Meaning and pronunciation of 他

Simplified/traditional character


  • he or him
  • (used for either sex when the sex is unknown or unimportant)
  • (used before sb's name for emphasis)
  • (used as a meaningless mock object)
  • other
  • another

HSK levels


  • (rén): man
  • (yě): also; too; (in Classical Chinese) final particle implying affirmation;

Characters with the same pronunciation

  • : to collapse; to droop; to settle down;
  • : she or her;
  • : it;

Sentences examples with 他

  • 他吃一点。
    Tā chī yīdiǎn.
  • 今天我的朋友不能工作,他在医院!
    jīntiān wǒ de péngyǒu bùnéng gōngzuò, tā zài yīyuàn!
  • 他想来吗?
    Tā xiǎng lái ma?
  • 他在学校前面。
    Tā zài xuéxiào qiánmiàn.
  • 他中午去饭馆。
    Tā zhōngwǔ qù fànguǎn.

Words containing 他, by HSK level

HSK 1 vocabulary list

  • (): he or him; (used for either sex when the sex is unknown or unimportant); (used before sb's name for emphasis); (used as a meaningless mock object); other; another

HSK 3 vocabulary list

  • 其他 (qí tā): other; the others; else; other than (that person); in addition to the person mentioned above