w

e

n

Wang Shuwen (personal name)


proper / correct

each / every

book
       

Y

a

g

e

s

h

u

Book of James


opinion / discuss

to decide / fix / calm

book
       

y

i

d

i

n

g

s

h

u

(n) protocol; treaty


just as / still

big / large

book
       

y

o

u

d

a

s

h

u

Jude


arrange / invite

earring (jade/pearl)

book
       

Y

u

e

e

r

s

h

u

Book of Joel


arrange / invite

hold / take / seize

book
       

Y

u

e

n

a

s

h

u

Book of Jonah


prove / evidence

bright / clear / open

book
       

z

h

e

n

g

m

i

n

g

s

h

u

certificate


self

white / pure / plain

book
       

z

i

b

a

i

s

h

u

confession


total / always

book

remember / record
       

z

o

n

g

s

h

u

j

i

general-secretary (of Communist Party)


 

rub / scrape

manage / attend to

book
       

A

m

o

s

i

s

h

u

Book of Amos


100 / hundred

department

entire / whole

book
       

b

a

i

k

e

q

u

a

n

s

h

u

encyclopedia


white / pure / plain

face / side / surface

book

be born / life / raw
       

b

a

i

m

i

a

n

s

h

u

s

h

e

n

g

pale-faced scholar


that / those

to get / obtain

behind / back / rear

book
       

B

i

d

e

h

o

u

s

h

u

2 Peter


that / those

to get / obtain

front / before

book
       

B

i

d

e

q

i

a

n

s

h

u

1 Peter


wealth / money

 

secret

book
       

c

a

i

w

u

m

i

s

h

u

treasurer


sincere / actually

product / grade

book

shop / store
       

C

h

e

n

g

p

i

n

s

h

u

d

i

a

n

Eslite bookstore


only / yet

use / by / with / to

texture / logic

book
       

d

a

n

y

i

l

i

s

h

u

Book of Daniel


calf (of leg)

to stand / establish

compare / compete

book
       

f

e

i

l

i

b

i

s

h

u

Philipians


calf (of leg)

sharp / advantage

entrance / door / gate

book
       

f

e

i

l

i

m

e

n

s

h

u

Philemon


assistant / auxiliary

secret

book

long / steadily
       

f

u

m

i

s

h

u

c

h

a

n

g

vice-secretary


song / sing

 

west

book
       

G

e

l

u

o

x

i

s

h

u

Colossians


breathe out

wait anxiously

valley

book
       

h

a

b

a

g

u

s

h

u

Book of Habakkuk


 

west

 

book
       

h

e

x

i

a

s

h

u

Book of Hosea


add / plus

to pull / drag

too / excessively

book
       

J

i

a

l

a

t

a

i

s

h

u

Galatians


old / past / worn

arrange / invite

entire / whole

book
       

j

i

u

y

u

e

q

u

a

n

s

h

u

Old Testament


power / strength

sea / ocean

book

courtyard
       

L

i

y

i

n

g

S

h

u

y

u

a

n

Li Ying College


 

to pull / drag

base / basic

book
       

M

a

l

a

j

i

s

h

u

Book of Malachi


for music instruments

chess / board game

book

to paint / draw
       

q

i

n

q

i

s

h

u

h

u

a

Four Arts of the Chinese Scholar (zither, Go, calligraphy, painting)


book

face / side / surface

praise / promise

can / approve
       

s

h

u

m

i

a

n

x

u

k

e

written permission, written authorization


book

to write

tally / symbol

name / number
       

s

h

u

x

i

e

f

u

h

a

o

writing symbol


book

to write

language / speak

speech / say
       

s

h

u

x

i

e

y

u

y

a

n

written language


4 / four

warehouse

entire / whole

book
       

s

i

k

u

q

u

a

n

s

h

u

Siku Quanshu (collection of books compiled during Qing dynasty)


character / script

book

place

texture / logic
       

w

e

n

s

h

u

c

h

u

l

i

word processing


hope / scarce

eldest uncle (father side)

to come / arrive

book
       

x

i

b

o

l

a

i

s

h

u

Hebrews


west

 

proper / correct

book
       

x

i

f

a

n

y

a

s

h

u

Book of Zephaniah


new / fresh

arrange / invite

entire / whole

book
       

X

i

n

y

u

e

q

u

a

n

s

h

u

New Testament


 

sharp / advantage

rice / metre (meter)

book
       

Y

e

l

i

m

i

s

h

u

Book of Jeremiah


use / by / with / to

 

place

book
       

y

i

f

u

s

u

o

s

h

u

Ephesians


use / by / with / to

game / competition

inferior

book
       

Y

i

s

a

i

y

a

s

h

u

Book of Isaiah


use / by / with / to

west

tie / knit / form

book
       

y

i

x

i

j

i

e

s

h

u

Book of Ezekiel


arrange / invite

writing brush

2 / two

book
       

y

u

e

h

a

n

e

r

s

h

u

2 John


arrange / invite

writing brush

3 / three

book
       

Y

u

e

h

a

n

s

a

n

s

h

u

3 John


arrange / invite

writing brush

1 / one / single

book
       

Y

u

e

h

a

n

y

i

s

h

u

1 John


arrange / invite

book

inferior

remember / record
       

Y

u

e

s

h

u

y

a

j

i

Book of Joshua


center / middle

country

book

law / method
       

Z

h

o

n

g

g

u

o

s

h

u

f

a

Chinese calligraphy


very soon

wait anxiously

bottom / rough draft

inferior

book
       

E

b

a

d

i

y

a

s

h

u

Book of Obadiah


brother (elder)

forest / woods

many / how / over

behind / back / rear

book
       

G

e

l

i

n

d

u

o

h

o

u

s

h

u

2 Corinthians


brother (elder)

forest / woods

many / how / over

front / before

book
       

G

e

l

i

n

d

u

o

q

i

a

n

s

h

u

1 Corinthians


country

family / household

picture / map

book

space for guests
       

g

u

o

j

i

a

t

u

s

h

u

g

u

a

n

national library


 

east / master

picture / map

book

space for guests
       

H

e

D

o

n

g

T

u

s

h

u

g

u

a

n

Sir Robert Ho Tung Library


scatter / spread

 

sharp / advantage

inferior

book
       

s

a

j

i

a

l

i

y

a

s

h

u

Book of Zechariah


discuss / merchant

 

seal / chop / to print

book

space for guests
       

S

h

a

n

g

w

u

Y

i

n

s

h

u

g

u

a

n

Commercial Press


book

to write

not / negative

can / be able to

 
       

s

h

u

x

i

e

b

u

n

e

n

g

z

h

e

n

g

agraphia


suggest / lift / carry

rub / scrape

too / excessively

behind / back / rear

book
       

t

i

m

o

t

a

i

h

o

u

s

h

u

2 Timothy


suggest / lift / carry

rub / scrape

too / excessively

front / before

book
       

t

i

m

o

t

a

i

q

i

a

n

s

h

u

1 Timothy


picture / map

book

space for guests

space for guests

personnel
       

t

u

s

h

u

g

u

a

n

g

u

a

n

y

u

a

n

librarian


picture / map

book

tube / pipe / manage

texture / logic

personnel
       

t

u

s

h

u

g

u

a

n

l

i

y

u

a

n

librarian


beckon / recruit

hip / ply / piece

say / speak

bright / clear / open

book
       

z

h

a

o

g

u

s

h

u

o

m

i

n

g

s

h

u

prospectus


unite / join

close / shut / join

country

secret

book

place
       

L

i

a

n

h

e

g

u

o

M

i

s

h

u

c

h

u

United Nations Secretariat


eldest uncle (father side)

morals / kindness

thunder

kindness / grace

picture / map

book

space for guests
       

b

o

d

e

l

e

i

e

n

t

u

s

h

u

g

u

a

n

Bodleian Library (Oxford)


handwriting examples

scatter / spread

 

Buddhist nun

 

behind / back / rear

book
       

t

i

e

s

a

l

u

o

n

i

j

i

a

h

o

u

s

h

u

2 Thessalonians


handwriting examples

scatter / spread

 

Buddhist nun

 

front / before

book
       

t

i

e

s

a

l

u

o

n

i

j

i

a

q

i

a

n

s

h

u

1 Thessalonians


inferior

undergo / experience

mountain / hill

big / large

picture / map

book

space for guests
       

Y

a

l

i

s

h

a

n

d

a

t

u

s

h

u

g

u

a

n

Library of Alexandria
Forgotten your
password?
Invalid username and password combination