Toll Free - U.S.& Canada:  1-800-791-9386   Hong Kong:  800-930-623   Australia:  1-800-779-835   Singapore:  800-130-1652  
Free online Chinese learning support
  • Follow Us in "WeChat"
    by Scanning
United Kingdom:  0-800-086-8969   Switzerland:  0-800-563-178   Germany:  0-800-180-0341   Israel:  1-809-467-206  
France:  0-805-080-689   Italy:  800-596-375   Spain:  900-838-906   New Zealand:  0-800-002-128  
South Africa:  0-800-981-886                    

结婚纪念日(jiéhūn jìniànrì) Wedding Anniversaries

Apr. 1, 2015

Chinese Wedding Anniversaries-金婚(jīnhūn)

The phrase “金婚(jīnhūn)” has become more popular ever since the release of the TV series (learn Chinese through movies and TV programs) “金婚(jīnhūn)” in 2006. As the title suggests, it is a story about an ordinary couple’s fifty-year marriage from 1956 to the new century.”金婚(jīnhūn)” refers to a fifty-year marriage. Chinese use different phrases to refer to different wedding anniversaries. Below is a list of the Chinese phrases for wedding anniversaries:

纸婚(zhĭhūn) Paper wedding (the first wedding anniversary)

木婚(mùhūn) Wood wedding (the fifth wedding anniversary)

锡婚(xīhūn) Tin wedding (the tenth wedding anniversary)

水晶婚(shuĭjīng hūn) Crystal wedding (the fifteenth wedding anniversary)

搪瓷婚(tángcí hūn) China wedding (the twentieth wedding anniversary)

银婚(yínhūn) Silver wedding (the twenty-fifth wedding anniversary)

珍珠婚(zhēnzhū hūn) Pearl wedding (the thirtieth wedding anniversary)

珊瑚婚(shānhú hūn) Coral wedding (the thirty-fifth wedding anniversary)

红宝石婚(hóng băoshí hūn) Ruby wedding (the fortieth wedding anniversary)

蓝宝石婚(lán băoshí hūn) Sapphire wedding (the forty-fifth wedding anniversary)

金婚(jīnhūn) Golden wedding (the fiftieth wedding anniversary)

翠玉婚(cuìyù hūn) Emerald wedding (the fifty-fifth wedding anniversary)

钻石婚(zuànshí hūn) Diamond wedding (the sixtieth wedding anniversary)

Got questions? Take a free 1-to-1 lesson with one of our professional teachers by signing up below:
Name:  E-mail: 
Country:  Tel: 
By clicking Submit, you agree to our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.
Submit

Write a comment

Your Name: 
Your Email:  Your email address will not be published.
Comments: 
Verification Code:  Verification Code Unclear? Try another one
By clicking Submit, you agree to our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.
Email This Article
Recipients' email addresses:
(separate recipients with comma)
Your name:
Your e-mail address (optional):
Your message (optional):
Verification Code:
By clicking Send, you agree to our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.


Sign up for a free trial now!
Get more information about our Chinese lessons through live chat
Get a FREE live 1-to-1 lesson and FREE e-books. Complete the form below:
Name:
E-mail:
Country:
Tel:
 

By clicking Submit, you agree to our

Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.

Get 11 FREE Mandarin E-books