How to say ...the bathroom in Chinese: Xǐshǒujiān

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How to say ...the bathroom in Chinese: Xǐshǒujiān

Learning Chinese for travel or study? Let’s try this term:

To say ...the bathroom in Chinese: Xǐshǒujiān
Say it out loud: “She Show Jyen

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Some more helpful words in our Chinese Courtesy/Questions category:

...the bathroom – Xǐshǒujiān  (She Show Jyen)
come with me – Gēn Wǒ Lái  (Gun Wo Lai)
do you speak english? – Nǐ Huì Shuō Yīngwén Ma  (Nee Hway Shwo Ing Wen Ma)
excellent – Tǐng Hǎo  (Ting Hao)
excuse me – Dǎrǎo Yīxià  (Da Rao Ee Shya)
excuse me (to get past) – Qǐng Ràng Yīxià  (Ching Rang Ee Shya)
good / bad – Hǎo / Bùhǎo  (Hao / Boo Hao)
how do you say…? – ...Zěnme Shuō?  (...Dze Me Shwo?)
how much is this? – Zhègè Duōshǎo Qián?  (Jay Guh Dwo Shao Chyen?)
may I? (point at chair, door) – Kěyǐ Ma?  (Kuh Ee Ma?)
maybe – Yǒu Kěnéng  (Yo Kuh Nuhng)
no problem – Méi Shì  (May Shr)
please – Qǐng  (Ching)
sorry – Duìbuqǐ  (Dway Boo Chee)
thank you – Xièxiè!  (Shiye Shiye!)
thanks – Xiè Lā!  (Shiye La!)
what is that? – Nà Shì Shénme?  (Na Shr Shuh Muh?)
where is… – ...Zài Nǎ'r?  (...Dzai Nar?)
yes / no – Shì Búshì / Bùshì  (Shr / Boo Shr)
you are welcome – Búkèqì  (Boo Kuh Chee)

And here’s how to say ...the bathroom in other languages!

Arabic–Al Hammam  (al ham mam)
Chinese–Xǐshǒujiān  (She Show Jyen)
Croatian–...zahod  (…zah' hahd)
Czech–koupelna  (Ko PELL nah)
Finnish–…kylpyhuone  (kil pih hu oh neh)
French–La toilette  (leh twoi let)
German–die toilette  (dee twah let)
Italian–il bagno  (eel bahn yoh)
Japanese–Toire  (Toh Ee Reh)
Korean–...Hwajangsil  (…Hwa Jang Shil)
Polish–toaleta  (towa leh' ta)
Portuguese–O Banheiro  (oh bahn yeh roo)
Russian–tualet  (tu a let)
Spanish–el baño  (el bahn yo)
Swahili–choo  (chōh)
Thai–Hong Nam  (HONG nahm)
Turkish–tuvalet  (too' vah let)
Vietnamese–Nhà Tắm  (Nya Tahm)

There are few places you need to know once at a destination, usually native facilities differ from the ones at home and once you travel you need to know how to get to "...the bathroom" (Xǐshǒujiān), be it for a quick shower or just for some privacy, " excuse me, which way to "...the bathroom" (Xǐshǒujiān)?" Get instant access to the Chinese Language Set.

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Fred Bane
Biography: Fred Bane is a media producer and translator living in Nanjing China. Since graduating with a BA in International Relations from American University in 2007, Fred has lived in Vietnam and then China, where he received a Masters in Ethnography from Nanjing University in 2012. Fred currently works for a non-profit organization involved in education and cultural exchange, and moonlights as a Chinese-English medical translator.
Born: Portland, Oregon, USA
Location: Nanjing, China
Website : Ameson Education and Culture Exchange Foundation

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