求

Meta:

  1. 求 is the 312th most frequent character.
  2. 求 has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. 求 appears as a character in 73 words.
  4. 求 appears as a component in 10 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
求 => No glyph available, 氺
Radical :
求 => 𠂇 (left hand), 丶 (dot), 氺 (water)
Graphical :
求 => 𠂇, 丶, 亅, 丶, ㇀, 冫

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. qiu2 - to seek/to look for/to request/to demand/to beseech

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. There are no phonetic clues for this character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

求 

Medium Frequency

奢求 
寻求 (尋求)
强求 (強求)
求助 
求婚 
求职 (求職)
求解 
祈求 
要求 
请求 (請求)
追求 
需求 

同

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Meta:

  1. 同 is the 69th most frequent character.
  2. 同 has 2 dictionary entries.
  3. 同 appears as a character in 148 words.
  4. 同 appears as a component in 20 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
同 => 冂, 𠮛
Radical :
同 => 冂 (upside down box), 一 (one), 口 (mouth)
Graphical :
同 => 冂, 一, 口

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. tong2 - like/same/similar/together/alike/with
  2. tong4 - see 衚衕|胡同[hu2 tong4]

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. There are no phonetic clues for this character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

不同 
共同 
同 
同事 
同学 (同學)
同时 (同時)
同样 (同樣)

Medium Frequency

一同 
共同点 (共同點)
合同 
同仁 
同伴 
同居 
同志 
同性 
同性恋 (同性戀)
同情 
同意 
同感 
同桌 
同步 
同盟 
同胞 
同行 
同道 
同龄 (同齡)
大同 
如同 
志同道合 
感同身受 
相同 
胡同 
与众不同 (與眾不同)
认同 (認同)
赞同 (讚同)
陪同 
党同伐异 (黨同伐異)

存

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Meta:

  1. 存 is the 384th most frequent character.
  2. 存 has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. 存 appears as a character in 58 words.
  4. 存 appears as a component in 3 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
存 => 𠂇, 仔
Radical :
存 => 𠂇 (left hand), 亻 (human), 子 (child)
Graphical :
存 => 𠂇, ㇒, 丨, ㇇, 亅, 一

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. cun2 - to exist/to deposit/to store/to keep/to survive

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. There are no phonetic clues for this character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

存 
存储 (存儲)
存在 
生存 

Medium Frequency

并存 (並存)
保存 
储存 (儲存)
内存 (內存)
存心 
存折 
存放 
存款 
存活 
存钱 (存錢)
封存 
库存 (庫存)
永存 
温存 (溫存)
留存 
长存 (長存)

Appears In:

存 also appears in:

异

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Meta:

  1. 异 is the 708th most frequent character.
  2. 异 has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. 异 appears as a character in 75 words.
  4. 异 appears as a component in 0 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
异 => 巳, 艹
Radical :
异 => 巳 (oneself), 艹 (grass)
Graphical :
异 => 丨, 匚, 乚, 艹

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. yi4 - different/other/hetero-/unusual/strange/surprising/to distinguish/to separate/to discriminate

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 异 (yi4): The component 巳 is pronounced as 'si4'. It has the same pinyin final.

Example Words:

High Frequency

差异 (差異)
异 (異)
异地 (異地)
异常 (異常)
异性 (異性)
诡异 (詭異)

Medium Frequency

优异 (優異)
同分异构体 (同分異構體)
因人而异 (因人而異)
大同小异 (大同小異)
大放异彩 (大放異彩)
奇异 (奇異)
奇异果 (奇異果)
怪异 (怪異)
日新月异 (日新月異)
标新立异 (標新立異)
求同存异 (求同存異)
无异 (無異)
特异 (特異)
异化 (異化)
异口同声 (異口同聲)
异同 (異同)
异国 (異國)
异地恋 (異地戀)
异域 (異域)
异形 (異形)
异性恋 (異性戀)
异想天开 (異想天開)
异教徒 (異教徒)
异曲同工 (異曲同工)
异样 (異樣)
异母 (異母)
异物 (異物)
异能 (異能)
异议 (異議)
异乡 (異鄉)
见异思迁 (見異思遷)
讶异 (訝異)
诧异 (詫異)
变异 (變異)
离异 (離異)
灵异 (靈異)
惊异 (驚異)
党同伐异 (黨同伐異)
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.