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Word and Radical Components of 病房

The Chinese word 病房 is analysed below into its constituent words and the words into radicals. By seeing the breakdown of the word in this way you can more easily learn and recognise the word.


Component Pinyin Meanings
病房 bìngfáng 1. n. ward (of a hospital); sickroom

病房 ⇨ 病 + 房
Component Pinyin Meanings
bìng 1. illness; sickness; disease
2. evil; ills
3. fault; flaw
4. to fall ill; to be sick; to be ill
fáng 1. house
2. room
3. house-like structure
4. branch of a family
5. wife; concubine
6. sexual activity
7. (astronomy) the Room (a Chinese constellation, 4th of the Twenty-Eight Mansions and part of the Azure Dragon)
8. Fang
fáng, páng 9. Only used in 阿房宮 ((Epang Palace))
10. Only used in 房皇 (wavering; pacing up and down,) (zh-alt-form, 彷徨)

病 ⇨ 疒 + 丙
Component Pinyin Meanings
chuáng, nè 1. sickness
2. sick
bǐng 1. the third of the ten heavenly stems
2. third (“elder fire”)
3. three; third (attention, zh, ≠三; needs explanation)
4. (Cantonese slang) to beat

房 ⇨ 戶 + 方
Component Pinyin Meanings
1. door
2. family; household
fāng 1. (math) square; rectangle; cube
2. side; aspect; party
     方面 - aspect; side
3. place; region; locality
4. orientation; direction
5. all sides; all directions
6. law; rule; reason
7. method; way
8. sort; category; kind
9. moral principle and knowledge; learning
10. earth; solid earth; ground
11. (TCM) prescription
12. (math) power
13. (math) zh-short, 平方米
14. (math) zh-short, 立方米
15. circumference; perimeter
16. upright; honest; irreproachable
17. just; just when; at the time when; just now; now
18. just; only
19. at (a specific time)

丙 ⇨ 一 + 内
Component Pinyin Meanings
1. Shuōwén Jiězì radical №1
2. one
3. each; every
4. single; alone
5. whole; entire; all: throughout
6. same; identical
7. (With the verb modified reduplicated, expressing the transience of the verb.)
8.    (Indicating that the action has occurred only once.)
9.    (Indicating the intention to try.)
10. once; as soon as; upon
nèi 1. inside; interior; internal; inner
     內傷 - internal injury
2. room; inner room
3. court; imperial palace
4. woman; wife
5. domestic
     內戰 - civil war
6. heart; mind; self
7. (TCM) internal organs
8. (Buddhism) Buddhist sutras