1. 炽 is the 3271st most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 4 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (fire), (mouth), (eight/divide)
Graphical :
=> 丿, , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. chi4 - to burn/to blaze/splendid/illustrious

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 炽 (chi4): The component 只 is pronounced as 'zhi1'. It has the same pinyin final.

Example Words:

High Frequency

炽热 (熾熱)

Medium Frequency

炽烈 (熾烈)
白炽 (白熾)
白炽灯 (白熾燈)
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.