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法律 fǎ lǜ: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

法律 (fǎ lǜ) English Meaning

  • law

Traditional Characters:  法律

法 forms words in:

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律 forms words in:

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

Corresponding Classifiers|Measure Words:

  • (tiáo)
  • (tào)
  • |个(gè)

Sample Sentences

  • 他触犯了法律。
    Tā chùfànle fǎlǜ.
    He broke the law.
  • 法律禁止盗窃。
    Fǎlǜ jìnzhǐ dàoqiè.
    The law forbids stealing.
  • 法律之前人人平等。
    Fǎlǜ zhīqián rén rén píngděng.
    All men are equal under the law.
  • 法律禁止贩卖毒品。
    Fǎlǜ jìnzhǐ fànmài dúpǐn.
    The sale of narcotics is prohibited by law.
  • 法律是无底的深渊。
    Fǎlǜ shì wú dǐ de shēnyuān.
    The law is a bottomless pit.
  • 法律不应受到侵犯。
    Fǎlǜ bù yìng shòudào qīnfàn.
    The law should not be violated.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

法 (fǎ): law; method; way; Buddhist teaching; Legalist

  • 氵 (shui): water
  • 去 (qù): to go; to go to (a place); to cause to go or send (somebody); to remove; to get rid of; (when used either before or after a verb) to go in order to do something; to be apart from in space or time; (after a verb of motion indicates movement away from the speaker); (used after certain verbs to indicate detachment or separation); (of a time or an event etc) just passed or elapsed

律 (lǜ): law; statute, principle; regulation

  • 彳 (chì): walk around
  • 聿 (yù): brush

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 法

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

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Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 律

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

  • 规律 (guī lǜ): rule (e.g. of science); law of behavior; regular pattern; rhythm; discipline
  • 纪律 (jì lǜ): discipline
  • 一律 (yí lǜ): uniformly; same; all; without exception

HSK 6 Word List

  • 旋律 (xuán lǜ): melody; rhythm

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