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  1. 宇 is the 1154th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 18 words.
  4. appears as a component in 1 character.

Decomposition:

Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (roof), (dry), (hook)
Graphical :
=> , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. yu3 - room/universe

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 宇 (yu3): The component 于 is pronounced as 'yu2'. It has the same pronunciation as the character, but differs on tone.
  2. Pronunciation clue for 宇 (yu3): The component 于 is pronounced as 'wu1'. It has the same pinyin final.

Example Words:

High Frequency

宇宙 

Medium Frequency

庙宇 (廟宇)

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Decomposition Levels:
Level 1: Only divided once. So only two components.
Level 2: Radical Decomposition. The character gets decomposed into its lowest radical components. For the complete list visit the Radical wikipedia page.
Level 3: Graphical Decomposition. Shows all the strokes & lowest level of components that make up the character.
If you see questions marks or too many "block" characters, especially when it comes to level 3 decomposition you might need the correct font.