1. 涡 is the 2753rd most frequent character.
  2. has 2 dictionary entries.
  3. appears as a character in 7 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (water), (mouth), (human), (upside down box)
Graphical :
=> , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. guo1 - name of a river
  2. wo1 - eddy/whirlpool

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 涡 (guo1): The component 呙 is pronounced as 'guo1'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

涡轮 (渦輪)
漩涡 (漩渦)

Medium Frequency

旋涡 (旋渦)
涡阳 (渦陽)
涡阳县 (渦陽縣)
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.