The Chinese word 灯 means “lamp” or “light”. It is a common noun used to refer to any kind of light source, such as a traditional lantern or a modern electric light bulb. In Chinese culture, lanterns are often used as decorations during festivals and celebrations.
Noun: lamp, light
|我买了一盏新的台灯||wǒ mǎi le yī zhǎn xīn de tái dēng||I bought a new desk lamp|
|她点亮了房间里的所有灯||tā diǎn liàng le fáng jiān lǐ de suǒ yǒu dēng||She turned on all the lights in the room|
|这个城市的夜景非常美丽，到处都是灯||zhè gè chéng shì de yè jǐng fēi cháng měi lì, dào chù dōu shì dēng||The night view of this city is very beautiful, with lights everywhere|
|我们可以用这个灯来照明||wǒ men kě yǐ yòng zhè gè dēng lái zhào míng||We can use this lamp for illumination|
|他把灯关掉了，然后去睡觉了||tā bǎ dēng guān diào le, rán hòu qù shuì jiào le||He turned off the light and went to bed|
|这个灯泡需要更换了||zhè gè dēng pào xū yào gēng huàn le||This light bulb needs to be replaced|
|这个房间里有一个大灯和两个小灯||zhè gè fáng jiān lǐ yǒu yī gè dà dēng hé liǎng gè xiǎo dēng||There is a big lamp and two small lamps in this room|
灯 is part of HSK Level 3 in HSK 2.0. In the newer HSK 3.0 it is part of HSK Level 2.