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鸟 niǎo: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 3

鸟 (niǎo) English Meaning

  • bird
  • (dialect) to pay attention to
  • (intensifier) damned
  • godd*** (curse word)

Traditional Character:  

鸟 is only found in HSK 3.

Corresponding Classifiers|Measure Words:

  • (zhī)
  • (qún)

Sample Sentences

  • 鸟会飞。
    Niǎo huì fēi.
    A bird can fly.
  • 群鸟南翔。
    Qún niǎo nán xiáng.
    The birds flew south.
  • 鸟喜欢大米。
    Niǎo xǐhuān dàmǐ.
    The bird likes rice.
  • 那鸟展翅飞翔。
    Nà niǎo zhǎnchì fēixiáng.
    The bird extended its wings in flight.
  • 这只鸟不能飞。
    Zhè zhǐ niǎo bùnéng fēi.
    This bird can’t fly.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

hsk 3 niao

 (niǎo): bird

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