Meaning and pronunciation of 师

Simplified character
Traditional character

Definition

shī

  • teacher
  • master
  • expert
  • model
  • army division
  • (old) troops
  • to dispatch troops

HSK levels

Components

  • (dāo): knife
  • (jīn): turban

Characters with the same pronunciation

  • : to lose; to miss; to fail;
  • : person representing the dead (during burial ceremonies); to put a corpse on display (after execution); variant of 屍|尸[shi1]; corpse;
  • : to grant; to give; to bestow; to act; to carry out;
  • 湿: moist; wet;
  • : lion;
  • : poem; CL:首[shou3]; poetry; verse;

Sentences examples with 师

  • 老师看见我在桌子上写东西。
    Lǎoshī kànjiàn wǒ zài zhuōzi shàng xiě dōngxī.
  • 那些学生不听老师。
    Nàxiē xuéshēng bù tīng lǎoshī.
  • 他就是我们的汉语老师。
    Tā jiùshì wǒmen de hànyǔ lǎoshī.
  • 昨天下雨老师。
    Zuótiān xià yǔ lǎoshī.
  • 我去请老师帮忙。
    Wǒ qù qǐng lǎoshī bāngmáng.

Words containing 师, by HSK level

HSK 1 vocabulary list

HSK 4 vocabulary list

HSK 5 vocabulary list

HSK 6 vocabulary list

  • 师范 (shī fàn): teacher-training; pedagogical; normal (school, e.g. Beijing Normal University)