假

Meta:

  1. 假 is the 635th most frequent character.
  2. 假 has 2 dictionary entries.
  3. 假 appears as a character in 84 words.
  4. 假 appears as a component in 0 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
假 => 亻, 叚
Radical :
假 => 亻 (human), 尸 (corpse), 二 (two), No glyph available, 又 (right hand)
Graphical :
假 => ㇒, 丨, 丨, 匚, 二, 匚, ㇇, ㇏

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. jia3 - fake/false/artificial/to borrow/if/suppose
  2. jia4 - vacation

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 假 (jia3): The component 叚 is pronounced as 'jia3'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.
  2. Pronunciation clue for 假 (jia4): The component 叚 is pronounced as 'jia3'. It has the same pronunciation as the character, but differs on tone.

Example Words:

High Frequency

假 
假期 
寒假 
放假 

Medium Frequency

休假 
假唱 
假如 
假意 
假日 
假装 (假裝)
假设 (假設)
假话 (假話)
假象 
度假 
暑假 
虚假 (虛假)
请假 (請假)
长假 (長假)

如

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Meta:

  1. 如 is the 67th most frequent character.
  2. 如 has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. 如 appears as a character in 129 words.
  4. 如 appears as a component in 7 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
如 => 女, 口
Radical :
如 => 女 (woman), 口 (mouth)
Graphical :
如 => ㇛, 一, 丿, 口

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. ru2 - as/as if/such as

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 如 (ru2): The component 女 is pronounced as 'ru3'. It has the same pronunciation as the character, but differs on tone.

Example Words:

High Frequency

如 
如何 
如果 
如此 

Medium Frequency

一如既往 
不如 
例如 
假如 
如下 
如今 
如来 (如來)
如同 
如意 
如愿 (如願)
比如 
犹如 (猶如)
万事如意 (萬事如意)

Appears In:

如 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.
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