西红柿 xī hóng shì: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

西红柿 (xī hóng shì) English Meaning

  • tomato

Traditional Characters:  西紅柿

西 forms words in:

HSK 1, HSK 2, HSK 3 and HSK 4.  CLICK HERE to see them all.

红 forms words in:

HSK 2, HSK 4 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to see them all.

柿 is only found in HSK 4.

Corresponding Classifiers|Measure Words:

  • (zhī)

Sample Sentences

  • 你要西红柿酱吗?
    Nǐ yào xīhóngshì jiàng ma?
    Would you like some tomato paste?
  • 先喝点西红柿汁开胃。
    Xiān hē diǎn xīhóngshì zhī kāiwèi.
    I’ll have tomato juice to start with.
  • 茄子,胡萝卜,西红柿。
    Qiézi, húluóbo, xīhóngshì.
    Eggplant, carrot, tomato.
  • 一公斤的番茄酱等于两公斤的西红柿。
    Yī gōngjīn de fānqié jiàng děngyú liǎng gōngjīn de xīhóngshì.
    1 kilo of tomato sauce equals 2 kilos of tomatoes.
  • 梅格买了一罐西红柿。
    Méi gé mǎile yī guàn xīhóngshì.
    Meg bought a can of tomatoes.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

西 (xī): west

  • 西 (xi): lid

红 (hóng): red; popular; revolutionary; bonus

  •  (sī): silk
  •  (gōng): work

柿 (shì): persimmon (fruit)

  • 木 (mù): tree
  • 市 (shì): market; city; CL: 個|个(gè)

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 西

HSK 1 Word List

HSK 2 Word List

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 红

HSK 2 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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