Chinese Symbols and Meanings N

This page includes both Traditional and Simplified Chinese symbols whose English meanings begin with the letter N.

The symbols are sorted alphabetically by English meaning.

All entries on this page are grouped by second letter i.e. NA, NE, NI etc.

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Na

Nail, spike
Name Of A State, chinese family name, surname
Nape Of The Neck, sum, items, funds, project
Narrow, narrow minded, restricted
Narrow, tight, narrow minded
Nation, state, country, international relationships
Natural, naturally, correct, of course, right, so, thus, as a result… ,
Nature, character, sex
Navigate/vessel, boat, ship, shipping, navigatation, aviation, aeronautics, airline, airmail

Ne

Near, close, approximate, intimate
Near, close to, on the verge of, on the brink of
Near, close
Neat, orderly, bathroom
Neck, throat, cervical, spine region connecting head and chest, axle bearing, poetry verses
acquire, obtain, get, succeed, (de5), adverbial, (dei3), must, should, Need
Needle, pin, probe, syringe, accupuncture, sew
Negotiate, discuss, consult
Negotiate, persuade, amiable, genial, soft spoken, gentle, smooth, courteous
Neigh, hoarse voiced
Neighbor, adjacent to
Nephew, sister's child
Nest, hollow, open space within
Nest, hole, indent, den
Net, connect, interconnect, wrap around, associate
Net, radical 122
Network, web, net
Never, must not, do not, without
New, start, fresh, modern, news, media, chemical term

Ni

Nibble Away, erode, slowly eat away at, eclipse
Night, night time, evening
Night, evening, dark
Nightmare, bad dream
Niter, saltpeter, tan
Nits, louse eggs

No

No, not, non, none, un, without
No, not, none
No Need, need not
Noble, nobility
Nodule, wart, goiter, tumour
Noise, clamour, crashing sound
Noise, sound
Noisy, clamour, treat with contempt
Non Coagulating, still soft, not yet hardened
Noon, earthly branch (7th)
Noon, measurement for area that can be sown in one day
Noose, hang, tie, bind
North, northern, from the north, northward
Not, no, deny, negate, veto, (pi3), evil, bad
Not, is not, can not, (mu4), evening, dusk
Not Havehave not/is not, nothing, without, none, (mo4), drown, sink
Not Yet, did not, earthly branch (8th), afternoon from 1 to 3pm
Note, letter, take note, correspondence
Note Book, account, register
Notice, tablet, register
Nourish, give birth to, rear, bring up, educate
Now, today, present, modern, era
Now, this, here, this time, year
Now, this, year

Nu

Nude, bare
Number, (number prefix), in sequence
Numerous, many, complicated, complex, difficult
Numerous, many, countless, blackened, black
Numerous, multitudinous, general, many, born of a concubine
Numerous, abundant
Nun, (translit.)
Nurture, nourish, cultivate, grow, bring up, raise, support, (yang4), look after one's parents
Nurture, feed, give milk, nurse

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