Measure Words – 02 Time

Time
Chinese Pinyin Main uses
bèi (bei) lifetime (辈子)
diǎn (dian) o’clock
fēn (fen) minute
kè (ke) “quarter”,”15 minutes” (mainly in some dialects, such as Shanghainese, and translations)
miǎo (miao) second
nián (nian) year
rì (ri) day
时辰 (時辰) shíchén (shichen) “2 hours” (ancient)
世纪 (世紀) shìjì (shiji) century
岁 (歲) suì (sui) years old
tiān (tian) day (十天时间)
小时 (小時) xiǎoshí (xiaoshi) hour
载 (載) zǎi (zai) year
钟 (鐘) zhōng (zhong) hour (found in southern Chinese)