1. 刘 is the 750th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 20 words.
  4. appears as a component in 1 character.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (script/literature), (knife)
Graphical :
=> , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. Liu2 - surname Liu

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. There are no phonetic clues for this character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

刘备 (劉備)
刘海 (劉海)

Medium Frequency

刘德华 (劉德華)
刘翔 (劉翔)
刘表 (劉表)
刘邦 (劉邦)
刘青云 (劉青雲)

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.