Meaning and pronunciation of 十

Simplified/traditional character

Definition

shí

  • ten
  • 10

HSK levels

Components

  • (shí): ten

Characters with the same pronunciation

  • : real; true; honest; really; solid; fruit; seed; definitely;
  • : to pick up; to collate or arrange; ten (banker's anti-fraud numeral);
  • : o'clock; time; when; hour; season; period;
  • : rock; stone; stone inscription; one of the eight ancient musical instruments 八音[ba1 yin1];
  • : to nibble away at sth; to eat into; to erode;
  • : to know; knowledge
  • : food; animal feed; to eat; eclipse;

Sentences examples with 十

  • 二十块零五分
    Èrshí kuài líng wǔ fēn
  • 现在十二点了。
    Xiànzài shí'èr diǎnle.
  • 这本书三十看见钱。
    Zhè běn shū sānshí kànjiàn qián.
  • 现在是十月。
    Xiànzài shì shí yuè.
  • 我们从第十课开始学习。
    Wǒmen cóng dì shí kè kāishǐ xuéxí.

Words containing 十, by HSK level

HSK 1 vocabulary list

  • (shí): ten; 10

HSK 4 vocabulary list

  • 十分 (shí fēn): to divide into ten equal parts; very; hundred percent; completely; extremely; utterly; absolutely

HSK 6 vocabulary list