1. 筑 is the 1128th most frequent character.
  2. has 2 dictionary entries.
  3. appears as a character in 10 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (bamboo), (work), (table), (dot)
Graphical :
=> , , , , 丿, ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. zhu4 - five-string lute/another word for Guiyang 貴陽|贵阳[Gui4 yang2], capital of Guizhou province 貴州|贵州[Gui4 zhou1]/Taiwan pr. [zhu2]
  2. zhu4 - to build/to construct/to ram/to hit/Taiwan pr. [zhu2]

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 筑 (zhu4): The component 丶 is pronounced as 'zhu3'. It has the same pronunciation as the character, but differs on tone.

Example Words:

High Frequency

建筑 (建築)

Medium Frequency

建筑师 (建築師)
建筑物 (建築物)
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.