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健康 jiàn kāng: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 3

健康 (jiàn kāng) English Meaning

  • health
  • healthy

Traditional Characters: 健康

健 forms words in:

HSK 3, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to jump to the list.

康 is only found in HSK 3.

Sample Sentences

  • 吸烟有害健康。
    Xīyān yǒuhài jiànkāng.
    Smoking is bad for your health.
  • 健康胜过财富。
    Jiànkāng shèngguò cáifù.
    Health is better than wealth.
  • 吸烟对健康有害。
    Xīyān duì jiànkāng yǒuhài.
    Smoking is injurious to health.
  • 锻鍊可增进健康。
    Duàn liàn kě zēngjìn jiànkāng.
    Exercise promotes health.
  • 健康比财富重要。
    Jiànkāng bǐ cáifù zhòngyào.
    Health is above wealth.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

hsk 3 jian 4

健 (jiàn): to invigorate; to strengthen; to be good at; to be strong in; healthy

  • 亻(rén): man
  • 廴(yǐn): great stride
  • 聿(yù): brush
  • 建(jiàn): to establish; to found; to set up; to build; to construct
hsk 3 kang

康 (kāng): healthy; peaceful; abundant

  • 广(guǎng): shelter
  • 隶(lì): servant

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 健

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

  • 健身(jiàn shēn ): to exercise; to keep fit; to work out; physical exercise;

HSK 6 Word List

  • 健全(jiàn quán): robust; strong
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