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孙子 sūn zi: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

孙子 (sūn zi) English Meaning

  • grandson (paternal)

Traditional Characters:  孫子

孙 is only found in HSK 4.

子 forms words in:

HSK 1, HSK 2, HSK 3, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to see them all.

Sample Sentences

  • 我的孙子还是个婴儿。
    Wǒ de sūn zǐ huán shì gè yīng’ér.
    My grandson is still a baby.
  • 传说彭祖是天帝的孙子。
    Chuánshuō péngzǔ shì tiāndì de sūnzi.
    It is said that Peng Zu was the grandson of a celestial emperor.
  • 他返老还童,玩儿他孙子的玩具火车。
    Tā fǎnlǎohuántóng, wán er tā sūnzi de wánjù huǒchē.
    He’s in his second childhood, playing with his grandson’s toy trains.
  • 除了他的孙子之外,这个老人谁也不想见。
    Chúle tā de sūn zǐ zhī wài, zhège lǎorén shéi yě bùxiǎng jiàn.
    The old man doesn’t want to see anyone but his grandson.
  • 老妇人和她孙子间有种莫名其妙的心灵相通的感觉。
    Lǎo fù rén hé tā sūnzi jiān yǒu zhǒng mòmíngqímiào de xīnlíng xiāngtōng de gǎnjué.
    There is a strange empathy between the old lady and her grandson.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

孙 (sūn): grandson; descendant

  • 子 (zi): child
  • 小 (xiǎo): small

子 (zi): (noun suffix); child; small thing

  • (zi): child

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 子

HSK 1 Word List

HSK 2 Word List

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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