(shǎo )

少 English Translation

The English meaning of (shǎo ) is:

  • few
  • less
  • to lack
  • to be missing
  • to stop (doing sth)
  • seldom

(shào )

少 English Translation

The English meaning of (shào ) is:

  • young

Example Usage of 少


Hěn shǎo rén zhème rènwéi. Few people think so.

Zhège bān yǒu duō shào nánshēng? How many boys are there in this class?

Wǒ bàba duì wǒ de ài hé zhàogù bùbǐ wǒ māmā shǎo. My father was no less affectionate and tender to me than my mother was.

Wǒ de fángjiān hào shì duōshǎo? What is my room number?

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

Shùjù biǎomíng niánqīng rén chōuyān de xiànxiàng méiyǒu jiǎnshǎo. As is evident from the data, smoking is not decreasing among the young.

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

Xiǎng chī duōshǎo bǐnggān jiù chī duōshǎo. Take as many cookies as you want.

Suǒyǒu de yīyào fèi wǒ dàgài yào fù duōshǎo? About how much will I have to pay for all the treatments?

Bùguǎn wǒ gēn tā shuōle duōshǎo cì, tā háishì jìxù fàn tóngyàng de cuòwù. No matter how often I tell her, she keeps making the same mistake.

Tā de fēnshù zǒng bǐ wǒ gāo, jǐnguǎn tā xuéxí dé shǎo yīdiǎn. His scores are always better than mine, even though he doesn't study very much.



Decomposition of 少


Chinese words containing 少

少 Radical
HSK Level 1
少 Stroke Count 4
少 Stroke Order