1. 導 is the 343rd most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 75 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (walk), (head), (thumb)
Graphical :
=> , , , , , , , , 𠂇, ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. dao3 - to transmit/to lead/to guide/to conduct/to direct

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 導 (dao3): The component 道 is pronounced as 'dao4'. It has the same pronunciation as the character, but differs on tone.

Example Words:

High Frequency

导演 (導演)
导致 (導致)
导航 (導航)
领导 (領導)

Medium Frequency

主导 (主導)
倡导 (倡導)
执导 (執導)
报导 (報導)
导向 (導向)
导师 (導師)
导弹 (導彈)
导读 (導讀)
导购 (導購)
导游 (導遊)
引导 (引導)
指导 (指導)
推导 (推導)
教导 (教導)
疏导 (疏導)
编导 (編導)
自导 (自導)
误导 (誤導)
辅导 (輔導)
辅导员 (輔導員)
开导 (開導)
领导人 (領導人)
领导者 (領導者)
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.