1. 纬 is the 2691st most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 10 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (silk), (tanned leather)
Graphical :
=> , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. wei3 - latitude/woof (horizontal thread in weaving)/weft

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 纬 (wei3): The component 韦 is pronounced as 'wei2'. It has the same pronunciation as the character, but differs on tone.

Example Words:

High Frequency

北纬 (北緯)
经纬 (經緯)
纬度 (緯度)

Medium Frequency

南纬 (南緯)
纬线 (緯線)
谶纬 (讖緯)
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.