1. 丑 is the 1898th most frequent character.
  2. has 3 dictionary entries.
  3. appears as a character in 27 words.
  4. appears as a component in 11 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (knife), (two)
Graphical :
=> , 丿,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. Chou3 - surname Chou
  2. chou3 - clown/2nd earthly branch: 1-3 a.m., 12th solar month (6th January to 3rd February), year of the Ox
  3. chou3 - shameful/ugly/disgraceful

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. There are no phonetic clues for this character.

Example Words:

High Frequency


Medium Frequency

丑恶 (醜惡)
丑闻 (醜聞)
丑陋 (醜陋)

Appears In:

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.
If you see questions marks or too many "block" characters, especially when it comes to level 3 decomposition you might need the correct font.