京

Meta:

  1. 京 is the 566th most frequent character.
  2. 京 has 2 dictionary entries.
  3. 京 appears as a character in 38 words.
  4. 京 appears as a component in 16 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
京 => No glyph available, 小
Radical :
京 => 亠 (lid), 口 (mouth), 小 (small)
Graphical :
京 => 一, 丶, 口, 亅, 八

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. Jing1 - abbr. for Beijing/surname Jing/Jing ethnic minority
  2. jing1 - capital city of a country/big/algebraic term for a large number (old)/artificial mound (old)

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. There are no phonetic clues for this character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

北京 

Medium Frequency

京 
京剧 (京劇)
京城 
北京人 
北京市 
南京 
南京市 
回京 
东京 (東京)

城

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Meta:

  1. 城 is the 413th most frequent character.
  2. 城 has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. 城 appears as a character in 260 words.
  4. 城 appears as a component in 0 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
城 => 土, 成
Radical :
城 => 土 (earth), 一 (one), 丿 (bend), ㇆ (N/A), 戈 (spear)
Graphical :
城 => 一, 丨, 一, 一, 丿, ㇆, 戈

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. cheng2 - city walls/city/town/CL:座[zuo4],道[dao4],個|个[ge4]

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 城 (cheng2): The component 成 is pronounced as 'cheng2'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

城 
城市 

Medium Frequency

京城 
倾城 (傾城)
全城 
古城 
商城 
围城 (圍城)
城区 (城區)
城堡 
城府 
城墙 (城牆)
城管 
城乡 (城鄉)
城镇 (城鎮)
增城 
攻城 
新城 
曼城 
东城 (東城)
东城区 (東城區)
满城 (滿城)
省城 
禅城区 (禪城區)
县城 (縣城)
西城区 (西城區)
费城 (費城)
进城 (進城)
达坂城 (達坂城)
长城 (長城)
双城 (雙城)
韩城 (韓城)
龙城 (龍城)
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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