三 meaning and pronunciation

Simplified/traditional character

三 in English

sān

  • three
  • 3

HSK levels

Components

  • (yī): one

Characters with the same pronunciation

  • : numeral 3 in Suzhou numeral system 蘇州碼子|苏州码子[Su1 zhou1 ma3 zi5];
  • : three (banker's anti-fraud numeral);
  • : archaic variant of 參|叁, banker's anti-fraud numeral three;
  • : long-haired; shaggy;
  • : wild hair;

Sentences examples with 三

  • 有三个饭店。
    Yǒu sāngè fànguǎn.
  • 今天我做了三个菜。
    Jīntiān wǒ zuòle sān gè cài.
  • 我儿子三岁了。
    Wǒ érzi sān suìle.
  • 我开了三年出租车了。
    Wǒ kāile sān nián chūzū chēle.
  • 这本书三十看见钱。
    Zhè běn shū sānshí kànjiàn qián.

Words containing 三, by HSK level

HSK 1 vocabulary list

  • (sān): three; 3

HSK 5 vocabulary list