1. 复 is the 426th most frequent character.
  2. has 3 dictionary entries.
  3. appears as a character in 94 words.
  4. appears as a component in 7 characters.


Once :
=> 𠂉, No glyph available
Radical :
=> 丿 (bend), (one), (sun/day), (go)
Graphical :
=> 丿, , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. fu4 - to go and return/to return/to resume/to return to a normal or original state/to repeat/again/to recover/to restore/to turn over/to reply/to answer/to reply to a letter/to retaliate/to carry out
  2. fu4 - to repeat/to double/to overlap/complex (not simple)/compound/composite/double/diplo-/duplicate/overlapping/to duplicate
  3. fu4 - variant of 復|复[fu4]/to reply to a letter

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. There are no phonetic clues for this character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

修复 (修復)
回复 (回復)
复古 (復古)
复习 (復習)
恢复 (恢復)
复杂 (複雜)
重复 (重複)

Medium Frequency

反反复复 (反反復復)
反复 (反復)
报复 (報復)
失而复得 (失而復得)
平复 (平復)
康复 (康復)
复仇 (復仇)
复出 (復出)
复原 (復原)
复合 (復合)
复旦 (復旦)
复查 (復查)
复活 (復活)
复苏 (復甦)
复发 (復發)
复兴 (復興)
复读 (復讀)
收复 (收復)
日复一日 (日復一日)
李开复 (李開復)
答复 (答復)
复印 (複印)
复印件 (複印件)
复制 (複製)
周而复始 (週而復始)

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.