普遍 pǔ biàn: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

普遍 (pǔ biàn) English Meaning

  • universal
  • general
  • widespread
  • common

Traditional Characters:  普遍

普 forms words in:

遍 forms words in:

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Sample Sentences

  • 歧视黑人仍是普遍现象。
    Qíshì hēirén réng shì pǔbiàn xiànxiàng.
    Discrimination against blacks is still common.
  • 地震后人们普遍觉得恐慌。
    Dìzhèn hòu rénmen pǔbiàn juédé kǒnghuāng.
    There was widespread panic after the earthquake.
  • 在某些国家,火葬比土葬普遍。
    Zài mǒu xiē guójiā, huǒzàng bǐ tǔzàng pǔbiàn.
    Cremation is more common than burial in some countries.
  • 这些观点在知识分子中很普遍。
    Zhèxiē guāndiǎn zài zhīshì fēnzǐ zhōng hěn pǔbiàn.
    These views are common among intellectuals.
  • 辐射泄露的消息引起了公众的普遍恐慌。
    Fúshè xièlòu de xiāoxī yǐnqǐle gōngzhòng de pǔbiàn kǒnghuāng.
    The news of the radiation leak caused widespread panic among the public.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

HSK 4 pu

普 (pǔ): general; popular; everywhere; universal

  •  (bìng): stand or place side by side
  •  (rì): sun
HSK 4 bian 4

遍 (biàn): everywhere; all over; classifier for actions: one time

  • 辶 (chuò): brisk walking
  • 扁 (biǎn): flat; (coll.) to beat (sb) up; old variant of 匾(biǎn)

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 普

HSK 4 Word List

  • 普遍 (pǔ biàn): universal; general; widespread; common
  • 普通话 (pǔ tōng huà): Mandarin (common language); Putonghua (common speech of the Chinese language); ordinary speech

HSK 6 Word List

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 遍

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

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