1. 巳 is the 3375th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 5 words.
  4. appears as a component in 85 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (oneself)
Graphical :
=> , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. si4 - 6th earthly branch: 9-11 a.m., 4th solar month (5th May-5th June), year of the Snake

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 巳 (si4): The component 尸 is pronounced as 'shi1'. It has the same pinyin final.
  2. Pronunciation clue for 巳 (si4): The component 巳 is pronounced as 'si4'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

Medium Frequency

巳时 (巳時)
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.
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