1. 买 is the 757th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 32 words.
  4. appears as a component in 2 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (N/A), (big), (dot)
Graphical :
=> , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. mai3 - to buy/to purchase

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 买 (mai3): The component 大 is pronounced as 'dai4'. It has the same pinyin final.

Example Words:

High Frequency


Medium Frequency

买到 (買到)
买单 (買單)
买卖 (買賣)
购买 (購買)

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.