1. 尸 is the 1515th most frequent character.
  2. has 2 dictionary entries.
  3. appears as a character in 19 words.
  4. appears as a component in 165 characters.


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

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. shi1 - person representing the dead (during burial ceremonies)/to put a corpse on display (after execution)/variant of 屍/corpse
  2. shi1 - corpse

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 尸 (shi1): The component 丨 is pronounced as 'shu4'. It has the same pinyin initial.
  2. Pronunciation clue for 尸 (shi1): The component 尸 is pronounced as 'shi1'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

僵尸 (僵屍)

Medium Frequency

丧尸 (喪屍)
尸体 (屍體)
死尸 (死屍)
行尸走肉 (行屍走肉)
诈尸 (詐屍)
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.