1. 栖 is the 2455th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 9 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> , 西
Radical :
=> (tree), 西 (west)
Graphical :
=> , , , , 丿, , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. qi1 - to perch/to rest (of birds)/to dwell/to live/to stay

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 栖 (qi1): The component 西 is pronounced as 'xi1'. It has the same pinyin final.

Example Words:

High Frequency

栖息 (棲息)

Medium Frequency

两栖 (兩棲)
栖息地 (棲息地)
栖身 (棲身)
栖霞 (棲霞)
栖霞区 (棲霞區)
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.