• to leave
  • to part from
  • to be away from
  • (in giving distances) from
  • without (sth)
  • independent of
  • one of the Eight Trigrams 八卦[ba1 gua4], symbolizing fire



  • 电器设备。
    Keep away from the electrical equipment.
  • 这里银行远吗?
    Is the bank far from here?
  • 开草坪!
    Get off the lawn!
  • 这里东京很远。
    It is far from here to Tokyo.
  • 他刚开家。
    He has just left home.
  • 这儿有多远?
    How far is it from here?
  • 让油远火。
    Keep oil away from the fire.
  • 图书馆这里有多远?
    How far is it to the library from here?
  • 快点, 我们要开了!
    Hurry up, we are leaving!
  • 火车站这里不远。
    The station is not far from here.
Chinese Tones