性格 xìng gé: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

性格 (xìng gé) English Meaning

  • nature (temperament)
  • nature
  • disposition
  • temperament
  • character

Traditional Characters:  性格

性 forms words in:

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格 forms words in:

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Corresponding Classifiers|Measure Words:

  • |(gè)

Sample Sentences

  • 他性格放纵。
    Tā xìnggé fàngzòng.
    His character is indulgent.
  • 她性格文静内向。
    Tā xìnggé wénjìng nèixiàng.
    She has a calm and introverted disposition.
  • 他的性格很消极。
    Tā dì xìnggé hěn xiāojí.
    He has a passive character.
  • 谨慎是那人性格的本质。
    Jǐnshèn shì nà rén xìnggé de běnzhí.
    Caution is the essence of that man’s character.
  • 学生们的性格各不相同。
    Xuéshēngmen dì xìnggé gè bù xiāngtóng.
    The students vary from one another in character.
  • 乔安娜性格温柔而腼腆。
    Qiáo ānnà xìnggé wēnróu ér miǎn tiǎn.
    Joanna had a gentle retiring disposition.
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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

格 (gé): square; frame; rule; (legal) case; style; character; standard; pattern; (grammar) case; (classical) to obstruct; to hinder; (classical) to arrive; to come; (classical) to investigate; to study exhaustively

  • 木 (mù): tree
  • 各 (gè): each; every

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 格

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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