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数量 shù liàng: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

数量 (shù liàng) English Meaning

  • quantity
  • amount

Traditional Characters:  數量

数 forms words in:

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

量 forms words in:

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

Corresponding Classifiers|Measure Words:

  • |(gè)

Sample Sentences

  • 数量不如质量。
    Shùliàng bùrú zhìliàng.
    Quality over quantity.
  • 但是,数量不对。
    Dànshì, shùliàng bùduì.
    However, the quantity was not correct.
  • 数学是研究纯数量的科学。
    Shùxué shì yánjiū chún shùliàng de kēxué.
    Mathematics is the science of pure quantity.
  • 未知数数值不明的一个数量
    Wèizhīshù shùzhí bùmíng de yīgè shùliàng
    A quantity of unknown numerical value
  • 对我来说,是质量不如数量。
    Duì wǒ lái shuō, shì zhìliàng bùrú shǔ liàng.
    I put quantity after quality.
  • 中等的中等的或一般的数量或范围的
    Zhōngděng de zhōngděng de huò yībān de shùliàng huò fànwéi de
    Of medium or average quantity or extent
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Stroke Order & Character Components

数 (shù): number; figure; several; CL: 個|个(gè)

  • 娄 (lóu): surname Lou; one of the 28 lunar mansions in Chinese astronomy
  • 攵 (suī): to bump / hand

量 (liàng): (liáng) to measure; (liàng) capacity; quantity; amount; to estimate; abbreviation for 量詞|量词(liàng cí), classifier (in Chinese grammar); measure word

  • 旦 (dàn): dawn; morning; day-break; day
  • 里 (lǐ): neighborhood

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 数

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

  • 数(shǔ): number; figure; several; a few
  • 数据(shù jù): data; numbers; digital
  • 数码(shù mǎ): numeral; figures; digital; amount; numerical code
  • 无数(wú shù): countless; numberless; innumerable

HSK 6 Word List

  • 数额(shù é): amount; sum of money; fixed number
  • 算数(suàn shù): to count numbers; to keep to one’s word; to hold (i.e. to remain valid); to count (i.e. to be important)

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 量

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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