三

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  1. 三 is the 125th most frequent character.
  2. 三 has 2 dictionary entries.
  3. 三 appears as a character in 156 words.
  4. 三 appears as a component in 6 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
三 => 一, 二
Radical :
三 => 一 (one), 二 (two)
Graphical :
三 => 一, 二

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. San1 - surname San
  2. san1 - three/3

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. There are no phonetic clues for this character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

三 

Medium Frequency

三亚 (三亞)
三分之一 
三十 
三岔口 
三峡 (三峽)
三文鱼 (三文魚)
三星 
三更半夜 
三月 
三生有幸 
三角 
三里屯 
初三 
十三 
年三十 
星期三 
周三 (週三)

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三 also appears in:

生

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Meta:

  1. 生 is the 34th most frequent character.
  2. 生 has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. 生 appears as a character in 346 words.
  4. 生 appears as a component in 25 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
生 => 龶, ㇒
Radical :
生 => 生 (life)
Graphical :
生 => 龶, ㇒

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. sheng1 - to be born/to give birth/life/to grow/raw, uncooked

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 生 (sheng1): The component 生 is pronounced as 'sheng1'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

人生 
先生 
女生 
学生 (學生)
生 
生命 
生日 
生活 
发生 (發生)

Medium Frequency

一生 
一生一世 
三生有幸 
今生 
来生 (來生)
再生 
出生 
大学生 (大學生)
天生 
学生会 (學生會)
学生证 (學生證)
小学生 (小學生)
新生 
民生 
活生生 
生动 (生動)
生化 
生子 
生存 
生怕 
生意 
生态 (生態)
生成 
生机 (生機)
生死 
生气 (生氣)
生涯 
生物 
生物钟 (生物鐘)
生理 
生产 (生產)
生病 
生肖 
生育 
生菜 
生姜 (生薑)
生长 (生長)
产生 (產生)
男生 
留学生 (留學生)
畜生 
毕业生 (畢業生)
众生 (眾生)
研究生 
终生 (終生)
维生素 (維生素)
考生 
花生 
卫生 (衛生)
卫生巾 (衛生巾)
卫生间 (衛生間)
亲生 (親生)
计生 (計生)
诞生 (誕生)
逃生 
医生 (醫生)
重生 
野生 
陌生 
陌生人 
养生 (養生)
高中生 

有

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Meta:

  1. 有 is the 8th most frequent character.
  2. 有 has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. 有 appears as a character in 238 words.
  4. 有 appears as a component in 12 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
有 => 𠂇, 月
Radical :
有 => 𠂇 (left hand), 月 (moon)
Graphical :
有 => 𠂇, 冂, 二

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. you3 - to have/there is/there are/to exist/to be

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 有 (you3): The component 月 is pronounced as 'yue4'. It has the same pinyin initial.

Example Words:

High Frequency

有 
没有 (沒有)

Medium Frequency

具有 
只有 
含有 
唯有 
所有 
拥有 (擁有)
有些 
有意思 
有所 
有效 
有时 (有時)
有时候 (有時候)
有的 
有空 
有趣 
有钱 (有錢)
有关 (有關)
有限 
有点 (有點)
还有 (還有)

幸

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Meta:

  1. 幸 is the 900th most frequent character.
  2. 幸 has 3 dictionary entries.
  3. 幸 appears as a character in 25 words.
  4. 幸 appears as a component in 4 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
幸 => 土, 𢆉
Radical :
幸 => 土 (earth), 丷 (eight/divide), 干 (dry)
Graphical :
幸 => 一, 丨, 一, 丷, 一, 一, 丨

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. xing4 - trusted/intimate/(of the emperor) to visit/variant of 幸[xing4]
  2. Xing4 - surname Xing
  3. xing4 - fortunate/lucky

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 幸 (xing4): The component 丷 is pronounced as 'xx5'. It has the same pinyin initial.

Example Words:

High Frequency

幸福 

Medium Frequency

不幸 
幸好 
幸运 (幸運)

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幸 also appears in:
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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