1. 借 is the 982nd most frequent character.
  2. has 2 dictionary entries.
  3. appears as a character in 50 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (human), (grass), (one), (sun/day)
Graphical :
=> , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. jie4 - to lend/to borrow/by means of/to take (an opportunity)
  2. jie4 - variant of 借[jie4]

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. There are no phonetic clues for this character.

Example Words:

High Frequency


Medium Frequency

借刀杀人 (借刀殺人)
借机 (借機)
借给 (借給)
借记卡 (借記卡)
借贷 (借貸)
借鉴 (借鑒)
凭借 (憑借)
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.