同

Meta:

  1. 同 is the 69th most frequent character.
  2. 同 has 2 dictionary entries.
  3. 同 appears as a character in 148 words.
  4. 同 appears as a component in 20 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
同 => 冂, 𠮛
Radical :
同 => 冂 (upside down box), 一 (one), 口 (mouth)
Graphical :
同 => 冂, 一, 口

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. tong2 - like/same/similar/together/alike/with
  2. tong4 - see 衚衕|胡同[hu2 tong4]

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. There are no phonetic clues for this character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

不同 
共同 
同 
同事 
同学 (同學)
同时 (同時)
同样 (同樣)

Medium Frequency

一同 
共同点 (共同點)
合同 
同仁 
同伴 
同居 
同志 
同性 
同性恋 (同性戀)
同情 
同意 
同感 
同桌 
同步 
同盟 
同胞 
同行 
同道 
同龄 (同齡)
大同 
如同 
志同道合 
感同身受 
相同 
胡同 
与众不同 (與眾不同)
认同 (認同)
赞同 (讚同)
陪同 
党同伐异 (黨同伐異)

室

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Meta:

  1. 室 is the 707th most frequent character.
  2. 室 has 2 dictionary entries.
  3. 室 appears as a character in 69 words.
  4. 室 appears as a component in 0 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
室 => 宀, 至
Radical :
室 => 宀 (roof), 至 (arrive)
Graphical :
室 => 冖, 丶, 一, ㇛, 丶, 一, 丨, 一

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. Shi4 - surname Shi
  2. shi4 - room/work unit/grave/scabbard/family or clan/one of the 28 constellations of Chinese astronomy

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 室 (shi4): The component 至 is pronounced as 'zhi4'. It has the same pinyin final.

Example Words:

High Frequency

教室 
办公室 (辦公室)

Medium Frequency

休息室 
候车室 (候車室)
地下室 
室 
室内 (室內)
室友 
室外 
室温 (室溫)
寝室 (寢室)
实验室 (實驗室)
居室 
工作室 
放映室 
更衣室 
会议室 (會議室)
浴室 
温室 (溫室)
画室 (畫室)
皇室 
科室 
卧室 (臥室)
课室 (課室)

操

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Meta:

  1. 操 is the 1171st most frequent character.
  2. 操 has 2 dictionary entries.
  3. 操 appears as a character in 36 words.
  4. 操 appears as a component in 0 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
操 => 扌, 喿
Radical :
操 => 扌 (hand), 品 (N/A), 木 (tree)
Graphical :
操 => 亅, 二, 品, 一, 丨, 八

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. cao1 - to grasp/to hold/to operate/to manage/to control/to steer/to exercise/to drill (practice)/to play/to speak (a language)
  2. cao4 - variant of 肏[cao4]

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 操 (cao1): The component 喿 is pronounced as 'sao4'. It has the same pinyin final.
  2. Pronunciation clue for 操 (cao4): The component 喿 is pronounced as 'sao4'. It has the same pinyin final.

Example Words:

High Frequency

操 
操作 

Medium Frequency

情操 
操劳 (操勞)
操场 (操場)
操心 
操控 
操纵 (操縱)
操蛋 
曹操 
节操 (節操)
体操 (體操)

戈

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Meta:

  1. 戈 is the 1693rd most frequent character.
  2. 戈 has 2 dictionary entries.
  3. 戈 appears as a character in 16 words.
  4. 戈 appears as a component in 201 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
戈 => ㇂, 一, ㇒, 丶
Radical :
戈 => 戈 (spear)
Graphical :
戈 => 戈

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. Ge1 - surname Ge
  2. ge1 - spear

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 戈 (ge1): The component 戈 is pronounced as 'ge1'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

戈壁 
泰戈尔 (泰戈爾)

Medium Frequency

伊戈尔 (伊戈爾)
倒戈 
兵戈 
同室操戈 
干戈 
戈壁滩 (戈壁灘)
戈尔 (戈爾)
戈尔巴乔夫 (戈爾巴喬夫)
探戈 
萨拉戈萨 (薩拉戈薩)
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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