1. 尺 is the 1472nd most frequent character.
  2. has 2 dictionary entries.
  3. appears as a character in 19 words.
  4. appears as a component in 6 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (corpse), (N/A)
Graphical :
=> , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. che3 - one of the characters used to represent a musical note in gongche notation, 工尺譜|工尺谱[gong1 che3 pu3]
  2. chi3 - a Chinese foot/one-third of a meter/a ruler/a tape-measure/one of the three acupoints for measuring pulse in Chinese medicine/CL:支[zhi1],把[ba3]

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 尺 (chi3): The component 尸 is pronounced as 'shi1'. It has the same pinyin final.

Example Words:

High Frequency


Medium Frequency

尺码 (尺碼)

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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.