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春 chūn: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 3

春(chūn) English Meaning

  • spring (time)
  • gay
  • joyful
  • youthful
  • love
  • lust
  • life

Traditional Character:  

This character forms words in:

Sample Sentences

  • 在英国杜鹃鸟是报春的使者。
    Zài yīngguó dùjuān niǎo shì bào chūn de shǐzhě.
    In England, the cuckoo is the herald of spring.
  • 中国孩子会在春节前买很多鞭炮。
    Zhōngguó háizi huì zài chūnjié qián mǎi hěnduō biānpào.
    Chinese children like to buy many firecrackers before the Spring Festival.
  • 秋天不下很多雨,但春天下很多雨。
    Qiūtiān bùxià hěnduō yǔ, dàn chūntiān xià hěnduō yǔ.
    It doesn’t rain a lot in fall, but it rains a lot in spring.
  • 那湖全让冰封住了,到晚春才解冻。
    Nà hú quán ràng bīng fēng zhùle, dào wǎnchūn cái jiědòng.
    The lake was frozen over until late spring.
  • 一花独放不是春,百花齐放春满园。
    Yī huā dú fàng bùshì chūn, bǎihuāqífàng chūn mǎn yuán.
    A single flower does not make it spring.
  • 不知何时春暖花开,今天早晨还下雪了。
    Bùzhī hé shí chūnnuǎn huā kāi, jīntiān zǎochén hái xià xuěle.
    I don’t know when spring will come and when the flowers will bloom. It was still snowing this morning.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

hsk 3 chun
  • -: unidentified strokes
  • 日 (rì): sun

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 春

HSK 3 Word List

  • 春(chūn): spring (time); gay; joyful; youthful; love; lust; life

HSK 5 Word List

  • 青春(qīng chūn): youth; youthfulness
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