王

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  1. 王 is the 299th most frequent character.
  2. 王 has 3 dictionary entries.
  3. 王 appears as a character in 107 words.
  4. 王 appears as a component in 203 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
王 => 一, 土
Radical :
王 => 王 (jade)
Graphical :
王 => 一, 一, 丨, 一

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. Wang2 - surname Wang
  2. wang2 - king or monarch/best or strongest of its type/grand/great
  3. wang4 - to rule/to reign over

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 王 (wang2): The component 王 is pronounced as 'wang2'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.
  2. Pronunciation clue for 王 (wang2): The component 王 is pronounced as 'wang4'. It has the same pronunciation as the character, but differs on tone.
  3. Pronunciation clue for 王 (wang4): The component 王 is pronounced as 'wang2'. It has the same pronunciation as the character, but differs on tone.
  4. Pronunciation clue for 王 (wang4): The component 王 is pronounced as 'wang4'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

女王 
王 
王子 
王道 

Medium Frequency

君王 
国王 (國王)
大王 
天王 
帝王 
猴王 
王八 
王八蛋 
王冠 
王力宏 
王国 (王國)
王妃 
王府井 
王朝 
王牌 
王老吉 
王菲 
霸王 
魔王 
龙王 (龍王)

往

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  1. 往 is the 369th most frequent character.
  2. 往 has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. 往 appears as a character in 41 words.
  4. 往 appears as a component in 0 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
往 => 彳, 主
Radical :
往 => 彳 (step), 王 (jade), 丶 (dot)
Graphical :
往 => ㇒, 丨, 一, 一, 丨, 一, 丶

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. wang3 - to go (in a direction)/to/towards/(of a train) bound for/past/previous

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 往 (wang3): The component 王 is pronounced as 'wang2'. It has the same pronunciation as the character, but differs on tone.
  2. Pronunciation clue for 往 (wang3): The component 王 is pronounced as 'wang4'. It has the same pronunciation as the character, but differs on tone.

Example Words:

High Frequency

往 
往事 
往往 

Medium Frequency

一如既往 
交往 
以往 
前往 
向往 (嚮往)
往来 (往來)
往前 
往外 
往常 
往年 
往后 (往後)
往日 
往返 
通往 
过往 (過往)
开往 (開往)

汪

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  1. 汪 is the 1873rd most frequent character.
  2. 汪 has 2 dictionary entries.
  3. 汪 appears as a character in 6 words.
  4. 汪 appears as a component in 0 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
汪 => 氵, 王
Radical :
汪 => 氵 (water), 王 (jade)
Graphical :
汪 => ⺀, ㇀, 一, 一, 丨, 一

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. Wang1 - surname Wang
  2. wang1 - expanse of water/ooze/(onomat.) bark

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 汪 (wang1): The component 王 is pronounced as 'wang2'. It has the same pronunciation as the character, but differs on tone.
  2. Pronunciation clue for 汪 (wang1): The component 王 is pronounced as 'wang4'. It has the same pronunciation as the character, but differs on tone.

Example Words:

High Frequency

汪 

Medium Frequency

汪洋 

枉

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  1. 枉 is the 2912th most frequent character.
  2. 枉 has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. 枉 appears as a character in 8 words.
  4. 枉 appears as a component in 0 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
枉 => 木, 王
Radical :
枉 => 木 (tree), 王 (jade)
Graphical :
枉 => 一, 丨, 八, 一, 一, 丨, 一

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. wang3 - to twist/crooked/unjust/in vain

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 枉 (wang3): The component 王 is pronounced as 'wang2'. It has the same pronunciation as the character, but differs on tone.
  2. Pronunciation clue for 枉 (wang3): The component 王 is pronounced as 'wang4'. It has the same pronunciation as the character, but differs on tone.

Example Words:

High Frequency

冤枉 

Medium Frequency

冤枉路 
枉法 
枉然 
枉费 (枉費)
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.
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