1. 棋 is the 2085th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 18 words.
  4. appears as a component in 1 character.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (tree), (sweet), (one), (eight/divide)
Graphical :
=> , , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. qi2 - chess/CL:盤|盘[pan2]

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 棋 (qi2): The component 其 is pronounced as 'qi2'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.
  2. Pronunciation clue for 棋 (qi2): The component 一 is pronounced as 'yi1'. It has the same pinyin final.

Example Words:

High Frequency


Medium Frequency

围棋 (圍棋)
棋盘 (棋盤)
琴棋书画 (琴棋書畫)
举棋不定 (舉棋不定)

Appears In:

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.
If you see questions marks or too many "block" characters, especially when it comes to level 3 decomposition you might need the correct font.