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号码 hào mǎ: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

号码 (hào mǎ) English Meaning

  • number

Traditional Characters:  號碼

号 forms words in:

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

码 forms words in:

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

Corresponding Classifiers|Measure Words:

  • (duī)
  • |(gè)

Sample Sentences

  • 把那个号码给我。
    Bǎ nàgè hàomǎ gěi wǒ.
    Give me that number.
  • 按下9,然后拨号码。
    Àn xià 9, ránhòu bōhàomǎ.
    Press 9 and then dial the number.
  • 这个号码你默记了吗?
    Zhège hàomǎ nǐ mò jìle ma?
    Did you memorize his number?
  • 我拨打了Tom的号码。
    Wǒ bōdǎle Tom de hàomǎ.
    I called Tom’s number.
  • 对不起,我拨错了号码。
    Duìbùqǐ, wǒ bō cuòle hàomǎ.
    I’m sorry, I dialed the wrong number.
  • 记下那个人的牌照号码!
    Jì xià nàgè rén de páizhào hào mǎ!
    Take down the man’s license plate number.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

号 (hào): ordinal number; day of a month; mark; sign; business establishment; size; ship suffix; horn (wind instrument); bugle call; assumed name; to take a pulse; classifier used to indicate number of people

  • 口 (kǒu): mouth
  • 丂 (kǎo): breath’ or ‘sigh’ component in Chinese characters
HSK 4 ma 3

码 (mǎ): weight; number; code; to pile; to stack; classifier for length or distance (yard), happenings, etc.

  •  (shí): stone
  •  (mǎ): horse

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 号

HSK 1 Word List

  • 号(hào):  day of a month; (suffix used after) name of a ship; (ordinal) number

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 码

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

  • 数码 (shù mǎ): numeral; figures; digital; amount; numerical code

HSK 6 Word List

  • 码头 (mǎ tóu): dock; pier; wharf; CL: 個|个(gè)
  • 起码 (qǐ mǎ): at the minimum; at the very least

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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