两 meaning and pronunciation

Simplified character
Traditional character

两 in English

liǎng

  • two
  • both
  • some
  • a few
  • tael, unit of weight equal to 50 grams (modern) or 1⁄16 of a catty 斤[jin1] (old)

HSK levels

Components

  • (yī): one
  • (jiōng): scope
  • (rén): man
  • (rén): man

Characters with the same pronunciation

  • : Japanese variant of 兩|两;
  • : Two
  • : ounce (British imperial system) (old);
  • : waistcoat;
  • : sprite; fairy;

Sentences examples with 两

  • 我有两个女儿。
    Wǒ yǒu liǎng gè nǚ'ér.
  • 在我们家,我最大,我下面还有两个弟弟。
    Zài wǒmen jiā, wǒ zuìdà, wǒ xiàmiàn hái yǒu liǎng gè dìdì.
  • 我有两个姐姐。
    Wǒ yǒu liǎng gè jiějiě.
  • 我有两个妹妹。
    Wǒ yǒu liǎng gè mèimei.
  • 苹果两块钱一斤。
    Píngguǒ liǎng kuài qián yī jīn.

Words containing 两, by HSK level

HSK 2 vocabulary list

  • (liǎng): two (quantities); both; ounce; some; a few; tael; weight equal to 50 grams

HSK 6 vocabulary list