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

周围 zhōu wéi: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

周围 (zhōu wéi) English Meaning

  • surroundings
  • environment
  • to encompass

Traditional Characters:  周圍

周 forms words in:

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

围 forms words in:

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

Sample Sentences

  • 在我们的周围没有敌人的迹象。
    Zài wǒmen de zhōuwéi méiyǒu dírén de jīxiàng.
    There is no sign of the enemy in our surroundings.
  • 一本好书会令你全神贯注,甚至忘掉周围和自己。
    Yī běn hǎo shū huì lìng nǐ quánshénguànzhù, shènzhì wàngdiào zhōuwéi hé zìjǐ.
    A good book can completely absorb your attention, to the extent that you forget your surroundings and even your existence.
  • 这房子本身并不特别合我的心意,但我喜欢它周围的环境。
    Zhè fángzi běnshēn bìng bù tèbié hé wǒ de xīnyì, dàn wǒ xǐhuān tā zhōuwéi de huánjìng.
    The house itself is not particularly to my liking, but I like its surroundings.
  • 我看了看周围。
    Wǒ kànle kàn zhōuwéi.
    I looked around me.
  • 农场周围榆树成篱。
    Nóngchǎng zhōuwéi yúshù chéng lí.
    The farm is fenced in with elms.
  • 周围的地区非常安静。
    Zhōuwéi dì dìqū fēicháng ānjìng.
    The surrounding area was very quiet.
become fluent in any language visit italki.com
Want to Practice Writing?
Check out our HSK 1 & HSK 2 Character Practice Sheets.

Stroke Order & Character Components

周 (zhōu): week; weekly; to make a circuit; to circle; circle; circumference; lap; cycle; complete; all; all over; thorough; to help financially

  • 冂 (jiōng): scope
  • 土 (tǔ): earth
  • 口 (kǒu): mouth

围 (wéi): to encircle; to surround; all around; to wear by wrapping around (scarf, shawl)

  •  (wéi): enclosure
  •  (wéi): soft leather

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 周

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 围

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

Scroll to Top

This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing to browse on this website, you accept the use of cookies for the above purposes.