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黄河 huáng hé: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 3

黄河 (huáng hé) English Meaning

  • Yellow River

Traditional Characters: 黃河

黄 forms words in:

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

河 is only found in HSK 3.

Sample Sentences

  • 四月底,黄河的水发黑了。
    Sì yuèdǐ, huánghé de shuǐ fā hēile.
    At the end of April, the water of the Yellow River had darkened.
  • 我们住在黄河边上。
    Wǒmen zhù zài huánghé biān shàng.
    We live near the Yellow River. 
  • 一些中国的科学家说调水会破坏南方水系的生态,使它们变得像黄河一样没有用途。
    Yīxiē zhōngguó de kēxuéjiā shuō diào shuǐ huì pòhuài nánfāng shuǐxì de shēngtài, shǐ tāmen biàn dé xiàng huánghé yīyàng méiyǒu yòngtú.
    Some Chinese scientists say the diversion could destroy the ecology of the southern rivers, making them as useless as the Yellow River. 
  • 所谓中华文明的发源地的黄河是如此的污染以至于再也不能提供干净的饮用水。
    Suǒwèi zhōnghuá wénmíng de fǎ yuán dì de huánghé shì rúcǐ de wūrǎn yǐ zhìyú zài yě bùnéng tígōng gānjìng de yǐnyòng shuǐ.
    The Yellow River, the so-called birthplace of Chinese civilization, is so polluted it can no longer supply drinking water.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

hsk 3 huang

黄 (huáng): yellow; pornographic; to fall through

  • 黃(huáng): yellow
  • 廿(niàn): twenty (20), in a limited number of set expressions; also written using banker’s character 念
  • 由(yóu): to follow; from; it is for..to; reason; cause; because of; due to; to; to leave it (to somebody); by (introduces passive verb)
  • 八(bā): eight / separate
hsk 3 he

河 (hé): river; CL: 條|条(tiáo), 道(dào)

  • 氵(shui): water
  • 可(kě): can; may; able to; to approve; to permit; to suit; (particle used for emphasis) certainly; very

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 黄

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

  • 黄金(huáng jīn): gold

HSK 6 Word List

  • 黄昏(huáng hūn): dusk; evening; nightfall
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