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  1. 谷 is the 1093rd most frequent character.
  2. has 2 dictionary entries.
  3. appears as a character in 48 words.
  4. appears as a component in 29 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
=> , No glyph available
Radical :
=> (valley)
Graphical :
=> , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. Gu3 - surname Gu
  2. gu3 - valley

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 谷 (gu3): The component 谷 is pronounced as 'gu3'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

曼谷 
 
谷歌 

Medium Frequency

低谷 
山谷 
峡谷 (峽谷)
布谷鸟 (布谷鳥)
平谷 
河谷 
硅谷 
谷子 (穀子)
谷物 (穀物)
谷雨 (穀雨)
谷类 (穀類)
虚怀若谷 (虛懷若谷)
谷底 
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.