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English Definitionstudent; schoolchild
Simplified Script学生
Traditional Script學生
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄒㄩㄝˊ ㄕㄥ˙
Cantonese (Jyutping)hok6saang1
Part of Speech(名) noun
Measure Words,
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=1; TOP=Basic
Word Decomposition
xuéto learn; to study; to imitate; science; -ology
shēngto be born; to give birth; life; to grow; raw; uncooked; student

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Words With Same Head Word    
学习xuéxíto learn; to study
学院xuéyuàncollege; educational institute; school; faculty
学术xuéshùlearning; science; academic
学问xuéwènlearning; knowledge
Words With Same Tail Word    
先生xiānshengteacher; husband; doctor (dialect); Mister (Mr.)
留学生liú xuéshengstudent studying abroad; (foreign) exchange student
畜生chùshengdomestic animal; brute; bastard
德先生dé xiānsheng"Mr Democracy", phrase used during the May 4th Movement 五四运动; abbr. for 德谟克拉西; see also 赛先生
赛先生sài xiānsheng"Mr Science", phrase used during the May 4th Movement 五四运动; abbr. for 赛因斯; see also 德先生
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