1. 敲 is the 1730th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 15 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (tall), (knock)
Graphical :
=> , , , , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. qiao1 - to hit/to strike/to tap/to rap/to knock/to rip sb off/to overcharge

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. There are no phonetic clues for this character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

敲门 (敲門)

Medium Frequency

敲击 (敲擊)
敲诈 (敲詐)
敲锣 (敲鑼)
敲响 (敲響)
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.