1. 块 is the 791st most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 28 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (earth), No glyph available, (line), (human)
Graphical :
=> , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. kuai4 - lump (of earth)/chunk/piece/classifier for pieces of cloth, cake, soap etc/colloquial word for yuan (or other unit of currency such as Hong Kong or US dollar etc), usually as 塊錢|块钱

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 块 (kuai4): The component 夬 is pronounced as 'guai4'. It has the same pinyin final.

Example Words:

High Frequency


Medium Frequency

一块 (一塊)
一块儿 (一塊兒)
冰块 (冰塊)
切块 (切塊)
方块 (方塊)
板块 (板塊)
模块 (模塊)
石块 (石塊)
肿块 (腫塊)
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.