1. 竅 is the 3014th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 8 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (cave), (white), (square/raft), (knock)
Graphical :
=> , , , , , , , , 丿, , 丿, ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. qiao4 - hole/opening/orifice (of the human body)/(fig.) key (to the solution of a problem)

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 竅 (qiao4): The component 敫 is pronounced as 'jiao3'. It has the same pinyin final.

Example Words:

High Frequency

窍门 (竅門)
诀窍 (訣竅)

Medium Frequency

一窍不通 (一竅不通)
七窍 (七竅)
七窍生烟 (七竅生煙)
开窍 (開竅)
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.