1. 优 is the 773rd most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 35 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (human), (lame), (dot)
Graphical :
=> , , 𠂇, ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. you1 - excellent/superior

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 优 (you1): The component 尤 is pronounced as 'you2'. It has the same pronunciation as the character, but differs on tone.

Example Words:

High Frequency

优先 (優先)
优惠 (優惠)
优惠券 (優惠券)
优秀 (優秀)
优雅 (優雅)
优点 (優點)

Medium Frequency

优势 (優勢)
优化 (優化)
优异 (優異)
优盘 (優盤)
优美 (優美)
优良 (優良)
优质 (優質)
优越 (優越)
优酷 (優酷)
葛优 (葛優)
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.