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文明 wénmíng:  Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 5 UNDER CONSTRUCTION

文明 (wénmíng) English Meaning

  • civilized
  • civilization
  • culture

Traditional Characters:  文明

+ is only found in HSK 5.

This character forms words in:

HSK 1, HSK 2, HSK 3, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to see them all.

This character forms words in:

HSK 1, HSK 2, HSK 3, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to see them all.

Corresponding Classifiers|Measure Words:

  • 個|个 (gè)

Sample Sentences

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Stroke Order & Character Components

文 (wén): language; culture; writing; formal; literary; gentle; (old) classifier for coins; Kangxi radical 118

  • (wén): writing

明 (míng): bright; opposite: dark 暗 (àn); (of meaning) clear; to understand; next; public or open; wise; generic term for a sacrifice to the gods; Ming Dynasty (1368-1644); surname Ming; Ming (c. 2000 BC), fourth of the legendary Flame Emperors, 炎帝 (Yán Dì) descended from Shennong 神農|神农 ([Shén Nóng) Farmer God

  • (rì): sun
  • (yuè): moon

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 文

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

  • 文章(wén zhāng): article; essay; literary works; writings; hidden meaning; CL: 篇(piān), 段(duan4), 页(yè)

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 明

HSK 1 Word List

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

  • 说明(shuō míng): to explain; to illustrate; explanation; directions; caption; CL:  個|个(gè)
  • 证明(zhèng míng): proof; certificate; identification; testimonial; to prove; to testify; to confirm the truth of; CL:  個|个(gè)

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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