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Meaning of 位

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Pinyin: wèi
English Definition: position; location; place; seat; classifier for people (honorific); classifier for binary bits (e.g. 十六位 16-bit or 2 bytes); (physics) potential
Chinese Definition:
①所处的地方:座位。部位。位置(a.所在或所占的地方;b.地位)。位于。
②职务的高低:地位。职位。名位。
③特指君主的地位:即位。篡位。
④一个数中每个数码所占的位置:个位。百位数。
⑤量词,常用于人,表尊重:诸位。各位。几位客人。
⑥姓氏。

Total strokes: 7; Radical:
Ideographic: The place where a person 亻 stands 立
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • man, person; people
    • to stand; to establish, to set up
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Example Words:
博士学位 [ shì xué wèi ]: doctoral degree; PhD; same as Doctor of Philosophy 哲学博士学位
部位 [ wèi ]: position; place
岗位 [ gǎng wèi ]: a post; a job
方位 [ fāng wèi ]: direction; points of the compass; bearing; position; azimuth
诸位 [ zhū wèi ]: (pron) everyone; Ladies and Gentlemen; Sirs
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