(shí )

石 English Translation

The English meaning of (shí ) is:

  • rock
  • stone
  • stone inscription
  • one of the eight ancient musical instruments ( yīn)
  • surname Shi

(dàn )

石 English Translation

The English meaning of (dàn ) is:

  • dry measure for grain equal to ten dou 斗
  • ten pecks
  • one hundred liters

Example Usage of 石


Yīkuài yánshí cóng shàngmiàn luòxià. A rock fell from above.

Wǒmen guójiā bù quē shíyóu. We are not short of oil in this country.

Rìběn kào ālābó guójiā tígōng shíyóu. Japan relies on Arab countries for oil.

Zhè kē zuànshí bùshì zhēn de. This diamond is not real.


Chinese Radical (shí )

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


Chinese words containing 石

is a Chinese Radical
石 Stroke Count 5
Variants of (shí )
石 Stroke Order