Stroke Order

xiān sheng

先生

Definitions

noun.

mister

Example Sentences

wángxiān sheng先生shuō huà说话ne

He's talking with Mr. Wang.

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HanziHSKPinyinEnglish Definition
1xué shēngstudent
1yī shēngdoctor
2shēng bìngfall ill
2shēng rìbirthday
3shēng qìget angry
3xiānfirst, in advance
4chū shēngborn
4fā shēngtake place, happen
4shēng huólife; live
4shēng mìnglife
4shēng yibusiness, trade
4shǒu xiānfirst of all, in the first place
4wèi shēng jiāntoilet, bathroom
5chǎn shēngbring about, produce, cause
5huā shēngpeanut
5mò shēngstrange, unfamiliar
5rén shēnglife
5shēng chǎnproduce, manufacture
5shēng dòngvivid, lively
5shēng zhǎnggrow, grow up
5shì xiānin advance, beforehand
6dàn shēngbe born, come into being
6lǐng xiānlead, be ahead of
6shēng cúnsubsist, live, survive
6shēng jīhope of life, life, vitality
6shēng lǐphysiology
6shēng shūnot as familiar as before, out of practice
6shēng tàiecology
6shēng wùliving thing, organism
6shēng xiào12 symbolic animals associated with a 12-year cycle
6shēng xiàocome into force, take effect, become effective
6shēng xiùget rusty, rust
6shēng yùgive birth to, bear
6tiān shēnginborn, inherent, innate
6wéi shēng sùvitamin
6xiān jìnadvanced; advanced individual or group
6xiān qiánprevious days
6yōu xiāntake precedence, have priority
6yù xiānin advance, beforehand
6yuán xiānformer, at first
6zhēng xiān kǒng hòustrive to be the first and fear to lag behind
6zì lì gēng shēngdo something by relying on one's own strenghth
6zǔ xiānancestors