(kǒu )

口 English Translation

The English meaning of (kǒu ) is:

  • mouth
  • classifier for things with mouths (people, domestic animals, cannons, wells etc)
  • classifier for bites or mouthfuls

Example Usage of 口


Nǐ bùdé bù zhìzào yīxiē jíkǒu. You'll have to manufacture some kind of excuse.

Qìdí shēngxiǎng qǐ, chuán kāishǐ màn man de shǐ lí gǎngkǒu. A whistle blew, and the boat slowly began to pull out of port.

Niǔyuē shì de rénkǒu yǒu duōshǎo? How large is the population of New York City?

Yóuyú nóngyè de fāzhǎn, shípǐn quánqiú chǎnliàng nénggòu gēn shàng rénkǒu de zēngzhǎng, dàn zhǐshì xīshēngle jiānglái. Thanks to the development of agricultural science, world food production has managed to keep up with population growth - but only at the expense of the future.

Mílù de yúchuán ānquán de fǎnhuíle gǎngkǒu. The lost fishing boat made a safe return to harbour.


Chinese Radical (kǒu )

The character (kǒu ) is a radical in the following characters:


Chinese words containing 口

is a Chinese Radical
HSK Level 3
口 Stroke Count 3
口 Stroke Order