里

Meta:

  1. 里 is the 50th most frequent character.
  2. 里 has 2 dictionary entries.
  3. 里 appears as a character in 163 words.
  4. 里 appears as a component in 52 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
里 => 田, 土
Radical :
里 => 里 (village/mile)
Graphical :
里 => 冂, 一, 丨, 一, 一, 丨, 一

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. Li3 - Li (surname)
  2. li3 - li (Chinese mile)/500 meters (modern)/home/hometown/village/neighborhood/administrative unit

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 里 (li3): The component 里 is pronounced as 'li3'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

哪里 (哪裡)
里 
这里 (這裡)

Medium Frequency

三里屯 
公里 
可可西里 
嘴里 (嘴裡)
夜里 (夜裡)
家里 (家裡)
心里 (心裡)
心里话 (心裡話)
怀里 (懷裡)
水里 
百里挑一 (百裡挑一)
稀里哗啦 (稀裡嘩啦)
里边 (裡邊)
里面 (裡面)
里头 (裡頭)
那里 (那裡)
乡里 (鄉里)
香格里拉 
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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