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地点 dì diǎn: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

地点 (dì diǎn) English Meaning

  • place
  • site
  • location
  • venue

Traditional Characters:  地點

地 forms words in:

HSK 3, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to see them all. Please Note:  This character is also pronounced “de” when used as a structural particle (see it in HSK 3).

点 forms words in:

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

Corresponding Classifiers|Measure Words:

  • |(gè)

Sample Sentences

  • 他提前到达会面地点。
    Tā tíqián dàodá huìmiàn dìdiǎn.
    He arrived at the meeting place ahead of schedule.
  • 地点某物所在或可在的地方:地点。
    Dìdiǎn mǒu wù suǒzài huò kě zài dì dìfāng: Dìdiǎn.
    It is a place where something is or could be located; a site.
  • 咱们定好下次会议的时间和地点吧。
    Zánmen dìnghǎo xià cì huìyì de shíjiān hé dìdiǎn ba.
    Let’s fix a time and place for our next meeting.
  • 我们必须安排一个合适的时间和地点开会。
    Wǒmen bìxū ānpái yīgè héshì de shíjiān hé dìdiǎn kāihuì.
    We must arrange a suitable time and place for the meeting.
  • 那个地点的书店无法赚足够的钱生存下去。
    Nàgè dìdiǎn de shūdiàn wúfǎ zhuàn zúgòu de qián shēngcún xiàqù.
    A bookstore in that location wouldn’t make enough money to survive.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

地 (de): -ly; structural particle: used before a verb or adjective, linking it to preceding modifying adverbial adjunct

  • 土 (tǔ): earth
  • 也 (yě): also; too; (in Classical Chinese) final particle implying affirmation

点 (diǎn): point; dot; drop; speck; o'clock; point (in space or time); to draw a dot; to check on a list; to choose; to order (food in a restaurant); to touch briefly; to hint; to light; to ignite; to pour a liquid drop by drop; (old) one fifth of a two-hour watch 更 (gēng); dot stroke in Chinese characters; classifier for items

  • (bo): divination
  • (kǒu): mouth
  • (biāo): fire, legs

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 地

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

  • 当地(dāng dì): local; in the locality
  • 地道(dì dao): real; pure; genuine; typical; well-done; thorough
  • 地理(dì lǐ): geography
  • 地区(dì qū): regional; local; district (not necessarily formal administrative unit); region; area; as suffix to city name, means prefecture or county (area administered by a prefecture level city or county level city); CL: 個|个(gè)
  • 地毯(dì tǎn): carpet; rug
  • 地位(dì wèi): position; status; place; CL: 個|个(gè)
  • 地震(dì zhèn): earthquake
  • 陆地(lù dì): dry land (as opposed to the sea)
  • 土地(tǔdì): territory; land; soil; local god; Lar; genius loci; CL: 片(piàn)

HSK 6 Word List

  • 地步(dì bù): condition; situation; plight; extent; room for action
  • 地势(dì shì): terrain; topography relief
  • 地质(dì zhì): geology
  • 耕地(gēng dì): arable land; to plow land
  • 基地(jī dì): base (of operations); industrial or military base; al-Qaeda
  • 盆地(pén dì): basin (low-lying geographical feature); depression
  • 阵地(zhèn dì): position; front
  • 殖民地(zhí mín dì): colony

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 点

HSK 1 Word List

  • 点 (diǎn): a little; a bit; drop (of liquid); stain; spot; speck; jot; dot stroke (in Chinese characters); decimal point; point; mark (of degree or level); a place (with certain characteristics); iron bell; o’clock; some; (point) unit of measurement for type; to touch on briefly; to make clear; to light; to ignite; to kindle; period of time at night (24 minutes) (old); a drip; to dibble; classifier for small indeterminate quantities
  • 一点儿 (yī diǎn er): a little (bit) 

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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