Traditional and classic Chinese calligraphic symbols, words, idioms and proverbs for your art design. Created by Andres Leo since 2001.
Downloadable Clip Art - PNG transparent Chinese symbol images for your art design ideasChinese Translation Service by Andres Leo for your art design ideals

Newsletters
Subscribe
Subscribe Andres Leo's Weekly Newsletter
Follow Andres Leo's Facebook
Follow Andres Leo's Facebook/Newsletter
for latest Chinese learning information!
Clip Art Sale
Translation/Contact@Andres
Contact Andres Leo through Email
Translation service by Andres Leo - For your art designs, blog, website, poetry, fictions, any messages in both traditional and simplified Chinese to reach a global audience! You are welcome to ask Andres question about the use of Chinese symbols/words.

Search Chinese symbols/words through this site:

Index of Chinese Phrases and Vocabulary
with mp3 audio pronunciations and related video instruction lesson


The following video demonstrates each syllable of the pinyin structure
and the exercise of pinyin/zhuyin with basic Chinese 4-tune pronunciation

Mandarin pinyin tunes
Click the framed calligraphic Chinese symbol icons
to link more related multi-character Chinese words!

dūn, dún, dǔn, dùn

first tune

dūn

squat; crouch down

dūn

squat down

蹲下

dūn xià

squat

dūn

down

xià

amicability; harmonious

dūn

good-natured; honest and sincere

敦厚

dūn hòu

amicability

dūn

kind

hòu

Chinese characters also pronunced dūn


third tune

dǔn

drowse

dǔn

doze off

打盹

dǎ dǔn

make; issue

drowse

dǔn

Chinese characters also pronunced dǔn


fourth tune

dùn

shield (weapon)

dùn

contradiction

矛盾

máo dùn

spear

máo

shield

dùn

stew

dùn

stewpot

燉鍋

dùn guō

stew

dùn

pot

guō

flee; escape

dùn

seclusion; live in seclusion

遁世

dùn shì

escape

dùn

world

shì

pause; immediately

dùn

halt; pause

停頓

tíng dùn

stop

tíng

pause

dùn

enlightened instantly
instant realisation

頓悟

dùn wù

immediately

dùn

realize; enlighten

Chinese characters also pronunced dùn

Back to Top