(bàn )

半 English Translation

The English meaning of (bàn ) is:

  • half
  • semi-
  • incomplete
  • (after a number) and a half

Example Usage of 半


Tā bànnián hòu jiù yào chūguóle. She's leaving the country in six months.

Tā dà bànshēng dōu zhù zài guó wài. He lived abroad for much of his life.

Shìgù dānwùle wǒmen bàn xiǎoshí. An accident delayed us for half an hour.

Tā bànyè dǎle gè diànhuà gěi wǒ. He gave me a ring at midnight.

Tuìxiū hòu tā de shōurù shǎole yībàn. His income was diminished by half after retirement.

Xuéxiào 8 diǎn bàn kāishǐ shàngkè. School begins at eight-thirty.



Chinese words containing 半

半 Radical
HSK Level 3
半 Stroke Count 5
半 Stroke Order