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父亲 fù qīn: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

父亲 (fù qīn) English Meaning

  • father
  • also pronounced with light tone (fù qin)

Traditional Characters:  父親

父 forms words in:

亲 forms words in:

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

Corresponding Classifiers|Measure Words:

  • |(gè)

Sample Sentences

  • 我爱我父亲。
    Wǒ ài wǒ fùqīn.
    I love my father.
  • 父亲是好的。
    Fùqīn shì hǎo de.
    Fathers are good.
  • 他害怕父亲。
    Tā hàipà fùqīn.
    He was afraid of his Father.
  • 父亲戒酒了。
    Fùqīn jiè jiǔle.
    Father stopped drinking.
  • 父亲不喝烈酒。
    Fùqīn bù hē liè jiǔ.
    My father doesn’t drink liquor.
  • 父亲是个好人。
    Fùqīn shìgè hǎorén.
    Father is a good person.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

HSK 4 fu 4

父 (fù): father

 (fù): father

HSK 4 qin 1

亲 (qīn): parent; one's own (flesh and blood); relative; related; marriage; bride; close; intimate; in person; first-hand; in favor of; pro-; to kiss

  •  (tóu): shelter, head
  •  (lì): standing up
  •  (děng): simplified tree

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 父

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

  • 祖父 (zǔ fù): father’s father; paternal grandfather

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 亲

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

  • 亲爱 (qīn ài): Dear or beloved (way of starting a letter)
  • 亲切 (qīn qiè): amiable; friendliness; gracious; hospitality; intimate; cordial; kind; close and dear; familiar
  • 亲自 (qīn zì): personally

HSK 6 Word List

    • 亲密 (qīn mì): intimate; close;
    • 亲热 (qīn rè): affectionate; intimate; warm-hearted

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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