1. 拨 is the 1805th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 21 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (hand), (N/A), (line), (dot), (right hand)
Graphical :
=> , , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. bo1 - to push aside/to appropriate (money)/to move/to set aside/to poke/to stir/group (of people)/batch/to dial

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. There are no phonetic clues for this character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

拨打 (撥打)

Medium Frequency

挑拨 (挑撥)
拨出 (撥出)
拨动 (撥動)
拨弄 (撥弄)
拨款 (撥款)
拨号 (撥號)
拨开 (撥開)
撩拨 (撩撥)
点拨 (點撥)
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.