性别 xìng bié: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

性别 (xìng bié) English Meaning

  • gender
  • sex
  • distinguishing between the sexes

Traditional Characters:  性別

性 forms words in:

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

别 forms words in:

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

Sample Sentences

  • 男性的具有上述性别之特点的或适合于这种性别的。
    Nánxìng de jùyǒu shàngshù xìngbié zhī tèdiǎn de huò shìhé yú zhè zhǒng xìngbié de.
    Characteristic of or appropriate to this sex; masculine.
  • 不论阶级,种族,性别,人人都可进这所学校上课。
    Bùlùn jiējí, zhǒngzú, xìngbié, rén rén dōu kě jìn zhè suǒ xuéxiào shàngkè.
    Everybody can come to this school, without respect to class, race, or sex.
  • 不同种族混合的由不同性别,种族或社会阶层组成的人和。
    Bùtóng zhǒngzú hùnhé de yóu bu tóng xìngbié, zhǒngzú huò shèhuì jiēcéng zǔchéng de rén hé.
    Made up of people of different sexes, races, or social classes.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

性 (xìng): nature; character; property; quality; attribute; sexuality; sex; gender; suffix forming adjective from verb; suffix forming noun from adjective, corresponding to -ness or -ity; essence; CL:個|个(gè)

  • 忄 (xin): heart
  • 生 (shēng): be born

别 (bié): do not; must not; to leave; to depart; to separate; to distinguish; to classify; other; another; to pin; to stick (something) in

  •  (kǒu): mouth
  •  (lì): force
  •  (lìng): other; another; separate; separately
  •  (dāo): knife

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 性

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 别

HSK 2 Word List

  • 别(bié): do not; must not; to pin; to leave; to depart; to separate; to distinguish; to classify; other; another

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

  • 分别(fēn bié): to part or leave each other; to distinguish; difference; in different ways; differently; separately or individually
  • 告别(gào bié): to leave; to bid farewell to; to say good-bye to
  • 个别(gè bié): individual; specific; respective; just one or two

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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