(wèi )

位 English Translation

The English meaning of (wèi ) is:

  • position
  • location
  • place
  • seat
  • classifier for people (honorific)
  • classifier for binary bits (e.g. 十六位 16-bit or 2 bytes)

Example Usage of 位


Rúguǒ tā niánqīng yīdiǎn, tā jiāng hěn shìhé zhège zhíwèi. If he were a little younger, he would be eligible for the post.

Bǎ zhèxiē zuòwèi liú gěi lǎorén. Keep these seats for the elderly.

Dì yī pái de zuòwèi 5 měiyuán. The charge for a front row seats is 5 dollars.

Jiàotáng wèiyú shānjiǎo. The church is at the foot of a mountain.

Tā xiàng nà wèi nǚshì wènhǎo. He saluted the lady.

Ruìshì wèiyú fàguó, yìdàlì, àodìlì hé déguó zhī jiān. Switzerland is located between France, Italy, Austria and Germany.

Nǐ rènwéi tā shìhé zhège zhíwèi ma? Do you think he is good for the position?



Decomposition of 位


Chinese words containing 位

位 Radical
HSK Level 3
位 Stroke Count 7
位 Stroke Order