[ zi3 ] son / child / seed / egg / small thing / 1st earthly branch: 11 p.m.-1 a.m., midnight, 11th solar month (7th December to 5th January), year of the Rat / Viscount, fourth of five orders of nobility 五等爵位[wu3 deng3 jue2 wei4] / ancient Chinese compass point: 0° (north)
[ zi5 ] (noun suffix)
[ hai2 zi5 ] child
[ ri4 zi5 ] day / a (calendar) date / days of one's life
[ fang2 zi5 ] house / building (single- or two-story) / apartment / room / CL:棟|栋[dong4],幢[zhuang4],座[zuo4],套[tao4],間|间[jian1]
[ er2 zi5 ] son
[ du4 zi5 ] belly / abdomen / stomach / CL:個|个[ge4]
[ bei4 zi5 ] all one's life / lifetime
[ yang4 zi5 ] appearance / manner / pattern / model
[ shi1 zi5 zuo4 ] Leo (constellation and sign of the zodiac)
[ jiao3 zi5 ] dumpling / pot-sticker / CL:個|个[ge4],隻|只[zhi1]
[ lao3 zi3 ] Laozi or Lao-tze (c. 500 BC), Chinese philosopher, the founder of Taoism / the sacred book of Daoism, 道德經|道德经 by Laozi
[ lao3 zi5 ] father / daddy / "I, your father" (in anger, or out of contempt) / I (used arrogantly or jocularly)
[ shi1 zi3 ] Leo (star sign) / Shihtzu township in Pingtung County 屏東縣|屏东县[Ping2 dong1 Xian4], Taiwan
[ shi1 zi5 ] lion / CL:隻|只[zhi1],頭|头[tou2]
[ wang2 zi3 ] prince / son of a king
[ shuang1 zi3 ] Gemini (star sign)
[ nao3 zi5 ] brains / mind / CL:個|个[ge4]
[ nu:3 zi3 ] woman / female
[ nan2 zi3 ] a man / a male
[ qi1 zi3 ] wife and children
[ qi1 zi5 ] wife / CL:個|个[ge4]
[ xie2 zi5 ] shoe
[ bi2 zi5 ] nose / CL:個|个[ge4],隻|只[zhi1]
[ bei4 zi5 ] quilt / CL:床[chuang2]
[ ya1 zi5 ] duck / male prostitute (slang)
[ mei4 zi5 ] (dialect) younger sister / girl
[ tu4 zi5 ] hare / rabbit / CL:隻|只[zhi1]
[ jing4 zi5 ] mirror / CL:面[mian4],個|个[ge4]
[ hai2 zi5 men5 ] children
[ ku4 zi5 ] trousers / pants / CL:條|条[tiao2]
[ pang4 zi5 ] fat person / fatty
[ yin2 zi5 ] money / silver
[ mao4 zi5 ] hat / cap / (fig.) label / bad name / CL:頂|顶[ding3]
[ mian4 zi5 ] outer surface / outside / honor / reputation / face (as in "losing face") / self-respect / feelings / (medicinal) powder
[ dian4 zi3 ] electronic / electron (particle physics)
[ sang3 zi5 ] throat / voice / CL:把[ba3]
[ bo2 zi5 ] neck / CL:個|个[ge4]
[ feng1 zi5 ] madman / lunatic
[ zhuo1 zi5 ] table / desk / CL:張|张[zhang1],套[tao4]
[ bao1 zi5 ] steamed stuffed bun / CL:個|个[ge4]
[ pian1 zi5 ] film / movie / film reel / phonograph record / X-ray image
[ pian4 zi5 ] thin flake / small piece
[ yi1 xia4 zi5 ] in a short while / all at once / all of a sudden
[ sha3 zi5 ] idiot / fool
[ bei1 zi5 ] cup / glass / CL:個|个[ge4],隻|只[zhi1]
[ xiao3 zi3 ] (literary) youngster / (old) young fellow (term of address used by the older generation) / (old) I, me (used in speaking to one's elders)
[ xiao3 zi5 ] (coll.) boy / (derog.) joker / guy / (despicable) fellow
[ ni2 zi5 ] woolen cloth
[ pian4 zi5 ] swindler / a cheat
[ wan2 zi5 ] pills / balls / meatballs
[ che1 zi5 ] car or other vehicle (bicycle, truck etc)
[ fen4 zi5 ] one's share of a gift price
[ yi1 bei4 zi5 ] (for) a lifetime
[ xia4 bei4 zi5 ] the next life
[ guo3 zi5 ] fruit
[ kuai4 zi5 ] chopsticks / CL:對|对[dui4],根[gen1],把[ba3],雙|双[shuang1]
[ wa4 zi5 ] socks / stockings / CL:隻|只[zhi1],對|对[dui4],雙|双[shuang1]
[ tie3 zi5 ] card / invitation / message / (forum) post
[ ying3 zi5 ] shadow / reflection / (fig.) hint / indication / influence / CL:個|个[ge4]
[ qun2 zi5 ] skirt / CL:條|条[tiao2]
[ pai2 zi5 ] sign / trademark / brand
[ fu4 zi3 ] father and son
[ wu1 zi5 ] house / room / CL:間|间[jian1]
[ jun1 zi3 ] nobleman / person of noble character
[ duan4 zi5 ] item of storytelling or performed dialogue (folk arts) / sketch
[ xiao3 hai2 zi5 ] child
[ sun1 zi3 ] Sun Tzu, also known as Sun Wu 孫武|孙武[Sun1 Wu
[ sun1 zi5 ] grandson / son's son
[ wen2 zi5 ] mosquito
[ zi3 nu:3 ] children / sons and daughters
[ ju2 zi5 ] tangerine / CL:個|个[ge4],瓣[ban4]
[ hou2 zi5 ] monkey / CL:隻|只[zhi1]
[ qie2 zi5 ] eggplant (Solanum melongena L.) / aubergine / brinjal / Guinea squash / phonetic "cheese" (when being photographed) / equivalent of "say cheese"
[ zhe4 yang4 zi5 ] so / such / this way / like this
[ yi3 zi5 ] chair / CL:把[ba3],套[tao4]
[ zi3 dan4 ] bullet / CL:粒[li4],顆|颗[ke1],發|发[fa1]
[ la1 du4 zi5 ] (coll.) to have diarrhea
[ sha2 zi5 ] (dialect) what
[ tian1 zi3 ] the (rightful) emperor / "Son of Heaven" (traditional English translation)
[ zhi2 zi5 ] brother's son / nephew
[ he2 zi5 ] box / case
[ hu2 zi5 ] beard / mustache or whiskers / facial hair / CL:撮[zuo3],根[gen1] / (coll.) bandit
[ yan4 zi5 ] swallow
[ xiang1 zi5 ] suitcase / chest / box / case / trunk / CL:隻|只[zhi1],個|个[ge4]
[ bao1 jiao3 zi5 ] to wrap jiaozi (dumplings or potstickers)
[ zhong3 zi5 ] seed / CL:顆|颗[ke1],粒[li4]
[ wei4 zi5 ] place / seat
[ you4 zi5 ] pomelo (Citrus maxima or C. grandis) / shaddock / oriental grapefruit
[ fen4 zi3 ] members of a class or group / political elements (such as intellectuals or extremists) / part
[ fen1 zi3 ] molecule / (math) numerator of a fraction
[ ju4 zi5 ] sentence / CL:個|个[ge4]
[ sao3 zi5 ] (coll.) older brother's wife / sister-in-law / CL:個|个[ge4]
[ cheng2 zi5 ] orange
[ gua1 zi3 ] melon seed / seeds of pumpkin, watermelon or sunflower etc, roasted and flavored, consumed as a snack
[ xue1 zi5 ] boots
[ shang4 bei4 zi5 ] one's ancestors / past generations / a former incarnation
[ mei4 zhi3 ] (Internet slang) (pun on 妹子[mei4 zi5])
[ du4 zi5 tong4 ] stomachache / bellyache
[ ping2 zi5 ] bottle / CL:個|个[ge4]
[ qu3 zi5 ] poem for singing / tune / music / CL:支[zhi1]
[ ye4 mao1 zi5 ] owl / (fig.) night owl
[ ye4 zi5 ] foliage / leaf / CL:片[pian4]
[ mo4 jia1 ] Mohist School of the Warring States Period (475-220 BC), founded by the philosopher 墨子[Mo4 zi3]
[ ge1 zi5 ] pigeon / dove / various birds of the family Columbidae
[ quan1 zi5 ] circle / ring / (social) circle
[ ge2 zi5 ] lattice / check (pattern of squares)
[ shuang1 zi3 zuo4 ] Gemini (constellation and sign of the zodiac)
[ zong4 zi5 ] glutinous rice and choice of filling wrapped in leaves and boiled
[ cai2 zi3 ] gifted scholar
[ yuan4 zi5 ] courtyard / garden / yard / patio / CL:個|个[ge4] / (old) servant
[ juan3 zi5 ] steamed roll / spring roll
[ juan4 zi5 ] test paper / examination paper
[ ju2 zi5 ] tangerine / also written 橘子 / CL:個|个[ge4],瓣[ban4]
[ yi1 zhen4 zi5 ] a while / a spell / a short time / a burst
[ chi4 zi3 ] newborn baby / the people (of a country)
[ tou2 zi5 ] dice
[ jia1 zi5 ] household / family
[ xiao3 huo3 zi5 ] young man / young guy / lad / youngster / CL:個|个[ge4]
[ dai4 zi5 ] bag
[ jin1 zi3 ] Kaneko (Japanese surname)
[ jin1 zi5 ] gold
[ gu3 zi5 ] ribs / frame
[ zhen4 zi5 ] period of time
[ kong3 zi3 ] Confucius (551-479 BC), Chinese thinker and social philosopher, also known as 孔夫子[Kong3 fu1 zi3]
[ shen1 zi5 ] body / pregnancy / health
[ zhua3 zi5 ] (animal's) claw
[ pan2 zi5 ] tray / plate / dish / CL:個|个[ge4]
[ bang4 zi5 ] stick / club / cudgel / maize (corn) / ear of maize / corncob / (derog.) Korean
[ sheng2 zi5 ] cord / string / rope / CL:條|条[tiao2]
[ li4 zi5 ] chestnut
[ niang2 zi3 ] (dialect) form of address for one's wife / polite form of address for a woman
[ qin1 zi3 ] parent and child / parent-child (relationship) / two successive generations
[ zhao4 zi3 long2 ] courtesy name of Zhao Yun 趙雲|赵云[Zhao4 Yun2], general of Shu in Romance of the Three Kingdoms
[ shi4 zi5 ] persimmon / CL:個|个[ge4]
[ gui4 zi5 ] cupboard / cabinet
[ jia4 zi5 ] shelf / frame / stand / framework / airs / arrogance
[ shun4 zi5 ] a straight (poker, mahjong)
[ shao2 zi5 ] scoop / ladle / CL:把[ba3]
[ dan3 zi5 ] courage / nerve / guts
[ kan4 yang4 zi5 ] it seems / it looks as if
[ pi3 zi5 ] ruffian / hooligan
[ dou4 zi5 ] bean / pea / CL:顆|颗[ke1]
[ ge4 zi5 ] height / stature / build / size
[ dian4 shang1 ] e-commerce (abbr. for 電子商務|电子商务[dian4 zi3 shang1 wu4]) / (old) to negotiate by telegram or telephone
[ ben3 zi5 ] book / notebook / edition / CL:本[ben3]
[ di4 zi3 ] disciple / follower
[ hai2 zi5 qi4 ] boyish / childish
[ cai2 zi3 jia1 ren2 ] gifted scholar, beautiful lady (idiom) / pair of ideal lovers
[ xie1 zi5 ] scorpion
[ sheng1 zi3 ] to give birth to a child or children
[ deng4 zi5 ] stool / small seat
[ lian2 zi3 ] lotus seed
[ huang2 zi3 ] prince
[ sha1 zi5 ] sand / grit / CL:粒[li4],把[ba3]
[ ye1 zi5 ] coconut
[ chong2 zi5 ] insect / bug / worm / CL:條|条[tiao2],隻|只[zhi1]
[ you2 zi3 ] person living or traveling far from home
[ biao3 zi5 ] prostitute / whore
[ tao2 zi5 ] peach
[ jiang4 zi3 ] dark reddish purple / Internet slang abbr. for 這樣子|这样子[zhe4 yang4 zi5]
[ jia1 zi5 ] clip / clamp / tongs / folder / wallet
[ xia1 zi5 ] blind person
[ gong1 zi3 ] son of an official / son of nobility / your son (honorific)
[ zi3 gong1 ] uterus / womb
[ mu3 zi3 ] mother and child / parent and subsidiary (companies) / principal and interest
[ lao3 tou2 zi5 ] (coll.) old man / (said of an aging husband) my old man
[ sheng4 ren2 ] saint / sage / refers to Confucius 孔子[Kong3 zi3] / the current reigning Emperor
[ shou4 zi5 ] thin person
[ yue4 zi5 ] traditional one-month confinement period following childbirth / puerperium
[ gui3 zi5 ] devils / refers to 日本鬼子, wartime term insult for Japanese
[ xing4 zi5 ] temper
[ feng1 xin4 zi3 ] hyacinth (flower)
[ xiang4 zi5 ] alley
[ yang4 r5 ] see 樣子|样子[yang4 zi5]
[ lao3 ye2 zi5 ] my (you etc) old father / polite appellation for an elderly male
[ li4 zi5 ] case / (for) instance / example / CL:個|个[ge4]
[ kou4 zi5 ] button
[ kou3 zi5 ] hole / opening / cut / gap / gash / my husband or wife / classifier for people (used for indicating the number of people in a family etc) / precedent
[ dao1 zi5 ] knife / CL:把[ba3]
[ tong2 zi3 ] boy
[ chang3 zi5 ] (coll.) gathering place / public venue
[ xiu4 zi5 ] sleeve
[ dou4 men4 zi5 ] (dialect) to joke
[ zi3 sun1 ] offspring / posterity
[ han4 zi5 ] man / fellow / (dialect) husband
[ zhi2 er2 ] see 姪子|侄子[zhi2 zi5]
[ ji1 zi5 ] machine / device
[ lang4 zi3 ] loafer / wastrel / prodigal son
[ song1 zi3 ] pine nut
[ dan1 zi3 ] the only son of a family / (functional programming or philosophy) monad
[ dan1 zi5 ] list of items / bill / form / bedsheet
[ lian4 zi5 ] chain
[ ban4 bei4 zi5 ] half of a lifetime
[ gai4 zi5 ] cover / lid / shell
[ chui2 zi5 ] hammer / CL:把[ba3]
[ long2 zi5 ] cage / basket / container
[ nan2 zi3 han4 ] man (i.e. manly, masculine)
[ cun1 zi5 ] village
[ hao4 zi5 ] (dialect) mouse / rat
[ zhu2 zi5 ] bamboo / CL:棵[ke1],支[zhi1],根[gen1]
[ guan4 zi5 ] jar / pitcher / pot
[ dian4 zi3 shu1 ] electronic book / e-book / e-book reader
[ dian3 zi5 ] spot / point / dot / speck / drop (of liquid) / droplet / point (of argument) / idea / crux / indication / pointer
[ luo2 zi5 ] mule / CL:匹[pi3],頭|头[tou2]
[ ling3 zi5 ] shirt collar
[ bian1 zi5 ] whip / CL:根[gen1]
[ tuan2 zi5 ] dango (Japanese dumpling)
稿 [ gao3 zi5 ] draft of a document / script / manuscript / mental plan / precedent
[ yuan2 zi5 ] kind of dumpling / sticky rice ball
[ chong2 r5 ] see 蟲子|虫子[chong2 zi5]
[ gun4 zi5 ] stick / rod
[ chuang1 zi5 ] window
[ tai4 zi3 ] crown prince
[ mei2 zi5 ] plum
[ lao3 yang4 zi5 ] old situation / things as they were
[ di2 zi5 ] bamboo flute / CL:管[guan3]
[ wa2 zi5 ] baby / small child / (arch.) slave among ethnic minorities
饿 [ e4 du4 zi5 ] to go hungry / to starve
[ chang2 zi5 ] intestines
[ guan3 zi5 ] restaurant / theater (old)
[ xue2 zi3 ] (literary) student / scholar
[ jing1 zi3 ] sperm / spermatozoon
[ ni1 zi5 ] (coll.) lass / (dialect) little girl
[ fan4 zi3 ] child trafficking
[ fan4 zi5 ] trafficker / dealer / monger / peddler
[ dai1 zi5 ] fool / sucker
[ zhen1 zi5 ] hazelnut
[ le4 zi5 ] fun / pleasure / laughing matter
[ tan3 zi5 ] blanket / CL:條|条[tiao2],張|张[zhang1],床[chuang2],面[mian4]
[ bian4 zi5 ] plait / braid / pigtail / a mistake or shortcoming that may be exploited by an opponent / handle / CL:根[gen1],條|条[tiao2]
[ shi4 zi3 ] crown prince / heir of a noble house
[ lun2 zi5 ] wheel / CL:個|个[ge4]
[ zhu4 zi5 ] pillar / CL:根[gen1]
[ shan4 zi5 ] fan / CL:把[ba3]
[ ti1 zi5 ] ladder / stepladder
[ yin1 zi3 ] factor / (genetic) trait / (math.) factor / divisor
[ da4 du4 zi5 ] pregnant / potbelly / big eater
[ la4 zi5 ] cayenne pepper / chili
[ ding1 zi5 ] nail / snag / saboteur
[ shua1 zi5 ] brush / scrub / CL:把[ba3]
[ zhou3 zi5 ] pork shoulder / (coll.) elbow
[ lin2 zi5 ] woods / grove / forest
[ li3 zi5 ] lining / (fig.) substance (as opposed to outward appearance)
[ xian1 zi3 ] fairy
[ li2 zi5 ] pear / CL:個|个[ge4]
[ lao3 ma1 zi5 ] older female servant / amah
[ qi2 zi3 ] chess piece / CL:個|个[ge4],顆|颗[ke1]
[ bao4 zi5 ] leopard / CL:頭|头[tou2]
[ zi3 shi2 ] 11 pm-1 am (in the system of two-hour subdivisions used in former times)
[ ban1 zi5 ] organized group / theatrical troupe
[ nan2 hai2 zi5 ] boy
[ an4 zi5 ] long table / counter / case / law case / legal case / judicial case
[ shi2 shi1 ] see 石獅子|石狮子[shi2 shi1 zi5]
[ fang4 ge1 zi5 ] to stand someone up
[ fa3 zi5 ] way / method / Taiwan pr. [fa2 zi5]
[ men2 zi5 ] door / doorman (old) / hanger-on of an aristocrat / social influence / pull / classifier for relatives, marriages etc
[ zhu1 zi5 ] pearl / bead / CL:粒[li4],顆|颗[ke1]
[ shu1 zi5 ] comb / CL:把[ba3]
[ ban3 zi5 ] board / plank / bamboo or birch for corporal punishment
[ li3 zi5 ] plum / CL:個|个[ge4]
西 [ xi1 men2 zi3 ] Siemens (company name)
[ lan2 zi5 ] basket / CL:隻|只[zhi1]
[ lun2 yu3 ] The Analects of Confucius 孔子[Kong3 zi3]
[ xiao4 zi3 ] filial son
[ ru2 jia1 ] Confucian school, founded by Confucius 孔子[Kong3 zi3] (551-479 BC) and Mencius 孟子[Meng4 zi
[ gan3 zi5 ] pole / stick / club / gang of bandits
[ gan1 zi5 ] pole
[ tong3 zi5 ] tube-shaped object / tube / bobbin / (Internet slang) homonym for 同志[tong2 zhi4]
[ ming2 zi5 ] see 松明[song1 ming2]
[ liang3 kou3 zi5 ] husband and wife
[ shou1 guan1 ] final part of a go game (see 官子[guan1 zi3]) / endgame / to finish up / to come to the final stage
[ hai3 zi5 ] (dialect) wetlands / lake
[ zi3 ye4 ] midnight
[ dao4 jia1 ] Daoist School of the Warring States Period (475-221 BC), based on the teachings of Laozi or Lao-tze 老子[Lao3 zi
[ jiao3 ya1 zi5 ] (coll.) foot
[ lu:2 zi5 ] ass / donkey
[ chu2 zi5 ] cook
[ zi3 di4 ] child / the younger generation
[ lao3 tou2 r5 ] see 老頭子|老头子[lao3 tou2 zi5]
[ dai4 zi5 ] belt / band / ribbon / strap / girdle / (coll.) audio or video tape / Farrer's scallop (Chlamys farreri) / comb pen shell (Atrina pectinata)
[ zi3 gong1 si1 ] subsidiary company / subsidiary corporation
[ meng4 zi3 ] Mencius (c. 372-c. 289 BC), Confucian philosopher second only to Confucius / book of the same name, one of the classics of Confucianism
[ que2 zi5 ] lame person (colloquial)
[ gou3 qi3 zi3 ] goji berry
[ ai4 zi3 ] beloved son
[ die2 zi5 ] saucer / small dish / CL:盤|盘[pan2]
[ fei1 zi5 ] imperial concubine
[ dian4 jing4 ] video gaming (as a sport) / e-sports (abbr. for 電子競技|电子竞技[dian4 zi3 jing4 ji4])
[ zhu3 zi5 ] Master (term used by servant) / Your Majesty / operator (of machine)
[ zhuang1 zi3 ] Zhuangzi (369-286 BC), Daoist author
[ lu4 zi5 ] method / way / approach
[ xi4 zi5 ] (derog.) opera singer / actor
[ piao4 fan4 zi5 ] ticket scalper
[ pen2 zi5 ] basin
[ wu3 zi3 qi2 ] five-in-a-row (game similar to tic-tac-toe) / Japanese: gomoku / gobang
[ mai4 zi5 ] wheat / CL:株[zhu1]
[ pi2 zi5 ] skin / fur
[ gong1 zhi1 ] public intellectual (sometimes used derogatorily) / abbr. for 公共知識分子|公共知识分子[gong1 gong4 zhi1 shi5 fen4 zi3]
[ dan4 zi5 ] carrying pole and the loads on it / burden / task / responsibility / CL:副[fu4]
[ diao4 zi5 ] tune / melody / tuning / cadence / intonation / (speech) tone
[ mu2 zi5 ] mold / matrix / pattern or die



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