E-F

Chinese Blockbuster Index, EF

Definitions (real and fictitious) of the characters and building blocks covered in the Chinese Blockbuster series, along with their respective character numbers as they appear in the books. Fictitious meanings are indicated by an asterisk *.

Character numbers 1 to 390 are introduced in Book 1.

Character numbers 391 to 750 are introduced in Book 2.

Character numbers 751 to 1120 are introduced in Book 3.

Character numbers 1121 to 1525 are introduced in Book 4.

Character numbers 1526 to 1920 are introduced in Book 5.

Character numbers 1921 to 2320 are introduced in Book 6.

 

E
Each  各 461
Each  每 428
Each other  彼 1592
Each other  相 329A
Eager  切 625B
Eagle  鹰[鷹] 2247
Ear  耳 376
Ear cupping *  丩 641
Earlier  先 427
Early morning  辰 755
Early youth  少 491B
Early 早 130
Earn money, to  挣[掙] 2202
Earth  地 128A
Earthenware  瓦 1528
East  东[東] 438
Easy  易 513
Easy  轻[輕] 753
Eat till full, to  饱[飽] 2319
Eat, to  吃 768
Eat, to  食 506
Eat, to  餐 1806
Eaves  宇 1489
Echo  响[響] 809
Economize, save, to  省 995A
Economize, save, to  节[節] 826
Economy  济[濟] 650A
Edge, fringe  缘[緣] 1613
Edge, margin, border  边[邊] 599
Edible roots  卜 18B
Edict  敕 707
Edict, decree  旨 527
Edit, compile, to  编[編] 1197
Edit, compile, to  辑[輯] 1706
Edition  版 1145
Educate, to  育 927
Effect, result  效 867
Effective  效 867
Effective  灵[靈] 1064
Egg  蛋 1732
Egypt  埃 1459
Eiffel tower *  高 171
Eight  八 55
Elated  欣 1871
Elation  啊 762
Elbow *  ㄙ 10
Elbow in a cast *  勾 821
Elder brother  兄 157
Elderly  丈 28
Elderly married woman  娘 1220
Eldest among brothers  孟 1490
Eldest of brothers  伯 1157
Elect, to  选[選] 803
Elections  届[屆] 1870
Electric plug *  电[電] 486
Electrical, electric  电[電] 486
Electricity  电[電] 486
Elegant  娜 1930A
Elegant  秀 1416
Elegant jump * 562
Elegant, cultured  雅 1472
Elephant  象 574
Elevation  拔 1845
Eliminate, mop up, to  肃[肅] 1866
Eliminate, to  消 734
Eliminate, wipe out, to  除 754
Elude, hide, to  避 1336
Embrace, to  拥[擁] 1400
Embryo  胎 2301
Emit, give off, to  冒 1557
Emit, to  发[發] 239A
Emperor  帝 933
Emperor  皇 1090
Emperor, monarch  辟 1335A
Employ, to  雇 1152
Employee  员[員] 448
Empty  空 546A
Empty, void  虚[虛] 1410
Emu *  蒦 839
Enchanting, seductive  妖 2197
Encircle, to  囗 42
Encircle, to  圈 1709A
Enclose, to  囗 42
Enclose, to  括 1188
Enclosed space with raised sides  池 2049
Enclosure  囗 42
Encounter, to  遭 1387
Encourage, to  励[勵] 1809
Encourage, to  奖[獎] 1567
End  末 672
End, extremity  端 1259
End, finish, to  终[終] 878
Endanger, to  危 1164
Ending  尾 1621
Endow with, to  赋[賦] 2081
Endure, to  堪 2139
Endure, to  忍 462
Endure, to  挺 1808
Endure, to  禁 1331B
Enemy  敌[敵] 834
Enemy, foe  仇 1885A
Energy  精 730
English, England  英 658
Engrave, to  刻 940
Engrave, to  雕 2159
Enjoy popular support, to  孚 1803
Enjoy, to  乐[樂] 941A
Enjoy, to  享 1374
Enjoy, to  玩 1411
Enlarge, to  扩[擴] 1390
Enlighten, inspire, to  启[啟] 1660
Enormous  巨 1255
Enough  够[夠] 853
Enough, sufficient, to be  足 587
Entangle, to  纠[糾] 2060
Enter, to  入 22
Enter, to  进[進] 311
Enterprise  企 746
Entertain guests, to  款 1142
Enthusiasm  劲[勁] 1701A
Entice, to  诱[誘] 2047
Entire  全 361
Entire, whole  整 708
Entirely  俱 2230
Entirely  都 285A
Entomologist * 618
Entrust, to  委 750
Entrust, to  寄 1958
Entrust, to  托 1137
Entrust, to  赋[賦] 2081
Enumerate, to  枚 2209
Enumeration  啊 762
Envelop, cover, to  笼[籠] 2248B
Envelop, to  包 749
Envelop, to  罩 2296
Envelope  封 1103
Envelope (mail)  函 2267
Envy, to  忌 2242
Envy, to  慕 2310
Epidemic  疫 2120
Equal to, to be  等 396
Equal, even  均 1243
Equipment  备[備] 686
Eradicate, to  破 923
Error, mishap  舛 1477
Error, mistake  差 1061B
Erudite  博 1313
Escape, run away, to  跑 1203
Escape, to  逃 1342
Escape, to  避 1336
Escort, to  押 2105
Especially  尤 174
Essence, spirit  精 730
Establish, found, to  奠 1467
Establish, found, to  建 504
Establishment  馆[館] 1352
Estate, property  产[産] 397
Esteem, to  尚 168
Estimate, guess, to  估 1665
Estimate, to  度 421B
Etc  等 396
Eternity  永 318
Etiquette, manners  礼[禮] 1267
Eunuch  监[監] 1175B
Europe  欧[歐] 1160
Evade, flee, to  避 1336
Evaluate, to  估 1665
Evaluate, to  衡 1681
Even  连[連] 689
Even if  即 570
Even more  更 470B
Even number  偶 1704
Even though  虽[雖] 568
Even, uniform  匀[勻] 1242
Evening  夕 251
Evening  夜 994
Evening, night  晚 968
Events  码[碼] 1687
Events, happenings  场[場] 515B
Events, sessions  届[屆] 1870
Eventually  竟 902
Ever, once  尝[嘗] 1671
Every  各 461
Every  每 428
Every  逢 2181
Everybody  咸 501B
Everyone  皆 1075
Everywhere  遍 1353
Evidence, proof  据[據] 596
Evidence, proof  证[證] 660
Evident  昭 739
Evil  恶[惡] 1128A
Evil spirit  魔 1512
Evil, wicked  邪 1887
Exactly  切 625B
Exactly  刚[剛] 944
Exactly, just right  恰 1648
Exaggerated, boastful  唐 1320
Exam paper  卷 1356B
Examination, test  试[試] 971
Examine medically, to  诊[診] 1746
Examine, appraise, to  相 329B
Examine, check, to  查 752
Examine, investigate carefully, to  审[審] 1078
Examine, scrutinize, to  察 885
Examine, to  验[驗] 847
Example  例 862
Example, model  表 414A
Excavate, to  挖 2190
Exceed, to  出 177
Exceed, to  超 1086
Exceed, to  越 735
Excellent  优[優] 1112
Excellent  秀 1416
Excellent, perfect  精 730
Except  除 754
Exceptional  卓 1186
Excessive, extreme  亢 1097
Excessively  太 30
Exchange (money), to  兑[兌] 158
Exchange, to  交 604
Excite, to  腾[騰] 1980A
Excited, to be  奋[奮] 1606
Excitement  兴[興] 841A
Exclaim in admiration, to  叹[嘆] 1640
Exclamations  矣 1458
Excursion  豫 2272
Execute a person, to  决[決] 548
Execute, carry out a plan, to  执[執] 812
Execute, carry out, to  施 871
Exempt, remove, to  免 571
Exercise, to  操 1506
Exert oneself, to  努 1422
Exert oneself, to  奋[奮] 1606
Exert oneself, to  振 1473
Exhale, to  哈 1041
Exhaust, to  尽[盡] 789B
Exhaust, use up, to  竭 2305
Exhausted  匮[匱] 2314
Exhausted  疲 2108
Exhausted  穷[窮] 1685
Exhaustive  尽[盡] 789B
Exhibit, to  展 551
Exhibit, to  陈[陳] 836
Exhibition  览[覽] 2211
Exhort, to  劝[勸] 1910
Exhort, urge, to  励[勵] 1809
Exist, live, to  在 86
Exist, to  存 670
Exit, to  出 177
Expand, to  增 742
Expand, to  张[張] 600
Expand, to  扩[擴] 1390
Expand, unfold, to  展 551
Expect, anticipate, to  料 877
Expedition  征 1067A
Expel breath, to  呵 2191
Expel, banish, to  逐 1304
Expel, drive away, to  驱[驅] 1857
Expel, to  赶[趕] 1251
Expense account  帐[帳] 1950
Expenses  资[資] 525
Expensive  昂 2269
Expensive  贵[貴] 1213
Experience  验[驗] 847
Experience (marker)  过[過] 211
Experience, go through, to  历[歷] 779A
Experience, to  尝[嘗] 1671
Experience, to  阅[閱] 1832
Experienced  老 202
Experienced, proficient  熟 1375
Experiment, to  试[試] 971
Expert  专[專] 619
Explain in detail, to  详[詳] 1784
Explain, interpret, to  释[釋] 1150
Explain, to  申 480
Explode, blow up, to  爆 1577
Explode, to  炸 1322A
Exploit, to  削 2122B
Exploit, to  剥[剝] 2273B
Explore, search out, to  探 1260
Explosion  轰[轟] 1602
Expose, to  揭 2007
Express good wishes, to  祝 1995
Expressing excitement, doubt  啦 1527
Expressing surprise  呀 1270
Exquisite, delicate things  玲 2185
Extend across, to  亘 1106
Extend, prolong, to  曼 1158
Extend, spread, to  乍 243
Extend, to  伸 1496
Extend, to  延 1440
Extend, to  续[續] 870
Extend, to  达[達] 565
Extensive  广[廣] 223
Extensive, ample  博 1313
Extensive, vast  泛 1667
Exterminate, to  灭[滅] 1303
External  外 367
Extinguish (a fire), to  灭[滅] 1303
Extra, surplus  余[餘] 507
Extreme  极[極] 652
Extreme degree, to an  酷 2195
Extremely  很 375
Extremely  极[極] 652
Extremely  甚 275
Eye  目 200
Eye  眼 556
Eye  睛 1277
Eyeball  睛 1277
Eyebrow  眉 1802

 

F
Face  庞[龐] 2178
Face  脸[臉] 937
Face  面 295A
Face  颜[顏] 1894
Face, to  临[臨] 1177
Facial expression  颜[顏] 1894
Facial expressions  副 1095
Facing; towards  冲[衝] 1031C
Factory  厂[廠] 222
Faint, to  昏 1287
Fair, just  平 465
Faithful  忠 1662
Faithful  贞[貞] 1821
Fake  伪[偽] 1905
Fake  假 961A
Fake  叚 960
Falcon  鹰[鷹] 2247
Fall again, to *  冓 822
Fall apart, to  散 1205A
Fall asleep, to  着[著] 205C
Fall behind, to  落 797B
Fall down flat, to  仆 2140A
Fall down, to  跌 1935
Fall due, to  届[屆] 1870
Fall forward, to  仆 2140A
Fall ill, sick, to  病 723
Fall into, sink, to  陷 1601
Fall prostrate, to  仆 2140A
Fall, come down, to  降 1074A
Fall, drop, to  落 797A
Fall, to  掉 1187
Fall, trip over, to  倒 926B
Fallow field  莱[萊] 1529
False  伪[偽] 1905
False  虚[虛] 1410
False, artificial  假 961A
Falsely claim, to  冒 1557
Fame, honor  誉[譽] 2016
Familiar  熟 1375
Familiar with, to be  悉 1775
Family  家 260
Family name  姓 1483
Family name  氏 345
Family tree *  枼 1263
Famine  荒 1669
Famous  誉[譽] 2016
Famous sword  阿 761B
Famous, prominent  著 204
Fan (to produce wind)  扇 2313B
Fan, to  扇 2313A
Fantasy  幻 1764
Far  遥[遙] 2055
Far, distant  远[遠] 674
Farm  庄[莊] 1363
Farm cart *  耑 1258
Farmer  农[農] 756
Fashionable  潮 1642
Fast  快 654
Fast  速 939
Fast, quick  迅 1429
Fast, rapid  疾 1611
Fasten, to  系[繫] 466D, 466C
Fat  肥 1968
Fat, plump  胖 2216
Fate  命 526
Fate  缘[緣] 1613
Father  父 603A
Father  爷[爺] 1349
Father  爸 1389
Father’s elder brother, uncle  伯 1157
Father’s sister  姑 1339
Fault, blame  罪 1048
Fault, mistake  尤 174
Favor  恩 1224
Favor  惠 1872
Fear  恐 1229
Fear, dread, to  怕 954
Fear, to  恐 1229
Fear, to  惧[懼] 1964
Fear, to  畏 2306
Fearless  侠[俠] 1551
Feast *  朁 1447
Feather  羽 1004
Fee, expenses  费[費] 785
Feeble  弱 1377
Feeble, weak  衰 2042
Feed animals, to  饲[飼] 2288
Feed some animal, to  喂 2307
Feed someone, to  喂 2307
Feed, fodder  饲[飼] 2288
Feel attached to, to  恋[戀] 1805
Feel irritated, to  烦[煩] 1589
Feel sad, to  酸 1799
Feel with the hand, to  摸 1710
Feel wronged, to  屈 2026
Feel, to  感 502
Feel, to become aware, to  觉[覺] 609A
Feeling, emotion  情 357
Feeling, mood  魂 1691
Feeling, sense  感 502
Fell a tree, to  采[採] 143A
Female principle  阴[陰] 979
Fender  挡[擋] 2252A
Ferocious  猛 1491
Ferry across, to  渡 1752
Ferry, cross, to  津 1696
Fertile  肥 1968
Fertile, rich soil  沃 2136
Fertilize, to  肥 1968
Fertilize, to *  番 1077
Fertilizer, manure  肥 1968
Festival, holiday  节[節] 826
Fetus  巳 299
Fetus  胎 2301
Feudal chief  霸 2167
Few  少 491A
Fiber  维[維] 679
Fief  采[埰] 143B
Field  田 195
Field hockey stick * 265
Field, plain, open space  野 1182
Fierce, violent  激 1038
Fierce, violent  猛 1491
Fifth  戊 224
Fight over, vie for, to  抢[搶] 1758A
Fight, defy, to  抗 1098
Fight, quarrel, to  架 1183
Fight, to  争[爭] 636
Fight, to  战[戰] 386
Fight, to  斗[鬥] 552B
File, documents  卷 1356B
Files, archives  档[檔] 2115
Filial  孝 432
Fill (a pit), to  填 2287
Fill in (a form)  填 2287
Fill in, stuff in, to  塞 1420A
Fill up, to  填 2287
Fill, to  充 532
Fill, to  弥[彌] 2113
Fill, to  满[滿] 731
Filled, full  满[滿] 731
Film, movie  影 677
Film, thin coating  膜 2263
Films  部 315
Filthy  脏[髒] 1979A
Final particle in classical Chinese  矣 1458
Final stage  末 672
Finance  融 1559
Fine hair  毫 1218
Fine weather  晴 2285
Fine, delicate  致[緻] 835B
Fine, thin  细[細] 917
Fine, to  罚[罰] 1549
Finger  指 528
Fingernail  甲 1443
Finish, complete, to  成 268
Finish, complete, to  毕[畢] 1432
Finish, to  了 83B
Finish, to  完 583
Finish, to  竟 902
Fire  火 127
Fire pit *  臽 1600
Firearm  枪[槍] 1214
Firefighter * 849
Fires in stoves and furnaces  炉[爐] 2297
Firewood  柴 2298
Firm, durable  牢 2035
Firm, resolute  狠 1998
Firm, steady  稳[穩] 1395
Firm, sturdy  结[結] 494B
Firmly  坚[堅] 1081
First  先 427
First  初 996
First (in a sequence)  甲 1443
First month of the lunar year  正 76B
First month of the season  孟 1490
first place  冠F 2053B
Fish  鱼[魚] 909
Fish fillet *  丞 966
Fishhook *  乙 13
Fishing  渔[漁] 2100
Fissure  缝[縫] 2182B
Fist  拳 2112
Fit, suit, match, to  称[稱] 745B
Fit, to  合 409
Five  五 54
Five (on checks)  伍 1814
Five-year old *  丂 642
Fix, to  定 305
Fjord  峡[峽] 2063
Flag  旗 1753
Flame  火 127
Flank  翼 1634
Flash past, to  晃 2124A
Flash, lightning  闪[閃] 1449
Flat  扁 1196
Flat cap *  乛 5
Flat expanse in hilly areas  冲[沖] 1031A
Flat objects  张[張] 600
Flat, even  平 465
Flat, level land  坦 1357
Flat, thin piece  片 368
Flatter, to  阿 761B
Flavor, taste  味 1181
Flee, to  亡 51
Flee, to  奔 1625A
Flesh  肌 2254
Float in the air, to  飘[飄] 1874
Float, to  泛 1667
Float, to  浮 1804
Float, to  漂 1915B
Flog, torture, to  掠 2196
Flood  泛 1667
Flood, deluge  洪 1693
Floor *  一 15
Floor, story  层[層] 1027
Floral pattern *  荅 1368
Flour  粉 1842
Flourish, prosper, to  兴[興] 841B
Flourishing  昌 1953
Flourishing, prosperous  勃 1882
Flourishing, prosperous  盛 1475B
Flourishing, prosperous  荣[榮] 1338
Flow, current  流 685
Flow, spread, to  流 685
Flower  花 416
Flower *  艹 131
Flower patch  朵 1917
Flowers  卉 1624
Flowers  朵 1917
Fluid, juice, juice  液 1794
Flurried, frantic  慌 1994
Flutter (birds), to  扇 2313A
Flutter, wave, to  飘[飄] 1874
Fly (insect)  苍[蒼] 2064
Fly swatter *  甲 1443
Fly, to  飞[飛] 476
Fog  雾[霧] 2010
Fold, to  折 1453A
Follow closely, to  踪[蹤] 1880
Follow the same pattern, to  袭[襲] 1548
Follow, adhere to, to  循 2078
Follow, comply with, to  随[隨] 801
Follow, go with, to  跟 855
Follow, to  从[從] 216
Follow, to  继[繼] 982
Follower  徒 1401
Fontanel  囟 2308
Food  味 1181
Food  粮[糧] 1643
Food  食 506
Food dishes  盘[盤] 1388
Food of pasty consistency  糊 1739B
Foolish  傻 2309
Foot  脚[腳] 1126A
Foot  足 587
Foot soldier  卒 1766A
Footprint  止 75
Footprint, mark  迹[跡] 1436
Footprint, trace  踪[蹤] 1880
For nothing, in vain  白 45
For the benefit of  给[給] 417A
For the first time  乍 243
For the sake of  为[為] 146B
For the time being  姑 1339
Forage, fodder  饲[飼] 2288
Forbid, to  禁 1331A
Force  力 108
Force, coerce, to  勒 1314A
Force, compel, to  迫 1348
Force, power, influence  势[勢] 816
Forced labor  役 1579
Ford a river, to  涉 1573
Forehead  额[額] 1279
Foreign  外 367
Foreign  洋 1139
Foreign  番 1077
Forest  森 278
Forever  永 318
Forge, temper, to  炼[煉] 2092
Forged  伪[偽] 1905
Forget, to  忘 1396
Forgive, to  贷[貸] 1952
Form of address for a god  爷[爺] 1349
Form, pattern  模 1019B
Form, shape  形 542
Form, shape  状[狀] 948
Form, to  构[構] 823
Form, to  组[組] 648
Format  格 607
Former  前 324
Former times  昔 963
Formulate, stipulate, to  制 402A
Fort  堡 1869
Forthright  豪 1859
Fortuitous  巧 1554
Fortunately, luckily  亏[虧] 1750
Fortune, luck, fate  运[運] 637
Forum, tribune  坛[壇] 2134
Foster  寄 1958
Foster, to  培 1485
Foundation  座 1148
Foundation  氐 857A
Foundation  础[礎] 1354
Foundation, base  基 555
Fountain  泉 434
Four  四 53
Fourth  丁 153
Fourth note of the pentatonic scale  徵 1068
Fragments  碎 1767
Fragrance  股 972
Fragrant  喷[噴] 2065B
Fragrant  芬 2214
Fragrant  芳 1932
Fragrant  菲 1765A
Fragrant  郁 2236A
Fragrant, scented  香 1115
Frail  瘦 2170
Frame somebody, to  陷 1601
Frame, to  囗 42
France  法 282
Frank  坦 1357
Frank  率 949B
Frantically  慌 1994
Free of charge  白 45
Free, unrestrained  漫 1797
Freely  横[橫] 1673A
Frequency  率 949A
Frequency  频[頻] 1884
Frequent, regular  勤 1912
Frequently  往 656
Frequently  频[頻] 1884
Frequently, repeatedly  数[數] 489C
Fresh  新 399
Fresh  鲜[鮮] 1306A
Friction  摩 1497
Fried, sauté  炮 1256C
Friend  友 212
Friend  朋 1221
Friends having same outlook  仇 1885B
Frighten, to  吓[嚇] 1807
Frightened  怖 2106
Frightfully  慌 1994
Fringed pink  瞿 1963B
Frog  黾 487
From  由 217
From  离[離] 713
From a point on  以 152
From head to toes  浑[渾] 2311
From, by, than, out of  于[於] 199
From, since  从[從] 216
Front (meteorology)  锋[鋒] 2011
Fruit  果 404
Fuel  柴 2298
Fuel, firewood  薪 400
Fulfill, to  满[滿] 731
Fulfill, to  践[踐] 1923
Full, entire  毕[畢] 1432
Fully  弥[彌] 2113
Fund  款 1142
Funeral  丧[喪] 1749A
Fungus, mold  菌 2070A
Fur  毛 947
Furnace  炉[爐] 2297
Furry  毛 947
Furthermore  更 470B
Fury, wrath  冯[馮] 1755
Fuxi  羲 2143

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