世

Meta:

  1. 世 is the 181st most frequent character.
  2. 世 has 2 dictionary entries.
  3. 世 appears as a character in 129 words.
  4. 世 appears as a component in 7 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
世 => ㇗, 廿
Radical :
世 => ㇗ (N/A), 廿 (two hands/twenty)
Graphical :
世 => ㇗, 卄, 一

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. Shi4 - surname Shi
  2. shi4 - life/age/generation/era/world/lifetime/epoch/descendant/noble

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. There are no phonetic clues for this character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

世界 
乱世 (亂世)

Medium Frequency

一生一世 
世 
世上 
世事 
世人 
世俗 
世家 
世故 
世界观 (世界觀)
世纪 (世紀)
世间 (世間)
乱世佳人 (亂世佳人)
人世 
今世 
出世 
前世 
去世 
在世 
尘世 (塵世)
盛世 
绝世 (絕世)
处世 (處世)

Appears In:

世 also appears in:

界

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Meta:

  1. 界 is the 288th most frequent character.
  2. 界 has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. 界 appears as a character in 69 words.
  4. 界 appears as a component in 0 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
界 => 田, 介
Radical :
界 => 田 (field), 人 (human), No glyph available
Graphical :
界 => 冂, 一, 丨, 一, 人, 丨

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. jie4 - boundary/scope/extent/circles/group/kingdom (taxonomy)

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 界 (jie4): The component 介 is pronounced as 'jie4'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

世界 

Medium Frequency

境界 
外界 
张家界 (張家界)
界 
界面 
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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