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分 fēn: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 3

分 (fēn) English Meaning

  • to divide
  • to separate
  • to distribute
  • to allocate
  • to distinguish (good and bad)
  • part or subdivision
  • fraction
  • one tenth (of certain units)
  • unit of length equivalent to 0.33 cm
  • minute
  • a point (in sports or games)
  • 0.01 yuan (unit of money)

Traditional Character:  

This character forms words in:

HSK 1, HSK 3, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to jump to the list.

Sample Sentences

  • 他胜任这分工作。
    Tā shèngrèn zhè fēn gōngzuò.
    He was equal to the job.
  • 把披萨分成三分。
    Bǎ pīsà fēnchéng sān fēn.
    Divide the pizza in three.
  • 请把披萨分成三分。
    Qǐng bǎ pīsà fēnchéng sān fēn.
    Please divide the pizza into three parts.
  • 是非对错并不难分。
    Shìfēi duì cuò bìng bù nán fēn.
    It is easy to distinguish good from evil.
  • 这钱你和我分了吧。
    Zhè qián nǐ hé wǒ fēnle ba.
    Let’s divide this money between you and me.
  • 我订阅了两分报纸。
    Wǒ dìngyuèle liǎng fēn bàozhǐ.
    I subscribe to two newspapers.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

  • (bā): eight / separate
  • (dāo): knife

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 分

HSK 1 Word List

HSK 3 Word List

  • 分 (fēn): to divide; to separate; to allocate; to distinguish (good and bad); part or subdivision; fraction; one-tenth (of certain units); unit of length equivalent to 0.33 cm; minute; a point (in sports or games); 0.01 yuan (unit of money)

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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