Meaning and pronunciation of 京

Simplified/traditional character



  • capital city of a country
  • big
  • algebraic term for a large number (old)
  • artificial mound (old)

HSK levels


  • (tóu): shelter, head
  • (kǒu): mouth
  • (xiǎo): small

Characters with the same pronunciation

  • : to be fearful; apprehensive;
  • : to start; to be frightened; to be scared; alarm;
  • : crystal;
  • : eyeball; eye
  • : essence; extract; vitality; energy; semen; sperm; mythical goblin spirit; highly perfected; elite; the pick of sth; proficient (refined ability); extremely (fine); selected rice (archaic);
  • : to pass through; to undergo; to bear; to endure; classics; sacred book; scripture; warp (textile); longitude; menstruation; channel (TCM); abbr. for economics 經濟|经济[jing1 ji4];
  • : stalk; stem; CL:條|条[tiao2];

Sentences examples with 京

  • 我住在北京。
    Wǒ zhù zài Běijīng.
  • 我明天坐飞机去北京。
    Wǒ míngtiān zuò fēijī qù běijīng.
  • 我住在北京。
    Wǒ zhù zài běijīng.
  • 我坐飞机去北京。
    Wǒ zuò fēijī qù běijīng.
  • 我去过一回北京。
    Wǒ qùguò yī huí běijīng.

Words containing 京, by HSK level

HSK 1 vocabulary list

HSK 4 vocabulary list