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尊重 zūn zhòng: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

尊重 (zūn zhòng) English Meaning

  • esteem
  • respect
  • to honor
  • to value something

Traditional Characters:  尊重

尊 forms words in:

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

重 forms words in:

HSK 1, HSK 2, HSK 3, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to see them all. PLEASE NOTE:  This character is also pronounced chóng in other HSK levels.

Sample Sentences

  • 他们互相尊重。
    Tāmen hùxiāng zūnzhòng.
    They have mutual respect.
  • 他的行为值得尊重。
    Tā de xíngwéi zhídé zūnzhòng.
    His behavior is worthy of respect.
  • 我们要尊重传统文化。
    Wǒmen yào zūn chóng chuántǒng wénhuà.
    We must have respect for tradition.
  • 我非常尊重他的工作。
    Wǒ fēicháng zūnzhòng tā de gōngzuò.
    I esteem his work highly.
  • 我们必须尊重别人的私隐。
    Wǒmen bìxū zūnzhòng biérén de sī yǐn.
    We must respect the privacy of others.
  • 我们应该尊重婚姻的神圣。
    Wǒmen yīnggāi zūn chóng hūnyīn de shénshèng.
    We should respect the sanctity of marriage.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

尊 (zūn): senior; of a senior generation; to honor; to respect; honorific; classifier for cannons and statues; ancient wine vessel

  •  (qiú): tribal chief
  •  (cùn): thumb

重 (zhòng): heavy; serious; to attach importance to

  • 千 (qiān): thousand
  • 里 (lǐ): neighborhood

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 尊

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 重

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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