未

Meta:

  1. 未 is the 385th most frequent character.
  2. 未 has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. 未 appears as a character in 44 words.
  4. 未 appears as a component in 10 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
未 => 木, 一
Radical :
未 => 木 (tree), 一 (one)
Graphical :
未 => 一, 丨, 八, 一

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. wei4 - not yet/did not/have not/not/8th earthly branch: 1-3 p.m., 6th solar month (7th July-6th August), year of the Sheep

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. There are no phonetic clues for this character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

未 
未来 (未來)

Medium Frequency

前所未有 
从未 (從未)
意犹未尽 (意猶未盡)
未婚 
未必 
未知 

知

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Meta:

  1. 知 is the 123rd most frequent character.
  2. 知 has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. 知 appears as a character in 99 words.
  4. 知 appears as a component in 6 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
知 => 矢, 口
Radical :
知 => 矢 (arrow), 口 (mouth)
Graphical :
知 => 丿, 一, 人, 一, 口

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. zhi1 - to know/to be aware

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 知 (zhi1): The component 矢 is pronounced as 'shi3'. It has the same pinyin final.

Example Words:

High Frequency

知 
知道 

Medium Frequency

不为人知 (不為人知)
不知不觉 (不知不覺)
不知所措 
告知 
得知 
明知 
未知 
无知 (無知)
知名 
知己 
知心 
知情 
知识 (知識)
知足 
通知 

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知 also appears in:
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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