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头发 tóu fa: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 3

头发 (tóu fa) English Meaning

  • hair (on the head)

Traditional Characters: 頭發

头 forms words in:

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

发 forms words in:

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

Sample Sentences

  • 头发想怎么弄?
    Tóufǎ xiǎng zěnme nòng?
    What kind of hairstyle would you like?
  • 她的头发很短。
    Tā de tóufǎ hěn duǎn.
    Her hair is very short.
  • 他头发长长的。
    Tā tóufǎ zhǎng zhǎng de.
    He had long hair.
  • 她拍落几绺头发。
    Tā pāi luò jǐ liǔ tóufǎ.
    She patted down a few wisps of hair.
  • 我有栗色的头发。
    Wǒ yǒu lìsè de tóufǎ.
    I have brown hair.
  • 我的头发爱打结。
    Wǒ de tóufǎ ài dǎ jié.
    My hair knots easily.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

hsk 3 tou

头 (tóu): head; hair style; the top; end; beginning or end; a stub; remnant; chief; boss; side; aspect; first; leading; classifier for pigs or livestock; CL: 個|个(gè)

  • 丶 (zhǔ): stroke
  • 丶 (zhǔ): stroke
  • 大 (dà): big
hsk 3 fa

发(fā): to send out; to show (one's feeling); to issue; to develop; classifier for gunshots (rounds)

  • 𠂇: hand
  • 丶 (zhǔ): stroke
  • 又 (yòu): still / hand

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 头

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 发

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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