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English Definitionnumeral; digit; number; figure; amount; digital (electronics etc)
Simplified Script数字
Traditional Script數字
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄕㄨˋ ㄗˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)sou3zi6
Part of Speech(名) noun
Measure Words
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=4; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
shùnumber; figure; several
letter; symbol; character; word; courtesy or style name traditionally given to males aged 20 in dynastic China

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Words With Same Head Word    
数学shùxuémathematics; mathematical
数量shùliàngamount; quantity; quantitative
数据shùjùdata; numbers; digital
数目shùmùamount; number
数码shùmǎnumber; numerals; figures; digital; amount; numerical code
Words With Same Tail Word    
汉字hànzìChinese character; Japanese: kanji; Korean: hanja; Vietnamese: hán tự
文字wénzìcharacter; script; writing; written language; writing style; phraseology
写字xiězìto write characters
生字shēngzìnew character (in textbook); character that is unfamiliar or not yet studied
错字cuòzìincorrect character; typo (in Chinese text)
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