1. 姚 is the 2303rd most frequent character.
  2. has 2 dictionary entries.
  3. appears as a character in 7 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (woman), (legs), (ice), No glyph available
Graphical :
=> , , 丿, 丿, , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. Yao2 - surname Yao
  2. yao2 - handsome/good-looking

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 姚 (yao2): The component 兆 is pronounced as 'zhao4'. It has the same pinyin final.

Example Words:

High Frequency


Medium Frequency

余姚 (餘姚)
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.