初 meaning and pronunciation

Simplified/traditional character

初 in English

chū

  • at first
  • (at the) beginning
  • first
  • junior
  • basic

HSK levels

Components

  • (yi): cloth
  • (dāo): knife

Characters with the same pronunciation

  • : (archaic) animal resembling a tiger;
  • : to go out; to come out; to occur; to produce; to go beyond; to rise; to put forth; to happen; classifier for dramas, plays, operas etc;
  • : simaroubaceae;

Words containing 初, by HSK level

HSK 5 vocabulary list

HSK 6 vocabulary list