1. 猴 is the 2182nd most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 19 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (dog), (human), No glyph available, (arrow)
Graphical :
=> , , , , , 丿, , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. hou2 - monkey/CL:隻|只[zhi1]

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 猴 (hou2): The component 侯 is pronounced as 'hou2'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

猕猴桃 (獼猴桃)

Medium Frequency

猴儿 (猴兒)
猕猴 (獼猴)
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.