Do you know how to say “Internet Celebrity” in Chinese?
Does “Red” = Popular in Chinese?
Red is an auspicious color in traditional Chinese culture. For instance, people are advised to wear red clothes in the year of their own zodiac signs in order not to get into any trouble. Meanwhile, the word “红(hóng): red” has a figurative meaning of someone or something being popular.
网红 (wǎng hóng) = Internet Celebrity
网 (wǎng) refers to the internet, or the web,
红 (hóng) means popular.
网红 (wǎng hóng) is a term that is used to refer to internet celebrities – people who have gained fame on social media.
Have you learned how to say “Internet celebrity” in Chinese?