Meaning and pronunciation of 期

Simplified/traditional character

Definition

  • a period of time
  • phase
  • stage
  • classifier for issues of a periodical, courses of study
  • time
  • term
  • period
  • to hope
  • Taiwan pr. [qi2]

HSK levels

Components

  • (qí): his; her; its; their; that; such; it (refers to sth preceding it);
  • (yuè): moon

Characters with the same pronunciation

  • : seven; 7;
  • : intense cold; frigid; dismal; grim; bleak; sad; mournful; also written 淒|凄[qi1];
  • : wife;
  • : relative (family); parent; grief; sorrow; battle-axe;
  • : to take unfair advantage of; to deceive; to cheat;
  • : paint; lacquer; CL:道[dao4]; to paint (furniture, walls etc);

Sentences examples with 期

  • 星期二同学请我去饭馆吃饭。
    Xīngqí'èr tóngxué qǐng wǒ qù fànguǎn chīfàn.
  • 星期日很冷。
    Xīngqírì hěn lěng.
  • 今天星期日,明天是星期一。
    Jīntiān xīngqírì, míngtiān shì xīngqí yī.
  • 一个星期有七天。
    Yīgè xīngqí yǒu qītiān.
  • 我星期三请中国。
    Wǒ xīngqísān qǐng zhōngguó.

Words containing 期, by HSK level

HSK 4 vocabulary list

HSK 5 vocabulary list

HSK 6 vocabulary list