mǐ rice


Similar looking characters : lái (arrive) hé (grain)

Note

Grains of rice being separated or a rice plant growing in a paddy field
Number of strokes: 6

Radical

Index 119 used in: used in: jīng (refined) ; lóu (multi-story building) ; mí (riddle) ; mí (to bewilder) ; táng (sugar) ; zhān (to glue)

< Previous radical 118 zhú Next radical 120 >

Different tone

mí (to bewilder) mí (riddle) mì (cover)

< Previous Next >

Pronunciation

Sound file kindly provided by shtooka.net under a Creative Commons Attribution Share Alike License

stroke order for 米
Stroke order for character 米, kindly provided under Wikimedia creative commons license

Proverbs

巧妇难为无米之炊 qiǎo fù nán wéi wú mǐ zhī chuī You need to assemble the right materials for a job
生米煮成熟饭 shēng mǐ zhǔ chéng shú fàn What has been done can not be undone
一只蜂酿不成蜜一颗米熬不成粥 yī zhī fēng niáng bù chéng mì yī kē mǐ áo bù chéng zhōu It needs joint effort to achieve anything worthwhile

Phrases

mǐ fàn Food
double happiness

We need your help to keep the Chinasage web site growing. Although we use a few targeted advertisements there are insufficient to maintain the web site. Please consider making a donation of however little or much you can afford.

To make a donation, simply click on the Paypal button below, it will take you to the official Paypal web site to make your donation simply and securely.

Many thanks, much appreciated.

Mandarin Chinese: The Rough Guide Phrasebook

book cover A well organised and useful phrasebook. Very useful for a business traveler or tourist. It has a dictionary of words and phrases with Chinese mandarin and characters as well as a shorter pinyin to English guide. This is followed by dialogue suggestions for common encounters: shopping, traveling and dining.
More details...
Share this page Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest

Chinasage is a new web resource, started in 2012, pages will be added, enhanced and re-formatted regularly. Please check back soon for updated information about China.

We would be most grateful if you can help improve this page. Please visit our (secure) contact page to leave any comment. Thanks.

Citation information: Chinasage, 'Chinese character mǐ 米 rice', , Web, http://www.chinasage.info/chars/fch_mi_rice.htm.

Copyright © Chinasage 2012 to 2018