1. 励 is the 1466th most frequent character.
  2. has 2 dictionary entries.
  3. appears as a character in 7 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (cliff), (one), 丿 (bend), (N/A), (power/force)
Graphical :
=> , , 丿, , , 丿

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. Li4 - surname Li
  2. li4 - to encourage/to urge

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 励 (li4): The component 一 is pronounced as 'yi1'. It has the same pinyin final.
  2. Pronunciation clue for 励 (li4): The component 力 is pronounced as 'li4'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

奖励 (獎勵)

Medium Frequency

励志 (勵志)
鼓励 (鼓勵)
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.