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爷爷 yé ye: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 3

爷爷 (yé ye) English Meaning

  • (informal) father’s father
  • paternal grandfather

Traditional Characters: 爺爺

爷 is only found in HSK 3.

Corresponding Classifiers|Measure Words:

  • (ge)

Sample Sentences

  • 你爷爷多大了?
    Nǐ yéyé duōdàle?
    How old is your grandfather?
  • 我照顾我的爷爷。
    Wǒ zhàogù wǒ de yéyé.
    I take care of my grandfather.
  • 我爷爷每天吃药。
    Wǒ yéyé měitiān chī yào.
    My grandfather takes medicine every day.
  • 我爷爷是个木匠。
    Wǒ yéyé shìgè mùjiàng.
    My grandfather is a carpenter.
  • 我上周看到了爷爷。
    Wǒ shàng zhōu kàn dàole yéyé.
    I saw grandfather last week.
  • 爷爷,你装个妖怪!
    Yéyé, nǐ zhuāng gè yāoguài!
    Be a monster, grandfather!
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Stroke Order & Character Components

hsk 3 ye 2
  • 父(fù): father
  • 卩 (jié): seal
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