1. 寸 is the 1901st most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 14 words.
  4. appears as a component in 156 characters.


Once :
=> No glyph available,
Radical :
=> (thumb)
Graphical :
=> 𠂇, ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. cun4 - a unit of length/inch/thumb

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 寸 (cun4): The component 寸 is pronounced as 'cun4'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.

Example Words:

High Frequency


Medium Frequency

寸步难行 (寸步難行)
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.