NEWS:  HSK 5 & HSK 6 PAGES ARE UNDER CONSTRUCTION. Stay tuned and enjoy the rest of the site, and HSK 1-4!

出现 chū xiàn: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

出现 (chū xiàn) English Meaning

  • to appear
  • to arise
  • to emerge
  • to show up

Traditional Characters:  出現

出 words in:

HSK 1, HSK 2, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to see them all.

现 forms words in:

HSK 1, HSK 3, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to see them all.

Sample Sentences

  • 他没有在派对上出现。
    Tā méiyǒu zài pàiduì shàng chūxiàn.
    He didn’t show up at the party.
  • 凯莉将在电视上出现。
    Kǎi lì jiàng zài diànshì shàng chūxiàn.
    Kelly will appear on TV.
  • 比尔没有在派对上出现。
    Bǐ’ěr méiyǒu zài pàiduì shàng chūxiàn.
    Bill didn’t turn up at the party.
  • 星星开始在天空中出现。
    Xīngxīng kāishǐ zài tiānkōng zhòng chūxiàn.
    Stars began to appear in the sky.
  • 我不知道他甚么时候会出现。
    Wǒ bù zhīdào tā shénme shíhòu huì chūxiàn.
    I don’t know when he’ll show up.
  • 直到快要中午前他都没出现。
    Zhídào kuàiyào zhōng wǔqián tā dōu méi chūxiàn.
    He didn’t show up until shortly before noon.
Want to Practice Writing?
Check out our HSK 1 & HSK 2 Character Practice Sheets.

Stroke Order & Character Components

出 (chū): to go out; to come out; to occur; to produce; to go beyond; to rise; to put forth; to happen; classifier for dramas, plays, operas, etc.

  • 凵 (qiǎn): container
  • 丨 (gǔn): line

现 (xiàn): to appear; present; now; existing; current

  • (yù): jade
  • (jiàn): to see

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 出

HSK 1 Word List

HSK 2 Word List

  • 出 (chū): to go out; to come out; to occur; to produce; to go beyond; to rise; to put forth; to happen; classifier for dramas, plays, operas, etc.

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 现

HSK 1 Word List

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

Scroll to Top