Meaning and pronunciation of 电

Simplified character
Traditional character
diàn (dian4)

Definition:

electric; electricity; electrical;

HSK levels:

1, 3, 5, 6

Components:

  • 田 (tián): field
  • 乚 (yǐn): second, hand

Characters with the same pronunciation:

Sentences examples with 电:

  • 我想打电话。
    Wǒ xiǎng dǎdiànhuà.
  • 我很少看电影。
    Wǒ hěnshǎo kàndiànyǐng.
  • 我的电脑里有好多的东西。
    Wǒ de diànnǎo li yǒu hǎoduō de dōngxī.
  • 昨天我看电视了。
    Zuótiān wǒ kàn diànshìle.
  • 电脑卖得贵。
    Diànnǎo mài dé guì.

Words containing 电, by HSK level:

HSK1 word list

  • (dǎdiànhuà) : to make a phone call
  • (diànnǎo) : computer; CL:台[tai2]
  • (diànshì) : television; TV; CL:台[tai2] ,个[ge4]
  • (diànyǐng) : movie; film; CL:部[bu4] ,幕[mu4] ,场[chang3]

HSK3 word list

  • (diàntī) : elevator; CL:台[tai2] ,部[bu4]
  • (diànzǐyóujiàn) : electronic mail; email; CL:封[feng1]

HSK5 word list

  • (chōngdiànqì) : battery charger
  • (diànchí) : battery; CL:节[jie2] ,组[zu3]
  • (diàntái) : transmitter-receiver; broadcasting station; radio station; CL:个
  • (shǎndiàn) : lightning; CL:道[dao4]

HSK6 word list

  • (diànyuán) : electric power source

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