Meaning and pronunciation of 那

Simplified/traditional character

Definition

  • that
  • those
  • then (in that case)
  • commonly pr. [nei4] before a classifier, esp. in Beijing

HSK levels

Components

  • (dāo): knife
  • (èr): two
  • 阝 (邑) (fù): city

Characters with the same pronunciation

  • : to receive; to accept; to enjoy; to bring into; to pay (tax etc); nano- (one billionth); to reinforce sole of shoes or stockings by close sewing;

Sentences examples with 那

  • 那些菜,我都喜欢吃。
    Nàxiē cài, wǒ dōu xǐhuān chī.
  • 你住在哪儿?我住在那儿!
    Nǐ zhù zài nǎ'er? Wǒ zhù zài nà'er!
  • 那些学生不听老师。
    Nàxiē xuéshēng bù tīng lǎoshī.
  • 那个男人卖票。
    nàgè nánrén mài piào
  • 你看,那本书在桌子上呢。
    Nǐ kàn, nà běn shū zài zhuōzi shàng ne.

Words containing 那, by HSK level

HSK 1 vocabulary list

  • (): that; those; then (in that case); commonly pr. [nei4] before a classifier, esp. in Beijing;

HSK 6 vocabulary list

  • 刹那 (chà nà): an instant (Sanskrit: ksana); split second; the twinkling of an eye