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English Definitionenergy
Simplified Script精力
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinjīnglì
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄐㄧㄥ ㄌㄧˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zing1lik6
Part of Speech(名) noun
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=5; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
jīngessence; extract; vitality; energy; semen; sperm; mythical goblin spirit; highly perfected; elite; the pick of something; proficient (refined ability); extremely (fine); selected rice (archaic)
power; force; strength; ability; strenuously; (Chinese surname)

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
精神jīngshénspirit; mind; consciousness; thought; mental; psychological; essence; gist
精彩jīngcǎiwonderful; marvelous; brilliant
精细jīngxìfine; meticulous; careful
精致jīngzhìdelicate; fine; exquisite; refined
精华jīnghuábest feature; most important part of an object; quintessence; essence; soul
Words With Same Tail Word    
努力nǔlìgreat effort; to strive; to try hard
能力nénglìcapability; ability
有力yǒulìpowerful; forceful; vigorous
用力yònglìto exert oneself physically
风力fēnglìwind force; wind power
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