妙

Meta:

  1. 妙 is the 1248th most frequent character.
  2. 妙 has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. 妙 appears as a character in 29 words.
  4. 妙 appears as a component in 0 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
妙 => 女, 少
Radical :
妙 => 女 (woman), 小 (small), 丿 (bend)
Graphical :
妙 => ㇛, 一, 丿, 亅, 八, 丿

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. miao4 - clever/wonderful

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 妙 (miao4): The component 小 is pronounced as 'xiao3'. It has the same pinyin final.

Example Words:

High Frequency

奇妙 
美妙 
莫名其妙 

Medium Frequency

奥妙 (奧妙)
妙 
妙手 
巧妙 
微妙 

趣

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  1. 趣 is the 1063rd most frequent character.
  2. 趣 has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. 趣 appears as a character in 27 words.
  4. 趣 appears as a component in 0 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
趣 => 走, 取
Radical :
趣 => 走 (run), 耳 (ear), 又 (right hand)
Graphical :
趣 => 一, 丨, 一, 龰, 二, 丨, 二, ㇇, ㇏

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. qu4 - interesting/to interest

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 趣 (qu4): The component 取 is pronounced as 'qu3'. It has the same pronunciation as the character, but differs on tone.

Example Words:

High Frequency

志趣 
有趣 
乐趣 (樂趣)
兴趣 (興趣)

Medium Frequency

情趣 
感兴趣 (感興趣)
无趣 (無趣)
趣 
趣事 
趣味 
风趣 (風趣)

æ©«

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  1. æ©« is the 1328th most frequent character.
  2. æ©« has 2 dictionary entries.
  3. æ©« appears as a character in 66 words.
  4. æ©« appears as a component in 0 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
橫 => 木, 黃
Radical :
橫 => 木 (tree), 黃 (yellow)
Graphical :
橫 => 一, 丨, 八, 卄, 一, 一, 二, 丨, 凵, 八

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. heng2 - horizontal/across/(horizontal character stroke)
  2. heng4 - harsh and unreasonable/perverse/unexpected

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 橫 (heng2): The component 黃 is pronounced as 'huang2'. It has the same pinyin initial.
  2. Pronunciation clue for 橫 (heng4): The component 黃 is pronounced as 'huang2'. It has the same pinyin initial.

Example Words:

High Frequency

横 (橫)
横批 (橫批)
横行 (橫行)
纵横 (縱橫)

Medium Frequency

妙趣横生 (妙趣橫生)
专横 (專橫)
强横 (強橫)
才华横溢 (才華橫溢)
横向 (橫向)
横幅 (橫幅)
横扫 (橫掃)
横扫千军 (橫掃千軍)
横梁 (橫梁)
横流 (橫流)
横渡 (橫渡)
横滨 (橫濱)
横生 (橫生)
横祸 (橫禍)
横空 (橫空)
横纹 (橫紋)
横线 (橫線)
横冲直撞 (橫衝直撞)
横竖 (橫豎)
横财 (橫財)
横贯 (橫貫)
横跨 (橫跨)
横躺 (橫躺)
横飞 (橫飛)
蛮横 (蠻橫)

生

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Meta:

  1. 生 is the 34th most frequent character.
  2. 生 has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. 生 appears as a character in 346 words.
  4. 生 appears as a component in 25 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
生 => 龶, ㇒
Radical :
生 => 生 (life)
Graphical :
生 => 龶, ㇒

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. sheng1 - to be born/to give birth/life/to grow/raw, uncooked

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 生 (sheng1): The component 生 is pronounced as 'sheng1'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

人生 
先生 
女生 
学生 (學生)
生 
生命 
生日 
生活 
发生 (發生)

Medium Frequency

一生 
一生一世 
三生有幸 
今生 
来生 (來生)
再生 
出生 
大学生 (大學生)
天生 
学生会 (學生會)
学生证 (學生證)
小学生 (小學生)
新生 
民生 
活生生 
生动 (生動)
生化 
生子 
生存 
生怕 
生意 
生态 (生態)
生成 
生机 (生機)
生死 
生气 (生氣)
生涯 
生物 
生物钟 (生物鐘)
生理 
生产 (生產)
生病 
生肖 
生育 
生菜 
生姜 (生薑)
生长 (生長)
产生 (產生)
男生 
留学生 (留學生)
畜生 
毕业生 (畢業生)
众生 (眾生)
研究生 
终生 (終生)
维生素 (維生素)
考生 
花生 
卫生 (衛生)
卫生巾 (衛生巾)
卫生间 (衛生間)
亲生 (親生)
计生 (計生)
诞生 (誕生)
逃生 
医生 (醫生)
重生 
野生 
陌生 
陌生人 
养生 (養生)
高中生 
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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