圓

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  1. 圓 is the 1143rd most frequent character.
  2. 圓 has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. 圓 appears as a character in 66 words.
  4. 圓 appears as a component in 0 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
圓 => 囗, 員
Radical :
圓 => 囗 (enclosure), 口 (mouth), 貝 (shell)
Graphical :
圓 => 冂, 一, 口, 口, 二, 八

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. yuan2 - circle/round/circular/spherical/(of the moon) full/unit of Chinese currency (Yuan)/tactful/to justify

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 圓 (yuan2): The component 員 is pronounced as 'yuan2'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

圆 (圓)
圆满 (圓滿)
团圆 (團圓)
汤圆 (湯圓)

Medium Frequency

圆圈 (圓圈)
圆子 (圓子)
圆形 (圓形)
圆明园 (圓明園)
圆月 (圓月)
圆桌 (圓桌)
圆滑 (圓滑)
圆滚滚 (圓滾滾)
圆润 (圓潤)
圆珠笔 (圓珠筆)
圆舞曲 (圓舞曲)
圆通 (圓通)
圆领 (圓領)
圆点 (圓點)
方圆 (方圓)
桂圆 (桂圓)
花好月圆 (花好月圓)

明

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Meta:

  1. 明 is the 121st most frequent character.
  2. 明 has 2 dictionary entries.
  3. 明 appears as a character in 201 words.
  4. 明 appears as a component in 2 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
明 => 日, 月
Radical :
明 => 日 (sun/day), 月 (moon)
Graphical :
明 => 口, 一, 冂, 二

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. Ming2 - Ming Dynasty (1368-1644)/surname Ming/Ming (c. 2000 BC), fourth of the legendary Flame Emperors, 炎帝[Yan2 di4] descended from Shennong 神農|神农[Shen2 nong2] Farmer God
  2. ming2 - bright/opposite: dark 暗[an4]/(of meaning) clear/to understand/next/public or open/wise/generic term for a sacrifice to the gods

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. There are no phonetic clues for this character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

明天 
明星 
明白 

Medium Frequency

三明治 
不明 
光明 
分明 
天明 
姚明 
文明 
昆明 
明 
明亮 
明信片 
明儿 (明兒)
明天见 (明天見)
明媚 
明年 
明日 
明明 
明智 
明月 
明朗 
明珠 
明知 
明确 (明確)
明显 (明顯)
发明 (發明)
精明 
聪明 (聰明)
声明 (聲明)
表明 
说明 (說明)
证明 (證明)
透明 
阳光明媚 (陽光明媚)
鲜明 (鮮明)
黎明 

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園

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Meta:

  1. 園 is the 986th most frequent character.
  2. 園 has 2 dictionary entries.
  3. 園 appears as a character in 48 words.
  4. 園 appears as a component in 1 character.

Decomposition:

Once :
園 => 囗, 袁
Radical :
園 => 囗 (enclosure), 土 (earth), 口 (mouth), ㇒ (N/A), ㇗ (N/A), No glyph available
Graphical :
園 => 冂, 一, 一, 丨, 一, 口, ㇒, ㇗, 冫

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. Yuan2 - surname Yuan
  2. yuan2 - land used for growing plants/site used for public recreation

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 園 (yuan2): The component 袁 is pronounced as 'yuan2'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

公园 (公園)
幼儿园 (幼兒園)
乐园 (樂園)
花园 (花園)

Medium Frequency

动物园 (動物園)
园 (園)
园区 (園區)
园林 (園林)
学园 (學園)
家园 (家園)
校园 (校園)
桃园 (桃園)
植物园 (植物園)
庄园 (莊園)
游乐园 (遊樂園)

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園 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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