1. 寻 is the 960th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 33 words.
  4. appears as a component in 3 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (pig snout), (thumb)
Graphical :
=> , , 𠂇, ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. xun2 - to search/to look for/to seek

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 寻 (xun2): The component 寸 is pronounced as 'cun4'. It has the same pinyin final.

Example Words:

High Frequency

寻找 (尋找)

Medium Frequency

寻宝 (尋寶)
寻常 (尋常)
寻求 (尋求)
寻觅 (尋覓)
找寻 (找尋)
追寻 (追尋)

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.