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盘子 pán zi: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 3

盘子 (pán zi) English Meaning

  • plate
  • tray
  • dish

Traditional Characters: 盤子

盘 forms words in:

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

子 forms words in:

HSK 1, HSK 2, HSK 3, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to jump to the list.

Sample Sentences

  • 他在盘子里堆满了食物。
    Tā zài pánzi lǐ duī mǎnle shíwù.
    He heaped the plate with food.
  • 他们把饼干倒在盘子里。
    Tāmen bǎ bǐnggān dào zài pánzi lǐ.
    They emptied the biscuits onto the plate.
  • 他的盘子里盛满了米饭。
    Tā de pánzi lǐ shèng mǎnle mǐfàn.
    His plate was piled high with rice.
  • 这个玻璃盘子很容易碎。
    Zhège bōlí pánzi hěn róngyì suì.
    This glass plate is very fragile.
  • 别摸那个盘子烫极了!
    Bié mō nàgè pánzi–tàng jíle!
    Don’t touch that dish it’s very hot!
  • 塑料盘子在烤箱里会化的。
    Sùliào pánzi zài kǎoxiāng lǐ huì huà de.
    A plastic dish will melt on the stove.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

盘 (pán): plate; dish; tray; board; hard drive (computing); to build; to coil; to check; to examine; to transfer (property); to make over; classifier for food: dish, helping; to coil; classifier for coils of wire; classifier for games of chess

  • (zhōu): boat
  • (mǐn): container

子 (zi): (noun suffix); child; small thing

 (zi): child

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 盘

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

  • 光盘(guāng pán): compact disc; CD or DVD; CD ROM; CL: 片(piàn), 张(zhāng)
  • 键盘(jiàn pán): keyboard

HSK 6 Word List

  • 盘旋(pán xuán): to spiral; to circle; to go around; to hover; to orbit

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 子

HSK 1 Word List

HSK 2 Word List

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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