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English Definitionperiod; phase
Simplified Script时期
Traditional Script時期
Pinyinshíqī, Taiwan pr. shíqí
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄕˊ ㄑㄧ
Cantonese (Jyutping)si4kei4
Part of Speech(名) noun
Measure Words
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=5; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
shío'clock; time; when; hour; season; period; (Chinese surname)
a period of time; phase; stage; measure word for issues of a periodical, courses of study; time; term; period; to hope

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
时间shíjiāntime; period
时候shíhoutime; length of time; moment; period
时代shídàiage; era; epoch; period (in one's life); Time, US weekly news magazine
时刻shíkèmoment; constantly; always
时常shíchángoften; frequently
Words With Same Tail Word    
星期xīngqīweek; day of the week; Sunday
长期chángqīlong term; long time; long range (of a forecast)
学期xuéqīterm; semester
初期chūqīinitial stage; beginning period
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