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第 English Translation

The English meaning of ( ) is:

  • (prefix indicating ordinal number, e.g. first, number two etc)
  • order
  • (old) rank in the imperial examinations
  • mansion
  • (literary) but
  • just

Example Usage of 第


Wǒ jiāng quèbǎo nǐmen zài dì yī nián hòu yǒu yīgè zēngzhǎng. I'll see to it that you have a raise after the first year.

Bào bó dì yī gè dàodá zhōngdiǎn xiàn. Bob reached the finish line first.

Dì yī pái de zuòwèi 5 měiyuán. The charge for a front row seats is 5 dollars.

Yánzhe zhè tiáo lù zhí zǒu, dào dì sān gè hónglǜdēng dì dìfāng yòu zhuǎn. Go straight down this street and turn right at the third light.

Xíguàn shì dì èr tiān xìng. Habit is second nature.

Nà shì rénlèi dì yī cì zài yuèqiú shàng xíngzǒu. That was the first time that a man walked on the moon.

Wǒ cōngcōng máng mang, wèi de shì néng gǎn shàng dì yī bān huǒchē. I hurried in order to catch the first train.

Tā zuìduō néng ná dào dì sān míng. At best he may take third place.

Wǒ bàba cānjiāle liàolǐ jìngsài bìng déliǎo dì yī míng. My father participated in a cooking contest and came in first.



Decomposition of 第


Chinese words containing 第

第 Radical
第 Stroke Count 11
第 Stroke Order