1. 巾 is the 2276th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 21 words.
  4. appears as a component in 167 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (turban/scarf)
Graphical :
=> ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. jin1 - towel/general purpose cloth/women's headcovering (old)/Kangxi radical 50

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 巾 (jin1): The component 冂 is pronounced as 'jiong1'. It has the same pinyin initial.
  2. Pronunciation clue for 巾 (jin1): The component 巾 is pronounced as 'jin1'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

围巾 (圍巾)

Medium Frequency

巾帼 (巾幗)
纸巾 (紙巾)
丝巾 (絲巾)
卫生巾 (衛生巾)
餐巾纸 (餐巾紙)
黄巾 (黃巾)
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.