(zhōu )

州 English Translation

The English meaning of (zhōu ) is:

  • prefecture
  • (old) province
  • (old) administrative division
  • state (e.g. of US)
  • oblast (Russia)
  • canton (Switzerland)

Example Usage of 州


Sǐxíng zài měiguó de hěnduō zhōudōu bèi fèichúle. The death penalty had been done away with in many states in the USA.

Yīgè cóng élēigāng zhōu lái de péngyǒu, bùlǎng xiānshēng míngtiān huì lái bàifǎng wǒmen. Mr. Brown, a friend from Oregon, will visit us tomorrow.

Měiguó yǒu 50 gè zhōu. There are fifty states in the United States.


Chinese words containing 州

州 Radical
HSK Level 6
州 Stroke Count 6
州 Stroke Order