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深 shēn: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

深 (shēn) English Meaning

  • deep
  • late
  • profound
  • dark (of color, water, etc.)
  • deep

Traditional Character:  

This character forms words in:

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

Sample Sentences

  • 颜色深了些。
    Yánsè shēnle xiē.
    The colour is a bit too dark.
  • 这个洞多深?
    Zhège dòng duō shēn?
    How deep is the hole?
  • 雪深两英尺。
    Xuě shēn liǎng yīngchǐ.
    The snow is two feet in deep.
  • 这个湖有多深?
    Zhège hú yǒu duō shēn?
    What is the depth of the lake?
  • 积雪深及膝盖。
    Jī xuě shēn jí xīgài.
    The snow was knee deep.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

HSK 4 shen

深 (shēn): deep; late; profound; dark (of color, water, etc.); deep

  • 氵 (shui): water
  • 罙 (shēn): 罙

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 深

HSK 4 Word List

  • 深 (shēn): deep; late; profound; dark (of color, water, etc.); deep

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

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