Meaning and pronunciation of 识

Simplified character
Traditional character



  • to know
  • knowledge

HSK levels


  • (yán): speech
  • (zhǐ): only; merely; just; but;

Characters with the same pronunciation

  • : ten; 10;
  • : 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;
  • : food; animal feed; to eat; eclipse;

Sentences examples with 识

  • 认识你我很高兴!
    Rènshí nǐ wǒ hěn gāoxìng!
  • 我不认识那(那儿)个人。
    Wǒ bù rènshí nà (nà'er) gèrén.
  • 你认识这个人吗?
    Nǐ rènshí zhège rén ma?
  • 认识你很高兴。
    Rènshí nǐ hěn gāoxìng.
  • 我认识她的妈妈。
    Wǒ rènshí tā de māmā.

Words containing 识, by HSK level

HSK 1 vocabulary list

  • 认识 (rèn shi): to know; to recognize; to be familiar with; acquainted with sth; knowledge; understanding; awareness; cognition

HSK 4 vocabulary list

HSK 5 vocabulary list

HSK 6 vocabulary list