启 meaning and pronunciation

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启 in English

  • to open
  • to start
  • to initiate
  • to enlighten or awaken
  • to state
  • to inform

HSK levels

Components

  • (hù): gate
  • (kǒu): mouth

Characters with the same pronunciation

  • : to beg;
  • : to plan a project; to stand on tiptoe; Taiwan pr. [qi4]; abbr. for 企業|企业[qi3 ye4];
  • : star;
  • : mountain without vegetation; the residence of one's mother; see also 岵[hu4];
  • : how? (emphatic question);
  • : to pick up thing with chopsticks or pincers.;
  • : Chinese wolfberry shrub (Lycium chinense); willow;
  • : tally for going through a pass;
  • : type of jade ornament for court dress (old);
  • : embroidered banner;
  • : beautiful; open-work silk;
  • : Panicum miliaceum;
  • : How
  • : to rise; to raise; to get up; to set out; to start; to appear; to launch; to initiate (action); to draft; to establish; to get (from a depot or counter); verb suffix, to start; (before place or time) starting from; classifier for occurrences or unpredictable events: case, instance; classifier for groups: batch, group;

Words containing 启, by HSK level

HSK 5 vocabulary list

  • 启发 (qǐ fā): to enlighten; to explain and arouse interest; to inspire; inspiration; heuristic (attributively); to teach; CL:个

HSK 6 vocabulary list

  • 启程 (qǐ chéng): to set out on a journey
  • 启蒙 (qǐ méng ): to instruct the young; to initiate; to awake sb from ignorance; to free sb from prejudice or superstition; primer; enlightened; the Enlightenment; Western learning from the late Qing dynasty;
  • 启事 (qǐ shì): announcement (written, on billboard, letter, newspaper or website); to post information; a notice
  • 启示 (qǐ shì): enlightenment; revelation; apocalypse