聖

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  1. 聖 is the 958th most frequent character.
  2. 聖 has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. 聖 appears as a character in 72 words.
  4. 聖 appears as a component in 0 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
聖 => 𦔻, 王
Radical :
聖 => 耳 (ear), 口 (mouth), 王 (jade)
Graphical :
聖 => 二, 丨, 二, 口, 一, 一, 丨, 一

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. sheng4 - holy/sacred/saint/sage

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. There are no phonetic clues for this character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

神圣 (神聖)
圣诞 (聖誕)
圣诞节 (聖誕節)

Medium Frequency

大圣 (大聖)
朝圣 (朝聖)
朝圣者 (朝聖者)
圣 (聖)
圣人 (聖人)
圣代 (聖代)
圣保罗 (聖保羅)
圣地 (聖地)
圣地亚哥 (聖地亞哥)
圣彼得堡 (聖彼得堡)
圣徒 (聖徒)
圣心 (聖心)
圣手 (聖手)
圣旨 (聖旨)
圣杯 (聖杯)
圣歌 (聖歌)
圣殿 (聖殿)
圣母 (聖母)
圣洁 (聖潔)
圣经 (聖經)
圣者 (聖者)
圣诞树 (聖誕樹)
圣贤 (聖賢)
圣雄 (聖雄)
圣灵 (聖靈)
万圣节 (萬聖節)

誕

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Meta:

  1. 誕 is the 1994th most frequent character.
  2. 誕 has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. 誕 appears as a character in 12 words.
  4. 誕 appears as a component in 0 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
誕 => 言, 延
Radical :
誕 => 言 (speech), 廴 (long stride), ㇒ (N/A), 止 (stop)
Graphical :
誕 => 一, 丶, 二, 口, ㇋, ㇏, ㇒, 丨, 一, 丨, 一

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. dan4 - birth/birthday/brag/boast/to increase

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 誕 (dan4): The component 延 is pronounced as 'yan2'. It has the same pinyin final.
  2. Pronunciation clue for 誕 (dan4): The component 言 is pronounced as 'yan2'. It has the same pinyin final.

Example Words:

High Frequency

圣诞 (聖誕)
诞生 (誕生)

Medium Frequency

圣诞节 (聖誕節)
诞辰 (誕辰)

節

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Meta:

  1. 節 is the 514th most frequent character.
  2. 節 has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. 節 appears as a character in 122 words.
  4. 節 appears as a component in 0 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
節 => ⺮, 即
Radical :
節 => ⺮ (bamboo), 丨 (line), 彐 (pig snout), 乚 (second), 丶 (dot), 卩 (seal)
Graphical :
節 => ⺮, 丨, ㇕, 二, 乚, 丶, 丨, ㇆

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. jie2 - festival/holiday/node/joint/section/segment/part/to economize/to save/to abridge/moral integrity/classifier for segments, e.g. lessons, train wagons, biblical verses/CL:個|个[ge4]

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 節 (jie2): The component 即 is pronounced as 'ji2'. It has the same pinyin initial.
  2. Pronunciation clue for 節 (jie2): The component 彐 is pronounced as 'ji4'. It has the same pinyin initial.
  3. Pronunciation clue for 節 (jie2): The component 卩 is pronounced as 'jie2'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

情人节 (情人節)
春节 (春節)
节 (節)
节日 (節日)
节目 (節目)

Medium Frequency

佳节 (佳節)
元宵节 (元宵節)
光棍节 (光棍節)
季节 (季節)
情节 (情節)
时节 (時節)
环节 (環節)
节俭 (節儉)
节制 (節制)
节奏 (節奏)
节操 (節操)
节气 (節氣)
节省 (節省)
节节 (節節)
节约 (節約)
节能 (節能)
节食 (節食)
细节 (細節)
圣诞节 (聖誕節)
调节 (調節)
逢年过节 (逢年過節)
过节 (過節)
关节 (關節)
电影节 (電影節)
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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