真

Meta:

  1. 真 is the 204th most frequent character.
  2. 真 has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. 真 appears as a character in 84 words.
  4. 真 appears as a component in 15 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
真 => 十, 具
Radical :
真 => 十 (ten), 目 (eye), 一 (one), 八 (eight/divide)
Graphical :
真 => 一, 丨, 口, 二, 一, 八

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. zhen1 - really/truly/indeed/real/true/genuine

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. There are no phonetic clues for this character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

真 
真心 

Medium Frequency

天真 
写真 (寫真)
成真 
真实 (真實)
真情 
真爱 (真愛)
真正 
真理 
真相 
真真 
真诚 (真誠)
纯真 (純真)
认真 (認真)

知

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Meta:

  1. 知 is the 123rd most frequent character.
  2. 知 has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. 知 appears as a character in 99 words.
  4. 知 appears as a component in 6 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
知 => 矢, 口
Radical :
知 => 矢 (arrow), 口 (mouth)
Graphical :
知 => 丿, 一, 人, 一, 口

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. zhi1 - to know/to be aware

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 知 (zhi1): The component 矢 is pronounced as 'shi3'. It has the same pinyin final.

Example Words:

High Frequency

知 
知道 

Medium Frequency

不为人知 (不為人知)
不知不觉 (不知不覺)
不知所措 
告知 
得知 
明知 
未知 
无知 (無知)
知名 
知己 
知心 
知情 
知识 (知識)
知足 
通知 

Appears In:

知 also appears in:

灼

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Meta:

  1. 灼 is the 2861st most frequent character.
  2. 灼 has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. 灼 appears as a character in 7 words.
  4. 灼 appears as a component in 0 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
灼 => 火, 勺
Radical :
灼 => 火 (fire), 勹 (wrap), 丶 (dot)
Graphical :
灼 => 丿, 丶, 冫, ㇆, ㇒, 丶

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. zhuo2 - luminous/burning/to burn/to cauterize

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 灼 (zhuo2): The component 火 is pronounced as 'huo3'. It has the same pinyin final.
  2. Pronunciation clue for 灼 (zhuo2): The component 丶 is pronounced as 'zhu3'. It has the same pinyin initial.

Example Words:

High Frequency

焦灼 

Medium Frequency

灼热 (灼熱)
灼痛 
烧灼 (燒灼)
真知灼见 (真知灼見)

见

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Meta:

  1. 见 is the 153rd most frequent character.
  2. 见 has 2 dictionary entries.
  3. 见 appears as a character in 134 words.
  4. 见 appears as a component in 60 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
见 => 冂, 儿
Radical :
见 => 见 (see)
Graphical :
见 => 冂, 丿, 乚

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. jian4 - to see/to meet/to appear (to be sth)/to interview
  2. xian4 - to appear

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 见 (jian4): The component 冂 is pronounced as 'jiong1'. It has the same pinyin initial.
  2. Pronunciation clue for 见 (jian4): The component 见 is pronounced as 'jian4'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.
  3. Pronunciation clue for 见 (jian4): The component 见 is pronounced as 'xian4'. It has the same pinyin final.
  4. Pronunciation clue for 见 (xian4): The component 见 is pronounced as 'jian4'. It has the same pinyin final.
  5. Pronunciation clue for 见 (xian4): The component 见 is pronounced as 'xian4'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

梦见 (夢見)
意见 (意見)
看见 (看見)
见 (見)
见到 (見到)
见面 (見面)
遇见 (遇見)

Medium Frequency

一见如故 (一見如故)
不见 (不見)
不见不散 (不見不散)
不见得 (不見得)
主见 (主見)
偏见 (偏見)
再见 (再見)
常见 (常見)
明天见 (明天見)
会见 (會見)
相见 (相見)
相见恨晚 (相見恨晚)
碰见 (碰見)
罕见 (罕見)
听见 (聽見)
能见度 (能見度)
见效 (見效)
见义勇为 (見義勇為)
见解 (見解)
见谅 (見諒)
见证 (見證)
见识 (見識)
见鬼 (見鬼)
视而不见 (視而不見)
详见 (詳見)
难得一见 (難得一見)
预见 (預見)
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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