Meaning of 觉

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(Trad.: 覺)
Total strokes: 9; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (see) conveys the meaning.
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  • Pinyin: jiào
    English Definition: a nap; a sleep; Classifiers:
    Chinese Definition:
    Example Words:
    睡觉 shuì jiào to go to bed; to sleep
    午觉 jiào siesta; afternoon nap
    睡懒觉 shuì lǎn jiào to sleep in
    困觉 kùn jiào (dialect) to sleep
    瞓觉 fèn jiào to sleep (Cantonese); Mandarin equivalent: 睡觉
    More: 觉* | *觉 | *觉*
  • Pinyin: jué
    English Definition: to feel; to find that; thinking; awake; aware
    Chinese Definition:

    Example Words:
    觉得 jué de to think; to feel
    感觉 gǎn jué to feel; to become aware of; feeling; sense; perception; Classifiers:
    自觉 jué conscious; aware; on one's own initiative; conscientious
    觉悟 jué to come to understand; to realize; consciousness; awareness; Buddhist enlightenment (Sanskrit: cittotpāda)
    不知不觉 zhī jué unconsciously; unwittingly
    More: 觉* | *觉 | *觉*
Example Sentences
After the snow it is really cold.
Haven't you figured out what he meant yet?
Good night, sleep tight!
He felt something falling on his head, and then he knew nothing about what happened later.
I would like a long summer day, and should go home Xizi eat, sleep a nap.