生

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  1. 生 is the 34th most frequent character.
  2. 生 has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. 生 appears as a character in 346 words.
  4. 生 appears as a component in 25 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
生 => 龶, ㇒
Radical :
生 => 生 (life)
Graphical :
生 => 龶, ㇒

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. sheng1 - to be born/to give birth/life/to grow/raw, uncooked

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 生 (sheng1): The component 生 is pronounced as 'sheng1'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

人生 
先生 
女生 
学生 (學生)
生 
生命 
生日 
生活 
发生 (發生)

Medium Frequency

一生 
一生一世 
三生有幸 
今生 
来生 (來生)
再生 
出生 
大学生 (大學生)
天生 
学生会 (學生會)
学生证 (學生證)
小学生 (小學生)
新生 
民生 
活生生 
生动 (生動)
生化 
生子 
生存 
生怕 
生意 
生态 (生態)
生成 
生机 (生機)
生死 
生气 (生氣)
生涯 
生物 
生物钟 (生物鐘)
生理 
生产 (生產)
生病 
生肖 
生育 
生菜 
生姜 (生薑)
生长 (生長)
产生 (產生)
男生 
留学生 (留學生)
畜生 
毕业生 (畢業生)
众生 (眾生)
研究生 
终生 (終生)
维生素 (維生素)
考生 
花生 
卫生 (衛生)
卫生巾 (衛生巾)
卫生间 (衛生間)
亲生 (親生)
计生 (計生)
诞生 (誕生)
逃生 
医生 (醫生)
重生 
野生 
陌生 
陌生人 
养生 (養生)
高中生 

兒

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  1. 兒 is the 192nd most frequent character.
  2. 兒 has 2 dictionary entries.
  3. 兒 appears as a character in 233 words.
  4. 兒 appears as a component in 14 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
兒 => 臼, 儿
Radical :
兒 => 臼 (mortar), 儿 (legs)
Graphical :
兒 => 臼, 丿, 乚

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. er2 - son
  2. r5 - non-syllabic diminutive suffix/retroflex final

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 兒 (er2): The component 儿 is pronounced as 'er2'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.
  2. Pronunciation clue for 兒 (r5): The component 儿 is pronounced as 'r5'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

一会儿 (一會兒)
事儿 (事兒)
人儿 (人兒)
今儿 (今兒)
儿 (兒)
儿女 (兒女)
儿子 (兒子)
儿童 (兒童)
劲儿 (勁兒)
味儿 (味兒)
哪儿 (哪兒)
女儿 (女兒)
婴儿 (嬰兒)
宝贝儿 (寶貝兒)
幼儿园 (幼兒園)
明儿 (明兒)
有点儿 (有點兒)
玩儿 (玩兒)
男儿 (男兒)
花儿 (花兒)
这儿 (這兒)
那儿 (那兒)
香奈儿 (香奈兒)
鸟儿 (鳥兒)
点儿 (點兒)

Medium Frequency

一块儿 (一塊兒)
一点儿 (一點兒)
乞儿 (乞兒)
份儿 (份兒)
个儿 (個兒)
倍儿 (倍兒)
光棍儿 (光棍兒)
儿媳 (兒媳)
儿媳妇 (兒媳婦)
儿孙 (兒孫)
儿歌 (兒歌)
儿科 (兒科)
名儿 (名兒)
哥们儿 (哥們兒)
哥儿 (哥兒)
坎儿 (坎兒)
压根儿 (壓根兒)
大伙儿 (大伙兒)
天儿 (天兒)
女儿红 (女兒紅)
女孩儿 (女孩兒)
好玩儿 (好玩兒)
妻儿 (妻兒)
娃儿 (娃兒)
媳妇儿 (媳婦兒)
婴儿车 (嬰兒車)
婴幼儿 (嬰幼兒)
孤儿 (孤兒)
孤儿院 (孤兒院)
孩儿 (孩兒)
容祖儿 (容祖兒)
宠儿 (寵兒)
小儿 (小兒)
小孩儿 (小孩兒)
少儿 (少兒)
差点儿 (差點兒)
幸运儿 (幸運兒)
干活儿 (幹活兒)
幼儿 (幼兒)
待会儿 (待會兒)
快点儿 (快點兒)
患儿 (患兒)
托儿 (托兒)
摊儿 (攤兒)
新生儿 (新生兒)
模特儿 (模特兒)
歌儿 (歌兒)
没事儿 (沒事兒)
活儿 (活兒)
混血儿 (混血兒)
爷们儿 (爺們兒)
片儿 (片兒)
猴儿 (猴兒)
玩意儿 (玩意兒)
生儿育女 (生兒育女)
男孩儿 (男孩兒)
皮儿 (皮兒)
老头儿 (老頭兒)
胎儿 (胎兒)
自个儿 (自個兒)
猫儿 (貓兒)
边儿 (邊兒)
面儿 (面兒)
头儿 (頭兒)
馅儿 (餡兒)

育

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  1. 育 is the 609th most frequent character.
  2. 育 has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. 育 appears as a character in 35 words.
  4. 育 appears as a component in 2 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
育 => No glyph available, 月
Radical :
育 => 亠 (lid), 厶 (private), 月 (moon)
Graphical :
育 => 一, 丶, ㇛, 丶, 冂, 二

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. yu4 - to have children/to raise or bring up/to educate

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 育 (yu4): The component 月 is pronounced as 'yue4'. It has the same pinyin initial.

Example Words:

High Frequency

教育 
体育 (體育)

Medium Frequency

不育 
培育 
孕育 
教育部 
生育 
发育 (發育)
育 
养育 (養育)
体育场 (體育場)
体育馆 (體育館)

Appears In:

育 also appears in:

女

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  1. 女 is the 224th most frequent character.
  2. 女 has 2 dictionary entries.
  3. 女 appears as a character in 126 words.
  4. 女 appears as a component in 248 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
女 => ㇛, 丆
Radical :
女 => 女 (woman)
Graphical :
女 => ㇛, 一, 丿

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. nu:3 - female/woman/daughter
  2. ru3 - archaic variant of 汝[ru3]

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 女 (nu:3): The component 女 is pronounced as 'nu:3'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.
  2. Pronunciation clue for 女 (ru3): The component 女 is pronounced as 'ru3'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

女 
女人 
女孩 
美女 

Medium Frequency

儿女 (兒女)
女儿 (女兒)
女友 
女士 
女婿 
女娲 (女媧)
女子 
女性 
女星 
女朋友 
女王 
女生 
女皇 
女神 
女装 (女裝)
女郎 
侄女 (姪女)
妇女 (婦女)
子女 
少女 
歌女 
淑女 
男女 
织女 (織女)
处女 (處女)
闺女 (閨女)
靓女 (靚女)

Appears In:

女 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.
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