他們

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See also: 他们, 她们, and 她們

Chinese[edit]

he; him; other (plural marker for pronouns and a few animate nouns)
trad. (他們)
simp. (他们)

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Pronoun[edit]

他們

  1. (chiefly Mandarin, Jin, Changsha Xiang) they; them
    他們親屬關係 / 他们亲属关系  ―  Tāmen yǒu qīnshǔ guānxi.  ―  They are related.
    他們來自農村 / 他们来自农村  ―  Tāmen dōu láizì nóngcūn.  ―  They are all from the countryside.
    他們好久沒有通信 [MSC, trad.]
    他们好久没有通信 [MSC, simp.]
    Tāmen hǎojiǔ méiyǒu tōngxìn le. [Pinyin]
    They haven't written to each other for a long time.
    事實上我們科研方面遠遠超過他們 [MSC, trad.]
    事实上我们科研方面远远超过他们 [MSC, simp.]
    Shìshíshàng, wǒmen zài kēyán fāngmiàn yuǎnyuǎn chāoguò tāmen. [Pinyin]
    As a matter of fact, we are far ahead of them in scientific research.

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Standard Chinese personal pronouns
Person Singular Plural
1st () 我們我们 (wǒmen)
inclusive 咱們咱们 (zánmen)
2nd male/indefinite () 你們你们 (nǐmen)
female () 妳們你们 (nǐmen)
deity () 祢們祢们 (nǐmen)
polite (nín) 你們你们 (nǐmen)
您們您们 (nínmen)
3rd male/indefinite () 他們他们 (tāmen)
female () 她們她们 (tāmen)
deity () 祂們祂们 (tāmen)
animal () 牠們它们 (tāmen)
inanimate () 它們它们 (tāmen)