1. 摇 is the 938th most frequent character.
  2. has 2 dictionary entries.
  3. appears as a character in 32 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> , No glyph available
Radical :
=> (hand), (claw/talon), (jar)
Graphical :
=> , , , , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. Yao2 - surname Yao
  2. yao2 - to shake/to rock/to row

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. There are no phonetic clues for this character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

摇摆 (搖擺)
摇滚 (搖滾)

Medium Frequency

动摇 (動搖)
大摇大摆 (大搖大擺)
招摇 (招搖)
摇动 (搖動)
摇摆不定 (搖擺不定)
摇晃 (搖晃)
摇曳 (搖曳)
摇篮 (搖籃)
摇号 (搖號)
摇身 (搖身)
摇身一变 (搖身一變)
摇头 (搖頭)
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.