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兴起
Main
English Definitionto rise; to spring up; to burgeon; to be aroused; to come into vogue
Simplified Script兴起
Traditional Script興起
Pinyinxīngqǐ
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄒㄧㄥ ㄑㄧˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)hing1hei2
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
xīngto rise; to flourish; to become popular; to start; to encourage; to get up; (often used in the negative) to permit or allow (dialect); maybe (dialect); (Chinese surname)
to rise; to raise; to get up; to set out; to start; to appear; to launch; to initiate (action); to draft; to establish; to get (from a depot or counter); verb suffix, to start; (before place or time) starting from; measure word for occurrences or unpredictable events: case, instance; measure word for groups: batch, group

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
兴奋xīngfènexcited; excitement
兴建xīngjiànto build; to construct
兴旺xīngwàngprosperous; thriving; to prosper; to flourish
兴办xīngbànto begin; to set in motion
兴隆xīnglóngprosperous; thriving; flourishing; Xinglong county in Chengde 承德, Hebei
Words With Same Tail Word    
一起yīqǐin the same place; together; with; altogether (in total)
对不起duì bù qǐunworthy; to let down; I'm sorry; excuse me; pardon me; if you please; sorry? (please repeat)
从…起cóng … qǐstarting from …
引起yǐnqǐto give rise to; to lead to; to cause; to arouse
发起fāqǐto originate; to initiate; to launch (an attack, an initiative etc); to start; to propose something (for the first time)
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